SOUTH PRINCE GEORGE, Va. -- Richard Bland College has been ranked No. 12 in this week's NJCAA Division II Men's Basketball Poll, as released Tuesday. The Statesmen are currently 10-3 overall, including 4-1 in Region 10. Richard Bland is on break for the holidays before playing again at NJCAA Division I opponent USC Salkehatchie on January 6, 2018 in Allendale, South Carolina. The next national poll will not be released until Jan. 9, 2018.
Richard Bland is down five spots from No. 7 last week, after splitting two games … defeating CCBC Catonsville (Md.) 89-82 at home on December 15 following a 98-86 road setback at Fayetteville Tech (N.C.) on Dec. 13. Cuyahoga (Ohio) Community College (15-0) is ranked No. 1 for the second consecutive week. Fellow Region 10 member Louisburg (N.C.) College (8-3) is ranked No. 16 this week (down from No. 15), while Bryant & Stratton College (8-3) is receiving votes after being ranked No. 14 a week ago.
The complete NJCAA Division II Poll can be found below.
|Rank||College (1st Place Votes)||State||Record||Points||Prev|
|17||Des Moines Area||IA||11-3||43||RV|
Others Receiving Votes
|Arkansas State Mid-South||AR||9-2||12.0||RV|
|Bryant & Stratton||VA||8-3||4.0||14|
|St. Clair County||MI||7-2||4.0||RV|