IHSA TV Network

Country Financial is the official corporate sponsor of IHSA State Final broadcasts on television via NBC Sports Chicago, as well as IHSA streaming on the NFHS Network. In addition to regular-season action on www.IHSA.tv, NBC Sports Chicago and the NFHS Network team to broadcast nearly every IHSA State Final event.

Check the tabs below to see the broadcast schedule for the 2017-18 school year, including live IHSA State Series action, Playoff Football, as well as the Football State Championship games and America's Original March Madness live on NBC Sports Chicago:

Once you find your event, you can also click the tabs below to search by market to find the station in your area that will carry the games, although all viewers are encouraged to check local listings or use the NBC Sports Chicago Channel Finder.
         
Round Date Game Time Stream
TV
Playoff Show Oct. 21
Reveal 256 qualifiers
8:00 PM

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First Round
Oct. 27-28  Multiple games
All day
 
Second Second
Nov. 3-4
Multiple games All day
 
Quarterfinal
Nov. 10-11
Multiple games
All day  
Semifinals Nov. 17-18
Multiple games
All day
 
         
           
State Finals  Nov. 24  Class 1A State Championship
10:00 AM
State Finals  Nov. 24  Class 2A State Championship
1:00 PM
State Finals  Nov. 24  Class 3A State Championship
4:00 PM
State Finals  Nov. 24  Class 4A State Championship 7:00 PM +
State Finals  Nov. 25  Class 5A State Championship
10:00 AM
State Finals  Nov. 25  Class 6A State Championship
1:00 PM
State Finals  Nov. 25  Class 7A State Championship
4:00 PM +
State Finals  Nov. 25  Class 8A State Championship
7:00 PM +
           
           
                    
 Date Game  Time Stream
Oct. 27
1A Semifinal #1 5:00 PM

Oct. 27
1A Semifinal #2
7:00 PM

Oct. 28
1A Third-Place
3:00 PM

Oct. 28
1A State Championship
5:00 PM

Nov. 3
2A Semifinal #1
1:00 PM

Nov. 3
2A Semifinal #2
3:00 PM

Nov. 3
3A Semifinal #1
5:00 PM

Nov. 3
3A Semifinal #2
7:00 PM

Nov. 4
2A Third-Place
11:00 AM

Nov. 4
2A State Championship
1:00 PM

Nov. 4
3A Third-Place
5:00 PM

Nov. 4
3A State Championship
7:00 PM





 


                    
 Date  Game  Time Stream
 Nov. 10  1A Semifinal #1
9:00 AM

 Nov. 10  1A Semifinal #2
approx. 10:30 AM

 Nov. 10
 2A Semifinal #1
approx. Noon

 Nov. 10
 2A Semifinal #2
approx. 1:30 PM

 Nov. 10
 3A Semifinal #1
4:00 PM

 Nov. 10
 3A Semifinal #2
approx. 5:30 PM

 Nov. 10
 4A Semifinal #1
approx. 7:00 PM

 Nov. 10
 4A Semifinal #2
approx. 8:30 PM

 Nov. 11
 1A Third-Place
9:00 AM

 Nov. 11
 1A State Championship approx. 10:30 AM

 Nov. 11
 2A Third-Place approx. 12:25

 Nov. 11
 2A State Championship
approx. 1:55

 Nov. 11
 3A Third-Place 4:00 PM

 Nov. 11
 3A State Championship approx. 5:30 PM

 Nov. 11
 4A Third-Place approx. 7:25 PM

 Nov. 11
 4A State Championship approx. 8:55 PM





       
                    


Below are NBC Sports Chicago channels by market that will carry the 2017-18 IHSA Football State Championships on November 24-25, as well as the IHSA Girls Basketball State Finals and Boys Basketball State Finals in February and March. Click here to visit NBC Sports Chicago to search for channels by zip code.

The 2017-18 television broadcasts can also be viewed online at www.IHSA.tv and the NBC Sports Live Extra ap.

CARBONDALE/PADUCAH (KY)
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
DirecTV-665/665-1
Dish Network-429/440/441/9575/9579/41228/41229
Mediacom-22


CHAMPAIGN
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
AT&T Uverse-741
Comcast-69
DirecTV-665/665-1
Dish Network-429/440/441/9575/9579/41228/41229
Mediacom-17/18


CHICAGO
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
AT&T Uverse-741
Comcast-37
DirecTV-665/665-1
Dish Network-429/440/441/9575/9579/41228/41229
RCN-370
WOW!-38/65


EVANSVILLE (IN)
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
DirecTV-665/665-1
Dish Network-429/440/441/9575/9579/41228/41229


PEORIA
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
Comcast-56
DirecTV-665/665-1
Dish Network-429/440/441/9575/9579/41228/41229
Mediacom-11/14


QUAD CITIES
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
DirecTV-665/665-1
Dish Network-429/440/441/9575/9579/41228/41229
Mediacom-40

ROCKFORD
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
Comcast-58
DirecTV-665/665-1
Dish Network-429/440/441/9575/9579/41228/41229
Mediacom-105


QUINCY
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
Comcast-63
DirecTV-665/665-1
Dish Network-429/440/441/9575/9579/41228/41229
Mediacom-22


SPRINGFIELD
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel

AT&T Uverse-741
Comcast-64
DirecTV-665/665-1
Dish Network-429/440/441/9575/9579/41228/41229
Mediacom-17/18


ST. LOUIS (MO)
Local Cable
Provider-Channel
AT&T UVERSE-691/1691 or 692/1692
DirecTV-665/665-1
Dish Network-429/440/441/9575/9579/41228/41229
Madison Cable-13


TERRE HAUTE (IN)
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
DirecTV-665/665-1
Dish Network-429/440/441/9575/9579/41228/41229
Mediacom-17/22


INTERNET
All Games-www.IHSA.tv &
NBC Sports Extra Live ap




SATELLITE COORDINATES FOR TV NEWS HIGHLIGHTS
Email Matt Troha (mtroha@ihsa.org) for coordinates