UMass-Lowell remains the #1 team in the nation by a 6-point margin over Ohio State University who comes in at #2. The top four remain the same with the University of South Carolina jumping 3 spots to round out the top-five. Two newcomers join the Top 20 with others making leaps and others taking falls. Check out the Phenom Elite Week 21 NCBBA-M Top 20 Poll to see where everyone landed!
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After closing out their regular season undefeated at 18-0, the River Hawks from UMass-Lowell are the new #1 team, edging out Ohio State by 4 points. The University of South Carolina makes a huge jump landing at #8 and Auburn and IUPUI join the Phenom Elite 20 while Syracuse and Maryland drop out. Check out the Phenom Elite Week 19 NCBBA Top 20 to see where everyone lands!
Next Poll Released: 3/19/2020!
UNC-Asheville, Havard University – Hoopsters, Maryville University, Monmouth University, West Virginia University, Western Kentucky University, and Wittenberg University have been placed on probation for the remainder of this season and possibly all of next season for violation of NCBBA Rule 22.01.0.
The University of Connecticut and Merrimack College have been placed on probation for the remainder of this season and possibly all of next season for violation of NCBBA Rule 22.01.0.
Per usual, Ohio State University and UMass-Lowell claim #1 and #2 respectively even though UMass Lowell inches closer to that #1 position. This week they were only 5 points back. Missouri makes some noise jumping into the Top 5 after taking the series against SIUE-White. Lots of other big match-ups the last two weeks made the Phenom Elite Week 17 NCBBA Top 20 change quite a bit. We see three newcomers to the Top 20 after big wins and other teams drop out after tough losses. Lots of basketball to be played, but check out where everyone is slated in this weeks poll!
NEXT POLL RELEASED: 3/5/20
Augustana College, Bellarmine University, and Southern New Hampshire University have all been placed on probation for the remainder of this season and possibly all of next season for violation of NCBBA Rule 22.01.0.