Newberry Ranked No. 10 in Southeast Regional Poll


Newberry Ranked No. 10 in Southeast Regional Poll
Monday, January 9, 2017 | by Bryan Eckelberg, Athletic Communications Assistant

COLUMBUS, Ga. – The Newberry College men’s basketball team is ranked 10th in week seven of the Southeast Region Division II Sports Information Directors of America (D2SIDA) Poll as announced on Monday afternoon.


Newberry is currently on a four-game winning streak with a 9-4 overall record and a 5-3 South Atlantic Conference record.


Newberry was receiving votes in last week’s D2SIDA poll. The Wolves defeated Tusculum 102-89 yesterday afternoon. Fellow South Atlantic member Queens is number one in the region and still undefeated at 13-0. Lincoln Memorial, who Newberry defeated 107-102 on Dec. 17, is number two in the Southeast Region.


Newberry will host Coker on Wednesday. Tipoff is scheduled for 8:00 p.m.

 

2016-17 D2SIDA Southeast Region Week 7 Poll

 

Rank Team Record Points Previous
1. Queens (6) 13-0 60 1
2. Lincoln Memorial 10-3 50 t2
3. Limestone 12-2 42 t2
4. Augusta 10-3 41 6
5. Young Harris 10-3 34 7
6. Columbus State  9-2 30 5
7. Montevallo 9-2 25 4
8. UNC Pembroke 10-4 22 8
9. Pfeiffer 10-2 12 10
10. Newberry 9-4 5 RV


Receiving Votes: Catawba (10-4) 4, Barton (9-4) 3, North Georgia (8-5) 2 
Dropped Out: Flagler (9th)