MBCA releases seventh boys basketball rankings




The biggest changes in this week Missouri Basketball Coaches Association Rankings rankings occured in the big classes. In Class 4, Republic is now No. 2, Hillcrest bumped up one spot to No. 8 and Webb City entered the rankings at No. 10. Nixa slipped from its perch at No. 1 in Class 5 to No. 2 after two losses in the Bass Pro Tournament of Champions.

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CLASS 1
1. Meadville (16-0)
2. Drexel (14-1)
3. South Iron (16-2)
4. Fair Play (16-1)
5. Leopold (15-2)
6. Braymer (13-1)
7. Ridgeway (14-2)
8. Glasgow (13-2)
9. Southwest (Livingston) 12-2
10. Oak Ridge (13-4)
others receiving votes:   Eminence, North Andrew, Everton,

CLASS 2
 1. Billings (15-1)
2. West Platte (15-0)  
3. Canton (13-0)
4. Holcomb (14-3)
5. Salisbury (13-1)
6. Crossroads (14-2)
7. Oran (15-2)
8. Bernie (10-3)
9. Iberia (15-3)  
10. Cole Camp (13-3)
others receiving votes: Sacred Heart, Gallatin, Advance, Crane, Portageville,

CLASS 3
1. Madison Prep (16-1)  
2. Charleston (16-2)    
3. Maplewood (14-4)
4. John Burroughs (14-1)
5. Higginsville (12-0)
6. Fatima (15-1)
7. Clever (14-2)
8. St. James (15-1)
9. Strafford (13-2)
10. Cuba (15-2)
others receiving votes:  Southern Boone, Alton, Mt. Vernon, Hogan Prep, Hartville, North county Tech,

CLASS 4
1. Sikeston (16-1)
2. Republic (14-1)
3. Lafayette (St. Joseph) (14-3)    
4. Center (13-3)
5. Duchesne (13-2)  
6. Liberty North (11-4)
7. Mexico (12-3)
8. Hillcrest (12-5)
9. Moberly (12-3)
10. Webb City (12-3)
others receiving votes: Park Hills Central, Westminster, Harrisonville, Desoto

CLASS 5
1. Hazelwood Central (12-3)    
2. Nixa (13-3)
3. Lee's Summit West (12-2)
4. Hickman (16-2)
5. Blue Springs South (14-2)
6. Ladue (15-3)
7. CBC (14-4)   
8. DeSmet (11-5)
9. Parkview (15-2)
10. Rockhurst (15-3)
others receiving votes: Vianney, Liberty, Ft. Zumwalt South, Lee's Summit North,


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