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Dordt Receives Votes In Latest Men’s Basketball Poll

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Mustangs of Morningside remain in the No. 1 spot for the second week in a row of the 2019-20 NAIA DII Men’s Basketball Coaches’ Top 25 Poll. The Mustangs captured all 12 first-place votes this week.

The No. 1 Mustangs are ranked in the top five in four different statistical categories including: field goal percentage (.540), scoring defense per game (65.11), total rebound defense (28.50) and scoring margin (18.389)
The Mustangs are currently undefeated with a record of 18-0 overall. The have made it through half of the Great Plains Athletic Conference schedule at 10-0.

2019-2020 NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball Coaches’ Top 25 – Poll 3 (Jan. 15)

RANK LAST WEEK SCHOOL [1st PLACE VOTES] RECORD FINAL POINTS
1 1 Morningside (Iowa) [12] 18-0 312
2 2 Indiana Wesleyan 15-3 291
3 5 College of Idaho 15-3 288
4 6 Olivet Nazarene (Ill.) 18-1 287
5 2 Oregon Tech 14-2 270
6 4 Mount Vernon Nazarene (Ohio) 16-2 269
7 10 Ottawa (Kan.) 16-1 254
8 12 Washington Adventist (Md.) 15-3 230
8 8 Marian (Ind.) 13-4 230
10 7 Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.) 15-3 224
11 9 Bethel (Ind.) 16-2 222
12 13 IU Kokomo (Ind.) 15-3 205
13 14 Lourdes (Ohio) 14-4 182
14 22 Keiser (Fla.) 14-3 161
15 18 Southern Oregon 12-4 149
16 NR Oklahoma Wesleyan 14-4 144
17 23 Mount Marty (S.D.) 15-4 137
18 NR Grace (Ind.) 13-5 136
19 RV Union (Ky.) 13-5 126
20 RV Southeastern (Fla.) 14-5 116
21 17 Saint Francis (Ind.) 14-4 107
22 RV Madonna (Mich.) 14-5 100
23 25 Antelope Valley (Calif.) 13-4 95
24 RV Mayville State (N.D.) 13-2 62
25 NR Holy Cross (Ind.) 14-5 59

Dropped Out: Michigan-Dearborn, Bethel (Kan.), Spring Arbor (Mich.), Ave Maria (Fla.)

Receiving Votes: Dordt (Iowa) 47, Indiana Southeast 40, Michigan-Dearborn 39, Northwest (Wash.) 33, Concordia (Neb.) 30, Bethel (Kan.) 25, Spring Arbor (Mich.) 16, Montreat (N.C.) 15, Ave Maria (Fla.) 15, Saint Xavier (Ill.) 11, Bellevue (Neb.) 3

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