KANSAS CITY, Mo. –Following an upset of then-No. 12 Barry, along with a sound 19-point win at Embry-Riddle, Nova Southeastern has jumped all the way to No. 9 in this week’s National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) poll, released Tuesday afternoon.
Slotted at No. 17 a week ago, the Sharks continue to impress during the early stages of the season after opening Sunshine State Conference play with a pair of notable victories. Leading scorers
Nova Southeastern takes over as the highest ranked team in the SSC, followed by No. 15 Florida Southern and No. 16 Barry.
No. 1 Bellarmine received all 16 first-place votes for the third consecutive week, as the Top-5 remained unchanged.
Nova Southeastern will look to build on its 5-0 start when it travels to face Saint Leo this Saturday at 7:30 p.m. For complete coverage of the action, follow the Sharks on Twitter @NSU_MBasketball or visit the schedule page