Give Now

Noon Edition

Indiana’s Debate Over Single Class Basketball

Many say a return to the old system would be too difficult because high school basketball has changed.

Should high school basketball teams play in the same division regardless of school size? That’s the question the Indiana High School Athletics Association has been asking coaches, athletic directors, and players at town hall meetings all around the state this spring.

The meetings are a response to legislation Senator Mike Delph proposed to bring back single class basketball, and while some say letting small and large schools play together adds excitement to the game, others say more teams are able to win state championships under the current system.

Join us Friday at 12 p.m. with your questions for our panelists. You can visit this site to be part of our live chat, follow us on Twitter @NoonEdition, or join us on the air by calling in at 812-855-0811 or 1-877-285-WFIU.


Bob Plump – member of the 1954 Indiana state basketball championship team from Milan High School

Rex Kirts – Retired sports writer for The Herald-Times

Curt Benge – Girls’ varsity basketball coach at Plainfield High School

Stay Connected

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Noon Edition:

Support For Indiana Public Media Comes From

About Noon Edition

Search Noon Edition

Noon Edition is on Twitter