AHSAA 6A Boys Basketball Championship Game Information
The Spartans will face Buckhorn on Saturday at 2:15 p.m. in Legacy Arena at the BJCC in downtown Birmingham in the 6A boys basketball state championship game.
Thursday, March 2, 2023 -- The Mountain Brook varsity boys basketball team (27-7) is back in familiar territory: the state championship game. The Spartans earned their spot by holding off Paul Bryant High School in the state semi-finals. Head coach Tyler Davis and his team now turn their attention towards Saturday when the Spartans will face Buckhorn (26-7) for the 6A state title at 2:15 p.m. inside Legacy Arena.
Nuggets you need to know:
- The Spartans are seeking their 7th state championship in program history (2013, 2014, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2021)
- This is the program's 9th state championship appearance since 2013 (additional appearances include 2015 and 2020)
- This is Davis' 2nd state championship appearance in 3 years as the Mountain Brook head coach after he replaced Bucky McMillan in 2021
- This is the second meeting between Mountain Brook and Buckhorn this season (Dec. 28, 2022, Buckhorn def. MB, 60-52)
Tickets can be purchased through Ticketmaster or on-site at Legacy Arena.
Legacy Arena has instituted a clear bag policy. ALL BAGS entering the venue must be smaller than 12” x 12” x 6” and be clear and contents visible to security. Any bag, purse, or briefcase that is larger than 12″ x 12″ x 6″ will not be allowed into the Legacy Arena.
TV: All 42 games of the 2023 AHSAA State Finals will be broadcast LIVE on Alabama Public Television and partner stations across the state. CLICK HERE to see the coverage map and television affiliates carrying State Finals across the state.
*Please note State Finals games may be blacked out on YouTubeTV and other live streaming services
Radio Broadcast The Radio Partner for the State Finals is R&B Media. All 42 games throughout the State Finals will be broadcast LIVE.
For semi-finals and finals, CLICK HERE to follow the games on the AHSAA radio network.Live Streaming: Stream every semifinal and final live on the NFHS Network. For a $10.99 subscription, you can watch every AHSAA Basketball game anytime, anywhere on NFHSnetwork.com. You can also watch with the NFHS Network iOS app, Android app, AppleTV app, and RokuTV app. Click here for live streaming.Follow @ahsaa_hoops and @KyleParmley on Twitter for updates.