2017 OHSAA Boys Basketball Tournament

The R+L Carriers Hometown Showcase is rolling back into Columbus, Ohio for the 2017 Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) Boys Basketball State Tournament! Last year, the Hometown Showcase was a proud sponsor of the tournament, which takes place at The Schottenstein Center on the campus of The Ohio State University.

Interactive Fan Experience

 Fans can come to cheer on their team and have an interactive experience at the R+L Carriers Hometown Showcase hauler. The hauler provides entertainment, games, and fun for all. Our HD video display outside the hauler will even give fans a chance to catch up on March Madness action before and after the state tournament games.


Fans enjoying the Hometown Showcase at the OHSAA Bous Basketball Tournament last year.

2017 OHSAA Championship

The 16 team tournament starts Thursday, March 23 and will run through Saturday, March 25. Division II and Division IV semifinals will be Thursday, with Division III and Division I semifinals taking place Friday. Each state final for each division will be Saturday. Here is a complete tournament schedule:

Division II

Wauseon  vs. Cols. Eastmoor Academy, Thursday at 10:45 a.m.

Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary  vs. Trotwood-Madison , Thursday at 2:00 p.m.

State Final: Saturday at 10:45 a.m.

Division IV

Delphos St. John’s  vs. Cle. Hts. Lutheran East , Thursday at 5:15 p.m.

Columbus Wellington vs. Lima Perry , Thursday at 8:30 p.m.

State Final: Saturday at 2:00 p.m.

Division III

Cle. Villa Angela-St. Joseph vs. No. 4 Proctorville Fairland , Friday at 10:45 a.m.

No. 10 Cin. Roger Bacon  vs. Archbold , Friday at 2:00 p.m.

State Final: Saturday at 5:15 p.m.

Division I

Pickerington Central (26-2) vs. Cin. Archbishop Moeller, Friday at 5:15 p.m.

Lakewood St. Edward  vs. No. 4 Massillon Jackson, Friday at 8:30 p.m.

State Final: Saturday at 8:30 p.m.

OSHAA Boys Basketball

All games will be played at the Jerome Schottenstein Center, Columbus, Ohio.

All games will be played at the Jerome Schottenstein Center, Columbus, Ohio. Championship games on Saturday will be broadcasted live on Spectrum Sports and all 12 state tournament games will be live streamed on the Spectrum Sports website.

Career Opportunities

Visiting the  R+L Carriers Hometown Showcase hauler is a great opportunity to learn about the exciting careers in the logistics industry. There are many reasons why someone should consider a logistics career. Our drivers are important and we are hiring drivers, but there are other career opportunities too in technology, sales, mechanic, security and more! Check out our YouTube playlist to watch videos about our different logistics careers.

We are excited to collaborate with the Ohio High School Athletic Association again to bring Ohio sports fans a great experience. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for news from the tournament and view our 2017 calendar to see when the Hometown Showcase will be rolling into a community near you!


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