Highlanders holding steady in NJCAA basketball poll

Highlanders holding steady in NJCAA basketball poll

The McLennan Community College men's basketball team is holding steady at No. 16 in this week's NJCAA Division I Poll.

The top five remained the same as well: Northwest Florida State, first; Vincennes (Indiana), second; Indian Hills (Iowa), third; Salt Lake (Utah), fourth; and Eastern Florida State in fifth.

Odessa, a Region V opponent for the Highlanders, moved up one spot to 13th this week. Tyler from Region XIV and Hill from Region V moved up from receiving votes to 22nd and 23rd, respectively. Trinity Valley dropped from the poll.

The Highlanders are 13-1 on the season and will return to the court Dec. 30 following the holiday break to host Angelina at 4 p.m.

The next NJCAA poll will be released Jan. 9.