Oilers Ranked 8th in National Poll

Oilers Ranked 8th in National Poll

The University of Findlay men's basketball team has moved up one spot in the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) poll and are now ranked eighth in the nation.

The Oilers are 19-3 on the season and are coming off of a 75-70 win at Hillsdale College on Feb. 9. The win broke a tie with the Chargers for the top spot in the Great Midwest Athletic Conference (G-MAC).

Findlay returns to the hardwood on Feb. 14. They will play a key conference contest against Lake Erie College at 7:30 p.m. in Painesville, Ohio.

NABC Poll

1. Northwest Missouri St. – 23-0
2. West Liberty St. – 19-2
3. Indiana (Pa.) – 21-2
4. Nova Southeastern – 19-2
5. West Texas A&M – 23-3
6. St. Edward's – 21-2
7. USC-Aiken – 20-2
8. Findlay – 19-3
9. Bellarmine – 18-3
10. Queens – 22-3
11. Colorado School of Mines – 22-3
12. Point Loma – 20-3
13. Morehouse – 18-3
14. St. Martin's – 19-3
15. Daemen – 19-3
16. Lynn – 18-3
17. Southern Nazarene – 20-4
18. Davenport – 20-3
19. Florida Southern – 18-4
20. Ashland – 19-4
21. UNC-Pembroke – 17-4
22. Chaminade – 17-4
23. Virginia St. – 20-4
24. St. Anselm – 17-4
25. Francis Marion – 16-4