The Schoolcraft College men's basketball team held steady at number two again this week in the NJCAA Division II men's basketball poll. The Ocelots entered the week with a 20-1 overall record and a 11-1 mark in the MCCAA Eastern Conference. They won their only game last week beating Wayne County Community College District. They return to action on Saturday when the host number 12 St. Clair County Community College.
St. Clair County Community College moved up two spots to number 12 in this week's rankings. The Skippers had a 22-4 overall record and a 9-3 MCCAA Eastern Conference record entering this week. They went 2-0 last week beating then #11 - Mott Community College and Macomb Community College. They are back on the hardwood on Saturday when they face number two Schoolcraft College in Livonia, MI.
Mott Community College dropped four spots to number 15 this week. The Bears started the week with a 20-4 overall record and a 9-3 MCCAA Eastern Conference mark. They went 2-1 last week losing to then number 14 - St. Clair County Community College and beating both Wayne County Community College District and Alpena Community College. They are off until Monday when they host Macomb Community College.
Edison State Community College moved up one spot to number 16 in this week's rankings. The Chargers entered the week with a 22-4 overall record and an OCCAC record of 9-3. They went 3-0 last week beating Miami University-Hamilton, Clark State Community College and Lorain County Community College. They are back in action on Saturday when they travel to Kirtland, OH to face Lakeland Community College.
Cuyahoga Community College also moved up one spot to number 17. The Triceratops started the week with a 21-5 overall record and a 11-1 OCCAC mark. They were 3-0 last week beating Owens Community College, Lakeland Community College and Sinclair Community College. They return to the hardwood on Saturday when they host Columbus State Community College.
Henry Ford College rounds out the Region XII teams in the poll as they are in the other schools receiving votes category again this week. The Hawks had a 18-8 overall record and a 10-3 MCCAA Eastern Conference mark to begin the week. They went 1-1 last week, losing to Henry Ford College before knocking off Delta College. They will be at Wayne County Community College District on Saturday for their next contest.