The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) held a press conference at the Floyd L Maines Veterans Memorial Arena Thursday.
The high school boys semifinals are being held at the arena this Friday and Satruday.
A representative from each section was at the event along with local officials.
NYSPHSAA Executive Director Dr. Robert Azyas says "The community support that we've seen here in Binghamton has certainly out done many of our other state championship events"
The first game is tomorrow and will be between section 6 Olean and section 2 Glen Falls and tip off is set for 9:30 am.