No. 2 Sheldon Huskies (28-5) vs. No. 4 Jesuit Marauders (27-6), 8 p.m., Power Balance Pavilion
Comment: In a first, two Sacramento-area teams will play for the D-I boys title and a trip to next week's state championship game. Jesuit hopes its dramatic, come-from-behind 44-41 semifinal win over top-seeded De La Salle in Concord will provide the spark to end a seven-game skid to the Delta River League-rival Huskies.
No. 1 Archbishop Mitty Monarchs-San Jose (29-3) vs. No. 2 Newark Memorial Cougars (28-4), 4 p.m., Power Balance Pavilion
Comment: Archbishop Mitty, the defending D-II NorCal and state champion, has one of the nation's top players in 6-foot-8 Aaron Gordon. Newark Memorial features one of the state's top defenses.
No. 1 Sacred Heart Cathedral Fightin' Irish-San Francisco (27-5) vs. No. 2 Bishop O'Dowd Dragons-Oakland (27-5), noon, Power Balance Pavilion
Comment: The Irish have depth and talent, led by seniors Josh Fox and Taylor Johns, a 6-5 interior force. The Dragons are two-time defending NorCal D-III champions with two college scholarship players, 6-7 Richard Longrus (Washington State) and 6-6 T.J. Daniel (USC, football).
No. 1 Salesian Pride-Richmond (32-2) vs. No. 3 Sacred Heart Prep Gators-Atherton (23-6), 7 p.m., Folsom High School
Comment: Defending champion Salesian, ranked No. 1 in Northern California by Cal-Hi Sports and NorCalPreps.com, has one of the nation's top juniors in 6-4 Jabari Bird. Sacred Heart Prep upset No. 2 Modesto Christian 58-57 in the semis behind star Mitch McConnell's 25 points.
No. 1 St. Joseph Notre Dame Pilots-Alameda (28-4) vs. No. 2 Pinewood Panthers-Los Altos Hills (27-5), 3 p.m., Folsom High School
Comment: St. Joe's coach Don Lippi earned his 700th win in the semifinals for the defending D-V NorCal and state champion.
No. 1 Berkeley Yellowjackets (28-2) vs. No. 3 Kennedy Cougars (26-8), 6 p.m., Power Balance Pavilion
Comment: The Yellowjackets and senior point guard Elisha Davis (Arizona State) go after an 11th NorCal championship. The Cougars will try to play spoilers behind star Lynette Johnson and a cadre of scrappy role players led by senior point guard Lori Wong.
No. 1 St. Mary's Rams-Stockton (30-3) vs. No. 3 Archbishop Mitty Monarchs-San Jose (26-5), 2 p.m., Power Balance Pavilion
Comment: The Rams seek their fourth consecutive NorCal title, and second in D-II, while perennial power Mitty returns to the final after a one-year absence.
No. 1 Bishop O'Dowd Dragons-Oakland (28-3) vs. No. 6 Miramonte Matadors (31-1), 10 a.m., Power Balance Pavilion
Comment: Bishop O'Dowd, the defending NorCal champion, features three of the state's top juniors in 6-3 Oderah Chidom and Breanna Brown and 6-1 Kendall Waters. Slick-shooting Miramonte's only loss was to O'Dowd in the North Coast Section title game.
No. 1 Salesian Pride-Richmond (30-4) vs. No. 2 St. Mary's Panthers-Berkeley (26-7), 5 p.m., Folsom High School
Comment: This is a rematch of league and North Coast Section rivals. St. Mary's beat Salesian twice in league before losing to the Pride in the North Coast Section championship game.
No. 1 Brookside Christian Knights-Stockton (28-4) vs. No. 2 Eastside Prep Panthers-East Palo Alto (17-13), 1 p.m., Folsom High School
Comment: The Knights and their all underclass starting lineup are led by section scoring leader Tiara Tucker (26.3 points), a 5-6 sophomore guard.