Rock Valley College
Rockford, Illinois

Golden Eagles Men's Basketball ranked #1 in region

Posted: Thursday, November 21, 2013

Media Contact: Dave Costello, 815-921-4516

Golden Eagles Men's Basketball

The Rock Valley College Men's Basketball team is ranked #1 in the latest NJCAA Division III Region IV poll.  This is the first time RVC has been the outright #1 ranked team in the region for over a decade.

Coming in second in the polls is Joliet followed by Milwaukee, Harper, and College of DuPage. Madison rounds out the region voting.

The Golden Eagles are off to a 4-1 start with victories over NJCAA Division II schools Oakton, McHenry, and Kishwaukee College (#18 in the DII national poll) on the road. RVC's only loss came to NJCAA Division I opponent and the Sporting News #1 ranked program in the nation, Indian Hills CC.

The Golden Eagles are set to host UW-Baraboo on Thursday, November 21 at home with a 7:00 p.m. scheduled tip-off. RVC plays host to Region 24 opponent John Wood (Quincy, IL) in the PEC on Saturday. The women tip at 2:00 p.m. with the men's game scheduled to start at 4:00 p.m.  

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