The RCTC Yellowjacket men's basketball team remained the lone Minnesota College Athletic Conference team to garner mention in this week's NJCAA Division III Men's basketball poll. Brian LaPlante's squad is 19-4 overall and 8-2 in league play. Rochester is in the 'Receiving Votes' category of the poll this week. For the full poll, please visit: http://www.njcaa.org/sports/mbkb/2017-18/div3/polls
Additionally for RCTC, sophomore standout Tyree Caruthers earned Southern Division Player-of-the-Week honors for the week ending February 7 in the Minnesota College Athletic Conference. Caruthers put together a pair of strong outings in important RCTC wins over Western Technical College and Ridgewater Community College.
MCAC Basketball schedules can be found at: http://www.mcacsports.org/sports/mbkb/2017-18/schedule
The Minnesota College Athletic Conference website main page is: http://www.mcacsports.org/landing/index
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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.