The Governor’s Challenge Basketball Tournament held in Salisbury, Maryland has grown to be the largest holiday basketball tournament in the country. In its 38th year, the Governor’s Challenge will bring 120 teams to the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center and surrounding high schools on Dec. 26-29, 2018.


Check back once the tournament begins for live score updates.


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Governor’s Challenge honored by Sports Destination Management

Posted: November-19-2018

Governor’s Challenge honored as a 2018 Champion of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism by Sports Destination Management

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Governor's Challenge listed on Sports Planning Guide's 20 Events Worth Watching

Posted: June-15-2017

SPG scoured thousands of events across major disciplines of athletic competitions to compile 20 major events worth watching.

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Governor's Challenge listed on MaxPreps' high school basketball tournaments to watch in 2016-17

Posted: June-15-2017

MaxPreps highlights over 70 big time high school hoops happenings with national appeal.

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