Bobcat Mens Hoops Jumps Four Slots in National Poll
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Thanks to a now 10-game win streak, the Georgia College & State University men's basketball team (16-2, 9-0 PBC) jumped four spots in the most recent National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Division II Poll, earning the No. 21 slot.
Georgia College hasn't lost in over a month, beginning with a victory over Voorhees College Dec. 30. The Bobcats are 9-0 in Peach Belt Conference (PBC) play as well.
The Bobcats are the second team listed from the PBC, coming behind No. 12 Augusta State University at 17-2 overall. Arkansas Tech takes the No. 1 slot at 18-0.
The Bobcats are back in action tonight, Feb. 3 at 7:30 p.m., hosting North Georgia.
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