LEXINGTON – The schedule for the storied Kentucky boys’ high basketball tournament has been changed. Game times for the semifinals and championship of the 2013 boys’ Sweet 16 at Rupp Arena have been finalized. The semifinal round will begin at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 9, followed by the championship game at 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 10.
The change in format from previous year’s tournaments was a necessary because Kentucky is scheduled to host Florida at noon on March 9. The remainder of the Boys’ Sweet 16 will follow the same format as previous years.
The change in format will not be applied to the Girls Sweet 16, which will take place March 13-16 at E.A. Diddle Arena in Bowling Green.
Official times and pairings will be posted following the Sweet 16 Draw Show on Friday, Jan. 25.