Evangel men, C of O women move up NAIA rankings



The Evangel Men and College of the Ozarks women moved up in the NAIA rankings again this week.

Evangel (13-4) is up two spots to No. 11 in the Men's Division I standings. The Lady Bobcats (16-2) are up one spot to No. 3 in NAIA Division II. This marks the 102nd consecutive week that College of the Ozarks has appeared in the rankings, which is the second longest streak at the Bobcats' level. No. 4 Morningside out of Iowa holds the longest streak with 109 consecutive weeks in the rankings.

The College of the Ozarks' men (14-4) remained at No. 25 this week.

The complete rankings are below.

2012 - 13 NAIA Division I Men's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll - (Jan. 15)

RANK LAST WEEK SCHOOL (1ST PLACE VOTES) 2012 – 13 RECORD TOTAL POINTS
1 2 Columbia (Mo.) (11) 17-0 281
2 5 Pikeville (Ky.) 17-1 271
3 3 Lewis-Clark State (Idaho) 18-1 256
4 6 William Carey (Miss.) 15-2 254
5 4 Oklahoma Baptist 15-3 252
6 7 Lee (Tenn.) 15-1 232
7 8 Westmont (Calif.) 14-3 222
T8 10 Cal State San Marcos 15-4 209
T8 14 Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) 16-2 209
10 25 John Brown (Ark.) 15-3 188
11 13 Evangel (Mo.) 13-4 187
12 10 Montana State-Northern 16-3 181
13 16 Xavier (La.) 15-3 173
14 1 Cumberlands (Ky.) 15-3 168
15 17 Bethel (Tenn.) 17-2 166
16 RV Hope International (Calif.) 17-1 145
17 21 SAGU (Texas) 14-3 142
18 20 Emmanuel (Ga.) 16-2 121
19 18 Westminster (Utah) 14-4 120
20 19 Rogers State (Okla.) 13-5 119
21 23 Faulkner (Ala.) 16-3 82
22 RV Philander Smith (Ark.) 12-4 78
23 9 Science & Arts (Okla.) 8-4 77
24 10 Texas College 13-4 76
25 RV MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.) 14-5 74

Others receiving votes: Arizona Christian 60; Concordia (Calif.) 34; Texas Wesleyan 31; Southern-New Orleans (La.) 28; Oklahoma City 18; Culver-Stockton (Mo.) 13; Shawnee State (Ohio) 9; LSU Shreveport (La.) 7; Mid-Continent (Ky.) 3.

2012-13 NAIA Division II Women's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll - No. 5

RANK LAST TIME SCHOOL (1ST PLACE VOTES) RECORD TOTAL POINTS
1 1 Indiana Wesleyan (13) 20-0 343
2 2 Concordia (Neb.) 17-1 332
3 4 College of the Ozarks (Mo.) 16-2 321
4 4 Morningside (Iowa) 16-4 299
5 7 Briar Cliff (Iowa) 16-4 278
6 8 Eastern Oregon 19-2 277
7 6 Olivet Nazarene (Ill.) 16-3 271
8 13 Concordia (Mich.) 15-3 268
9 9 Saint Francis (Ind.) 18-2 264
10 3 Davenport (Mich.) 18-1 248
11 10 Northwestern (Iowa) 14-4 244
12 11 Saint Xavier (Ill.) 16-3 236
13 12 Valley City State (N.D.) 15-3 203
14 14 Cardinal Stritch (Wis.) 18-3 198
15 15 Bethel (Ind.) 16-4 188
16 17 St. Thomas (Fla.) 16-2 177
17 15 Jamestown (N.D.) 16-3 176
18 23 Grand View (Iowa) 11-4 140
19 22 Southwestern (Kan.) 12-5 124
20 21 College of Idaho 11-6 121
21 19 St. Ambrose (Iowa) 15-3 109
22 RV Oklahoma Wesleyan 12-3 97
23 RV Milligan (Tenn.) 13-6 78
24 RV Huntington (Ind.) 13-6 77
25 RV Menlo (Calif.) 15-3 72

Others receiving votes: Union (Ky.) 50; Mayville State (N.D.) 43; Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.) 42; Oregon Tech 28; Roosevelt (Ill.) 26; Siena Heights (Mich.) 21; Saint Mary (Neb.) 17; Tabor (Kan.) 10; Grace (Ind.) 9; Point Park (Pa.) 8; Ave Maria (Fla.) 7; Madonna (Mich.) 6; Purdue Calumet (Ind.) 4.

2012 - 13 NAIA Division II Men's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll - Rating No. 5

RANK LAST WEEK SCHOOL (1ST PLACE VOTES) 2012 – 13 RECORD TOTAL POINTS
1 1 Eastern Oregon (13) 20-1 343
2 4 William Penn (Iowa) 19-1 331
3 5 Cardinal Stritch (Wis.) 19-2 319
4 6 Indiana Wesleyan 18-2 313
5 7 Northwestern (Iowa) 15-4 297
6 17 St. Thomas (Fla.) 15-3 274
7 9 Mount Mercy (Iowa) 18-2 269
8 11 Warner Pacific (Ore.) 17-4 252
9 2 Embry-Riddle (Fla.) 16-3 250
10 3 Northwood (Fla.) 16-2 245
11 8 Davenport (Mich.) 14-5 239
12 10 Dordt (Iowa) 16-4 224
13 13 Rochester (Mich.) 14-3 218
14 15 Indiana Southeast 15-3 205
15 22 Northwest (Wash.) 17-4 182
16 21 Bethel (Ind.) 16-4 179
17 16 Doane (Neb.) 18-3 177
18 23 Saint Xavier (Ill.) 17-4 139
19 24 Madonna (Mich.) 14-5 133
20 20 Valley City State (N.D.) 14-4 113
21 14 Southern Oregon 15-5 111
22 12 Grace (Ind.) 13-6 107
23 25 Cal Maritime 15-3 105
24 19 Ave Maria (Fla.) 14-2 95
25 25 College of the Ozarks (Mo.) 14-4 93

Others receiving votes: Briar Cliff (Iowa) 60; Saint Mary (Kan.) 56; Cornerstone (Mich.) 48; York (Neb.) 25; Hastings (Neb.) 14; Oklahoma Wesleyan 8; Indiana Tech 6; Dakota State (S.D.) 5; Tennessee Wesleyan 5; Taylor (Ind.) 4.

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