USCAA Week 1 Coaches Poll - 11/28/18
Five Towns College Women's Basketball ranked #20 (94 votes) in the Week 1 Coaches Poll for USCAA Division II Women's Basketball. The women's team opened up the season with a 3-1 start, averaging 63 points, 59.5 rebounds (#1 in USCAA), 13 assists, and 16.5 steals. Sophomore Forward Denisha Allen leads the USCAA in rebounds per game with 20.3. Allen grabbed a career-high 24 rebounds in the team's last game against Kingsborough Community College on 11/17/18.
Senior Point Guard Chloe Walton ranks in the top 10 in the USCAA in four categories: #6 blocks per game (1.8), #9 points per game (19.0), #10 steals per game (3.8), #10 assists per game (4.3).
The women's team looks to continue its success this weekend when they take on the 1-2 Pratt Cannoneers this Saturday at 1 PM in the Five Towns College Gym.
The Five Towns Men's Basketball team went unranked but received 70 votes in the Week 1 Coaches Poll. The team is 3-2 after dropping two tough matchups at the Penn State Scranton Tip Off Tournament last weekend. The men's next game is scheduled for Wednesday December 5th against the Vaughn Warriors at 8:00 PM.
The full Week 1 Coaches Poll Rankings are listed below. The poll can also be viewed at The USCAA.
Men's Division 2
|1||Villa Maria College||298|
|3||Central Penn College||285|
|4||Penn State York||278|
|6||Central Maine CC||260|
|7||Penn State Greater Allegheny||259|
|8||Southern Maine CC||257|
|9||Penn State Mont Alto||256|
|11||College of St. Joseph's-Vermont||228|
|13||Penn State Beaver||185|
|14||Johnson and Wales-Charlotte||173|
|15||Penn State Wilkes Barre||161|
|17||Penn State Lehigh Valley||140|
|18||Penn State New Kensington||137|
|T-19||University of Cincinnati-Clermont||100|
Also Receiving Votes: SUNY Delhi (79); Warren Wilson College (72); Five Towns College (70); Penn State DuBois (68); University of Maine Machias (63); College of New Rochelle (37); Penn State Scranton (33); The King's College (32); Penn State Hazelton (32); Wright State University-Lake Campus (32); Southwestern Adventist University (31); Penn State Shenango (31)
Women's Division 2
|1||Central Maine CC||248|
|2||Villa Maria College||242|
|3||Penn State Beaver||237|
|4||Southern Maine CC||236|
|5||Johnson & Wales-Charlotte||231|
|6||University of Maine-Machias||218|
|7||Penn State Lehigh Valley||216|
|8||Central Penn College||213|
|9||Penn State DuBois||205|
|10||Penn State Wilkes Barre||199|
|13||University of Cincinnati-Clermont||186|
|17||Penn State Brandywine||137|
|18||Southwestern Adventist University||136|
|19||Warren Wilson College||108|
|20||Five Towns College||94|
Also Receiving Votes: Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (45); Penn State Greater Allegheny (35); Penn State York (35); Penn State Fayette (34); University of Maine Augusta (32); College of New Rochelle (32)