Bishop O’Dowd among teams at Nor Cal Tip Off Classic

The Bishop O’Dowd vs. Bullard-Fresno matchup highlights this Saturday’s Nor Cal Tip Off Classic at Newark Memorial High.
The O’Dowd team features 6-foot-9 junior power forward Ivan Rabb, who is ranked No. 3 nationally in the 2015 class by rivals.com. Among the national powers who have offered Rabb scholarships includes Kansas and North Carolina, according to rivals.com. Approximately 30 Division I prospects will be playing in the seven-game event.
Bishop O’Dowd plays Bullard in the final game of the day at 8:30 p.m. The event starts with Fairfield vs. Castro Valley at 11 a.m., followed by College Park vs. St. Mary’s-Stockton (12:30 p.m.), Heritage vs. Oakland (2:15 p.m.), Freedom vs. Granite Bay (3:45 p.m.), Moreau Catholic vs. Monte Vista (5:30 p.m.), Newark Memorial vs. Modesto Christian (7 p.m.) and the O’Dowd-Bullard game.

Phil Jensen