With the FCIAC down to its final four boys basketball teams, Fairfield Warde hosts the 2016 semifinals. No. 2 Trumbull takes on No. 6 Westhill in the first of two games carried live on the HAN Network Tuesday, March 1. You can watch the game live or on-demand below:
In the opening round of the tournament, Westhill beat its crosstown rival, Stamford — avenging a regular season loss; and Trumbull took two overtimes to knock out Ridgefield. The semifinals feature some of the FCIAC’s top players this season, including Jack Moore of Trumbull; and Tyrell Alexander and Parish Rowell of Westhill. You can read more about the semifinal matchups in Tim Murphy’s broadcast preview.
Upcoming games and more
With the girls’ FCIAC tournaments in the books (check out the links to those games below), the boys crown champions in basketball and hockey this week. The HAN Network has exclusive rights to the FCIAC playoffs and championships. Check out the complete broadcast schedule here.
Winter 2016 Postseason Broadcasts:
• FCIAC Boys Basketball Semifinal: No. 1 Danbury vs. No. 4 Wilton
• FCIAC Boys Basketball Semifinal: No. 2 Trumbull vs. No. 6 Westhill
• FCIAC Boys Ice Hockey Playdown: No. 4 Ridgefield vs. No. 5 New Canaan
• FCIAC Girls Ice Hockey Championship: No. 1 Darien vs. No. 2 New Canaan
• FCIAC Girls Basketball Championship: No. 1 Fairfield Warde vs. No. 2 Stamford
• FCIAC Girls Ice Hockey Semifinal: No. 1 Darien vs. No. 4 Stamford-Westhill-Staples
• FCIAC Girls Ice Hockey Semifinal: No. 2 New Canaan vs. No. 4 Ridgefield
• 2016 FCIAC Wrestling Championship
• 2016 FCIAC Indoor Track & Field Championships
• 2016 FCIAC Cheerleading Championships
The HAN Network, formerly known as Hersam Acorn Newspapers, is the exclusive FCIAC broadcast partner through the spring of 2018. HAN Network’s broadcasting division replaced HANRadio.com with a new focus on live video streams of high school athletics along with the Network’s news and lifestyle programming.
Along with Connecticut high school sports contests, HAN broadcasts a daily news program, Coffee Break, focusing on southwestern Connecticut at 11 a.m. and a sports talk show, Nutmeg Sports, Monday-Wednesday. You can watch all the shows at live.HAN.Network or on demand at live.HAN.Network/han-on-demand/.