Some shuffling in BND basketball rankings results in new small-school No. 1

News-DemocratDecember 16, 2013 

Large-School Boys Basketball Rankings (Class 3A-4A)

Rankings for metro-east teams; voting by area coaches and News-Democrat staff (first-place votes in parentheses; records from last season):

Rank Team W-L

1. Edwardsville (7) 7-0

2. Alton 6-0

3. (tie) Althoff 5-1

3. East St. Louis 5-2

5. Cahokia 3-3

Also receiving votes: O'Fallon (3-4), Belleville East (3-3), Belleville West (2-3), Collinsville (3-5)

Small-School Boys Basketball Rankings (Class 1A-2A)

Rankings for metro-east teams; voting by area coaches and News-Democrat staff (first-place votes in parentheses; records from last season):

Rank Team W-L

1. Gibault (5) 6-0

2. Madison (2) 5-1

3. Nashville 3-2

4. Carlyle 3-1

5. Mater Dei 3-3

Also receiving votes: Okawville (4-0), Central (4-3), Sparta (5-2), Wesclin (2-2), Roxana (6-2)

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