Trojans ranked second in latest poll

NIACC's James Harris moves the ball up the court against Central CC-Columbus in Sunday's game in the NIACC gym.
NIACC's James Harris moves the ball up the court against Central CC-Columbus in Sunday's game in the NIACC gym.

MASON CITY - The NIACC men's basketball stayed at No. 2 in the NJCAA Division II rankings released Monday.

NIACC improved to 10-0 overall with a 115-103 win over Central CC-Columbus on Sunday at the NIACC Thanksgiving Challenge. It is the 16th straight poll that the NIACC men have been ranked in dating back to December of the 2018-19 season.

Johnson County CC (10-0) remained the top ranked team in NJCAA Division II.

DMACC (8-2) is ranked 12th and Kirkwood (6-3) is ranked 16th in this week's poll and Iowa Lakes (8-2) is ranked 20th.

NIACC opens ICCAC play at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Southwestern.

NJCAA Division II rankings (Dec. 2, 2019) - Johnson County, NIACC, Schoolcraft, Milwaukee Area Tech, Niagara County, Ancilla, Sullivan County, South Suburban, DCTC, Highland (Kan.), Parkland, DMACC, Erie, North Central Missouri, Davidson County, Kirkwood, Arkansas State Mid-South, Beaver County, Potomac State, Iowa Lakes.