COLUMBUS, Ga. – The Newberry College men’s basketball team currently sits in fifth place of the second D2SIDA poll of the season after capping off a perfect week on Saturday against Brevard, 101-72.
Last week Newberry was sitting in fourth place behind Mount Olive, Georgia Regents and Lincoln Memorial. This week, the Wolves are now behind UNC Pembroke who is 4-0 and received four more votes than Newberry.
The Wolves have a key conference matchup against Catawba on Tuesday then a non-conference meeting at Southern Wesleyan.
At the top of the poll is fellow South Atlantic Conference member, Lincoln Memorial, who currently is undefeated on the season at 4-0. Tied with the Railsplitters is Mount Olive who is 5-0 on the campaign.
The D2SIDA and NABC national polls are scheduled to be released on Tuesday afternoon.