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DePauw Shares Top Spot in SCAC Preseason Poll

DePauw Shares Top Spot in SCAC Preseason Poll

November 15, 2007

schott112806.jpgNovember 15, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - With the return of six letterwinners including a pair of starters, the Tigers shared the top spot in the Southern Colleigate Athletic Conference men's basketball predicted order of finish in voting by the conference's sports information directors.

DePauw totaled 110 points including four first-place votes and shared the top spot with Centre. The Colonels also totaled 110 points with three first-place votes. Millsaps also had four first-place votes and 105 points for third place.

Trinity was fourth followed by Hendrix, Southwestern, Oglethorpe, Rhodes, Sewanee, Colorado College and Austin.

The Tigers are coming off a 22-6 season that included a top seed at the SCAC tournament and a second straight appearance in the NCAA Division III Championship.

DePauw opens the season on Friday, November 16, when it faces Illinois Institute of Technology in the 4 p.m. game of Manchester's tipoff tournament. LISTEN LIVE