ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com) – For the third consecutive week, the South Atlantic Conference earned three of the top five spots in the NCAA Southeast Region Men's Basketball poll, which was released by the NCAA on Wednesday (Feb. 28). Lincoln Memorial earned the No. 1 spot in the poll once again, followed by Queens at No. 2 and Carson-Newman came in at No. 5.
The Railsplitters of Lincoln Memorial earned the top spot with a 25-1 overall record and are ranked No. 1 in the latest National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) national poll.
The Royals of Queens have an overall record of 26-2 and are ranked No. 5 in the latest NABC national poll.
The Carson-Newman Eagles have an overall record of 22-6.
The rankings are the official poll utilized by the NCAA in the championship selection process and will continue to be released each week by the NCAA Division II Men's Basketball Committee up to the NCAA Championship selections.
NCAA Division II Men's Basketball Regional Rankings can be found at https://www.ncaa.com/rankings/basketball-men/d2/regional-ranking