East High tournament gives good look to local boys hoops season

Ridgeview's Jordan Roberts will figure prominently in the Wolf Pack's offense this season.

The boys basketball season officially kicked off Tuesday night and really kicks into gear today with the start of the EBHS Holiday Classic at East High, where three of the tournament’s eight teams have places in the BVarsity Preseason Top 20.

No. 3 Ridgeview, No. 7 Liberty and No. 14 Independence are joined by McFarland, West, Foothill and two teams from host East.

Ridgeview advanced to the Central Section Division II semifinals a year ago and has a large group of returners back.

Lead by 6-foot-6 wing Jordan Roberts, Justin McCall, Isaiah Martin and Pardeep Dhand,

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Boys Basketball Central Section preseason Top 20 1. Reedley-Immanuel (30-3 last year, Division IV) 2. Centennial (22-9, D-I) 3. Ridgeview (21-8, D-II) 4. Clovis North (15-14, D-I) 5. Clovis-Buchanan (10-16, D-I) 6. Fresno-Edison (22-9, D-I) 7. Hanford (27-5, D-III) 8. Liberty (20-11, D-I)

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If you can’t make it to the Liberty vs. Clovis game for the Central Section’s Division I football championship, BVarsity has you covered. In conjunction with ESPN Bakersfield, BVarsity Live is providing a live audio broadcast of the game, which kicks off at 7 p.m. Friday at Clovis’ Lamonica



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