The Iowa Lakes Community College Men’s Basketball team has been receiving votes for the NJCAA Div. II top 20 coaches’ poll for the past few weeks. After their first conference win last week against Iowa Central the Lakers fought their way back into in the rankings on Jan. 7, earning the 20th spot.
The Lakers, averaging almost 90 points per game, are led by sophomores Deondre Parks and Latrell Love with 24 and 19 a game respectively.
The Iowa Community College Athletic Conference (ICCAC) is represented well in this weeks’ poll holding 4 of the top 20 positions; Ellsworth CC #10, Des Moines Area CC #11, Kirkwood CC #13, and Iowa Lakes CC #20.
The Lakers are currently 2-0 in the conference with two big games this week. First on the road against NIACC tonight Jan. 8 at 7:30 p.m. then after a few days rest again on Saturday Jan. 11 at home against #13 Kirkwood following the women’s game that starts at 1 p.m.
NJCAA top 20 poll: http://www.njcaa.org/sports_polls.cfm?category=Polls&sid=5&divid=2&slid=2