At Bramlage Coliseum, Manhattan
3 p.m.: Pittsburg Colgan vs. Olpe
No. 8 Pittsburg Colgan (14-7) – Colgan had lost 5 of previous 6 games entering sub-state tournament.
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No. 1 Olpe (23-0) – A perfect season so far saw the defense allow 36.1 points per game.
4:45: Central Plains vs. Jackson Heights
No. 5 Central Plains (20-3) – First boys basketball state tournament appearance since the school consolidation in 2010.
No. 4 Jackson Heights (21-2) – Junior Zane Richter is averaging 27.8 points.
6:30: Ellis vs. St. John
No. 7 Ellis (18-5) – Railroaders enter the tournament on a seven-week, 12-game winning streak.
No. 2 St. John (23-0) – Defending state champion boasts 6-foot-9 Kansas State recruit Dean Wade, who averages 25.2 points and 9.5 rebounds.
8:15: Washington County vs. South Gray
No. 6 Washington County (20-3) – Defense hasn’t allowed more than 45 points in a single game since January.
No. 3 South Gray (22-1) – Seniors Tate Skinner and Carson Skidmore average a combined 35.5 points for a team that hasn’t lost in two months.
Colgan-Olpe winner vs. Central Plains-Jackson Heights winner, 4:45 p.m.
Ellis-St. John winner vs. Washington County-South Gray winner, 8:15
Third-place game, 2 p.m.
Tony Adame’s pick: St. John over Central Plains