GPAC men's basketball preseason poll picks 'Dogs sixth

By admin on Oct. 21, 2015 in Men's Basketball

GPAC men’s basketball preseason poll picks ‘Dogs sixth

GPAC Release

SEWARD, Neb. – The Great Plains Athletic Conference announced Wednesday, Oct. 21 the preseason coaches’ poll. Concordia University has been selected to finish sixth in the conference.

The Bulldogs will return four of their five starters from last season, two of which held the top two scoring spots on the team. A team that averaged 77.5 points a game last year will also return two all-conference recipients to the court this upcoming season.

Regular season co-champions in the GPAC from last season, Morningside and Dakota Wesleyan were picked to finish eighth and fourth, respectively. Selected to finish first was Briar Cliff who ended fourth in the conference last year.

The Concordia men’s basketball team will open its season on Saturday, Oct. 31. The game versus Johnson & Wales University will be played in Walz Arena with tipoff set for Noon. 

 

Place

School

Points

First Place Votes

1.

Briar Cliff

90

5

2.

Dordt

86

3

3.

Midland

77

1

4.

Dakota Wesleyan

74

2

5.

Northwestern

62

 

6.

Concordia

60

 

7.

Nebraska Wesleyan

46

 

8.

Morningside

44

 

9.

Hastings

37

 

10.

Doane

19

 

11.

Mount Marty

10