Oilers Begin Tourney Play Ranked 13th

Oilers Begin Tourney Play Ranked 13th

The final poll of the 2017-18 campaign was released by the National Association of Basketball Coaches on March 6. The Oilers ended the year ranked 13th in the nation with a 26-4 record.

The Oilers will be one of 64 programs across the country vying for a national championship this year and they will begin March Madness on March 10 at noon against Drury University in Big Rapids, Mich.

NCAA DII Poll

1. Lincoln Memorial – 30-1
2. Ferris St. – 32-1
3. Western Oregon – 29-1
4. Bellarmine – 24-2
5. Northwest Missouri St. – 27-3
6. Northern St. – 31-3
7. Queens – 28-3
8. Southern Nazarene – 27-2
9. West Florida – 28-3
10. Morehouse – 25-2
11. West Texas A&M – 28-3
12. West Liberty St. – 26-3
13. Findlay – 26-4
14. Wheeling Jesuit – 26-5
15. Valdosta St. – 26-4
16. Dallas Baptist – 26-5
17. Virginia St. – 24-4
18. Bridgeport – 25-5
19. UT-Permian Basin – 24-6
20. Dixie St. – 23-6
21. California Baptist – 25-5
22. Regis – 26-5
23. Arkansas-Fort Smith – 24-5
24. Le Moyne – 24-6
25. Cal Poly Pomona – 23-6