Local Colleges Doing Quite Well in National Basketball Polls

The Local College scene is full of Nationally ranked teams...

Crichton College makes history by cracking the NAIA top 25 for the first time ever.

The Comets are 13th in this weeks' National Poll.

Crichton in 17-and-8 overall and number one in their first year in the Transouth Conference with 4-games remaining.

Their final home game is Thursday night against Martin Methodist at the Mid-South Coliseum.

Coach Verties Sales Southwest Tennessee Saluqis move up to number 9 in the National Junior College Poll.

That's up from 10th last week.

The Saluqis are 18-and-3 overall and will host the Region 7 Men's and Women's Tournaments next month.

And the Rangers of Northwest Community College are back up to 4th in the Juco Poll.

The Rangers are 21-and-1 overall...

Northwest is shooting for a second straight trip to the Junior College National Championships.