RCTC Cracks Into Top Ten

RCTC Cracks Into Top Ten

Rochester, MN-

The most recent NJCAA Division III men's basketball poll in the NJCAA has a Minnesota College Athletic Conference program among it's top ten in the nation. 

Rochester Community & Technical College landed in the #10 spot of the 01/17/2018 poll, the sixth edition of the weekly rankings by the national committee. 

Coach Brian LaPlante and his Yellowjacket squad are 13-2 on the season while sitting at 2-0 in MCAC South play.  RCTC is led in scoring by Jumah'Ri Turner at 21.7 points per game and teammate Michael Cornelious is averaging 6.1 rebounds per outing.

Click here for the complete Top Ten poll. 

MCAC Basketball schedules can be found at: http://www.mcacsports.org/sports/mbkb/2017-18/schedule

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About the Minnesota College Athletic Conference

The Minnesota College Athletic Conference is the organizational body for NJCAA-affiliated two-year technical and community college athletic programs in the Minnesota State system.  The mission of the Minnesota College Athletic Conference is to advance intercollegiate athletics by providing an engaging and supportive environment for success of our student athletes and competition among member institutions.  The MCAC is committed to the guiding principles of encouraging the development and success of student athletes, promoting the integrity, honesty and loyalty to member schools as well as upholding the sustainability of conference athletic programs.

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