Tuesday, February 21, 2012
Northland, Dunbar, La Salle remain atop hoop rankings
By David Auguste
The biggest game of the past week pit ranked squads La Salle and Moeller in a battle for Cincy supremacy. Behind 19 points from Connor Speed, La Salle was able to hold on for a 42-34 win. The victory keeps La Salle at No. 3, while Moeller drops down a spot to No. 7. New to the list is Alliance, one of four remaining unbeaten squads in Division II. The Aviators beat Canton South by 26 to get to 20 wins. Top-ranked Northland clinched its sixth consecutive City title this past week and moved up to No. 28 in the POWERADE FAB 50.
Here's a look at the top three teams:
1. Northland (19-1) — last week No. 1
2. Dunbar (20-0) — last week No. 2
3. La Salle (20-1) — last week No. 3