March 8, 2011

Bentley Men Ranked #22 in Final NABC Division II Poll of Season

WALTHAM, Mass. -- The Bentley University men's basketball team is ranked 22nd in the final National Association of Basketball Coaches Division II poll of the season, which was announced on Tuesday. It marks the fifth time in seven years that Bentley has been ranked in the season's final poll.

Bentley, which will host and be the number one seed for the NCAA Division II East Regional this weekend, is one of just five Division II programs nationally that has been in the NCAA tournament annually since 2005.  The Northeast-10 regular season champion Falcons are 22-7 overall after falling to Adelphi University on Saturday in the NE-10 title game.

Bentley will open NCAA tournament action on Saturday at 6 pm against eighth-seeded C.W. Post.

NABC/Division II Coaches Poll (March 8, 2011 – Final Poll)

 

Record

Points

Pvs

1. West Liberty, W.Va. (8)

29-0

200

1

2. Bellarmine, Ky.

27-2

192

2

3. Augusta State, Ga.

28-3

184

5

4. Central Oklahoma

28-3

171

7

5. Central Washington

26-3

165

10

6. Humboldt State, Calif.

26-3

155

3

7. Alabama-Huntsville

26-4

153

4

8. Minnesota State

24-4

138

6

9. Missouri Southern

25-4

133

8

10. Lincoln Memorial, Tenn.

27-2

128

12

11. Harding, Ark.

25-4

119

17

12. Southern Indiana

24-5

105

11

13. Fort Hays State, Kan.

25-6

93

19

14. Arkansas Tech

24-5

91

13

15. Cal State-Dominguez Hills

23-6

85

20

16. Rollins, Fla.

25-6

81

21

17. Tarleton State, Texas

24-5

65

15

18. Mary, N.D.

23-5

61

14

19. Bowie State, Md.

22-5

51

16

20. Colorado School of Mines

24-5

49

18

21. Indiana, Pa.

24-5

42

NR

22. Bentley, Mass.

22-7

33

22

23. West Texas A&M

23-6

25

T24

24. Benedict, S.C.

21-7

18

T24

25. Wayne State, Mich.

22-7

15

NR

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