High school basketball tournaments were going on all across the state this weekend. As I traveled back down the Bitterroot Saturday from the Darby wrestling tournament, Hamilton was all the buzz with folks watching the Class C Tourney.

BOYS BASKETBALL State A Tournament at Bozeman (MSU)

Loser Out

Butte Central 65, Corvallis 60

Laurel 62, Polson 54

Third Place

Butte Central 63, Laurel 56

Championship

Columbia Falls 55, Dillon 43

Northern B at Shelby
Loser Out

Cut Bank 52, Glasgow 29

Malta 64, Rocky Boy 58, OT

Third Place

Cut Bank 60, Malta 40

Championship

Wolf Point 48, Shelby 43

Southern B at Laurel
Loser Out

Broadus 55, Forsyth 54

Whitehall 47, Shepherd 42

Third Place

Whitehall 33, Broadus 24

Championship

Columbus 66, Huntley Project 53

Eastern C at Sidney
Loser Out

Froid/Medicine Lake 55, Culbertson 38

Nashua 57, Lustre Christian 45

Third Place

Froid/Medicine Lake 59, Nashua 46

Championship

Scobey 61, Fairview 58, 2OT

Southern C at Miles City
Loser Out

Absarokee 58, Broadview-Lavina 46

Northern Cheyenne 58, Hysham 48

Third Place

Absarokee 74, Northern Cheyenne 70

Championship

Joliet 92, St. Labre 87, 2OT

GIRLS BASKETBALL
State A Tournament at Belgrade
Loser Out

Billings Central 58, Belgrade 42

Dillon 60, Anaconda 38

Third Place

Billings Central 41, Dillon 33

Championship

Butte Central 52, Laurel 43

State B Tournament at Butte
Loser Out

Baker 51, Three Forks 45

Shepherd 45, Missoula Loyola 31

Third Place

Shepherd 50, Baker 32

Championship

Fairfield 46, Malta 37

State C Tournament at Hamilton
Loser Out

Belt 58, Fairview 48

Winnett-Grass Range 50, Joliet 37

Third Place

Belt 39, Winnett-Grass Range 29

Championship

Saco-Whitewater 38, Harlowton-Ryegate 37