SIAC Men’s Basketball Tops NABC and Regional Rankings - ATLANTA, Ga (January 16, 2018) – As the basketball season continues, three SIAC men’s basketball teams were named to this week’s regional polls, sponsored by D2SIDA, while some of these same teams have been ranked in the Top 25 according to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC). The Men's Basketball Division II Media Poll, sponsored by D2SIDA, is in its third year of existence. The regional poll is released every Monday, followed by the national poll on Tuesday. These weekly rankings are independent of the official NCAA Regional Rankings that will be released closer to the end of the season. All records are as of Sunday evening. This week, Morehouse is ranked No. 2, Claflin came in at No. 5, and Clark Atlanta finished at No. 8. According to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Top 25 Poll, Morehouse, along with West Liberty, are now the only undefeated teams remaining in the NCAA Division II which allowed them to solidify their spot at No. 14. The Claflin Panthers too are ranked by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) as they replace the Maroon Tigers at No. 20. Claflin is one of four teams that moved into this week’s top 25 along with No. 21 Valdosta State, No. 24 Southern Nazarene – in the top 25 for the first time as a member of Division II.
Kennesaw State Softball Garners Top Spot in ASUN Preseason Coaches’ Poll - Coming off a 40-win season that included a postseason berth plus a solid nucleus returning, Kennesaw State was picked to finish first in the 2018 ASUN Conference Softball Preseason Coaches’ Poll that was released on Wednesday (Jan. 17). The Owls, who received four first-place votes and totaled 46 points to finish ahead of defending conference […]
Lady Marauders Moves Up in Regional Rankings - ATLANTA, Ga (January 16, 2018) – The Central State University women’s basketball team is tied for No. 8 in the South Region of the Women’s Basketball Division II Media Regional Poll, sponsored by D2SIDA.
SIAC Men’s Basketball Captures Three Spots in Regional Rankings - ATLANTA, Ga – Out of 14 institutions, the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) has three teams represented in this week’s Men's Basketball Division II Media Regional Poll, sponsored by D2SIDA. Clark Atlanta, Claflin, and Morehouse have all been powerhouses this season and are scheduled to face each other soon as conference play continues. The rankings, released January 10, ranked three SIAC teams, among those in the South Region rankings are: Clark Atlanta (14-1) is ranked ninth, Claflin (16-1) is ranked seventh, while Morehouse (13-0) is ranked third.
CAU Panthers Ranked Among Top 10 in NCAA South Region - The Clark Atlanta University men’s basketball team is ranked among the best teams in the South, according to the Sports Information Directors of America. The Panthers, 14-1 and 8-0 in the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, are ranked ninth in the latest D2SIDA men’s South Region rankings. The Panthers are fresh off a week in which […]
Tigers Ascend in National and Regional Polls - ATLANTA (January 10, 2018) – The Morehouse basketball program is moving steadily up the national and regional polls that rank Division II teams.
Georgia State’s D’Marcus Simonds Named Sun Belt Player of the Week - Georgia State sophomore D’Marcus Simonds led the Panthers to a pair of key home wins and earned Sun Belt Player-of-the-Week honors as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon. Simonds earned Georgia State’s first honor of the year and second of his career with wins over Little Rock and Arkansas State last week while averaging 26.0 points, […]
Kennesaw State’s Kamiyah Street ASUN Freshman of the Week - Another strong performance has earned Kennesaw State guard Kamiyah Street ASUN Conference Women’s Basketball Freshman of the Week accolades, the conference announced on Tuesday (Jan. 9). It marks her third Freshman of the Week honor this season. Street made an impressive ASUN Conference debut against Lipscomb on Saturday as she filled up the stat sheet while nearly […]
Morgan State Women’s Off To Best Start In Seven Years - The Morgan State Lady Bears closed out their non-conference schedule Dec. 28 with a winning record (7-6) for the first time since the 2008-09 season. A week later they opened up their MEAC schedule with a 63-50 victory over the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. The victory became the 360th for Coach Ed Davis […]
Georgia State Earns First Bowl Victory - Led by Most Valuable Player Conner Manning and a strong effort by the defense, Georgia State earned the first bowl victory in school history with a 27-17 win over Western Kentucky in the AutoNation Cure Bowl at Camping World Stadium. The win also gave the Panthers (7-5, 5-3 Sun Belt) their school-record seventh victory of […]