BUFFALO, N.Y. (Jan. 20) - The Erie Community College men's basketball team continues its move up the NJCAA Division II rankings as the Kats are now in third place in this week's NJCAA Division II poll. The 13-1 Kats, winners of 10 straight, recorded 155 points in the poll. ECC was eighth in the first three polls of the season and moved to fifth in the Nov. 30, Dec. 7 and Jan. 4 editions, before moving to fourth in the Jan. 11 poll. South Mountain Community College of Phoenix, Ariz., is the division's top-ranked team and is 18-0. The entire poll can be seen by clicking here.
The Kats play Thursday at Monroe Community College and will face Mercyhurst North East Saturday at 3 p.m. in the Flickinger Center.