BUFFALO, N.Y. - Feb. 5 - The Erie Community College men's basketball team climbed five spots in this week's NJCAA Division II poll as the Kats are now ranked ninth. ECC, 17-3 overall and winners of 15-straight games, were ranked 14th last week. In their last contest, the Kats picked up a 92-81 win over previously fifth-ranked Monroe CC on Feb. 2.
ECC plays Niagara County CC at 7:30 p.m. today in a Western New York Athletic Conference contest in Sanborn, N.Y. The ECC women's basketball team, which is 15-4 overall and received votes in last week's NJCAA Division II poll, plays NCCC at 5:30 p.m.