October 26, 2007

Wildcats Selected Third In GLIAC Poll

BAY CITY, Mich. – The annual Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Preseason Polls and Preseason All-GLIAC team were recently announced. For the first time in league history, selected members of the media and the GLIAC’s Sports Information Directors were asked to choose the Conference’s Basketball Preseason Polls. The 30-member group tabbed Grand Valley State University and the University of Findlay to win the league’s North and South Division titles for the men respectively. Northern Michigan University was selected third in the North Division. The Wildcats did not have anyone selected to the Preseason All-GLIAC Team.
 
 
 
2007-08 GLIAC Preseason
Men’s Basketball Media Poll
 
North Division
 
 
Rank
School (first-place votes)
Points
1.
Grand Valley State (29)
209
2.
Michigan Tech
156
3.
Northern Michigan (1)
130
4.
Ferris State
114
5.
Saginaw Valley State
107
6.
Lake Superior State
 68
7.
Northwood
 53
 
 
 
South Division
 
 
1.
Findlay (30)
180
2.
Wayne State
115
3.
Ashland
108
4.
Mercyhurst
100
5.
Hillsdale
 73
6.
Gannon
 53
 
 
 
 
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Prepared By
David Faiella
Sports Information Director
906-227-1013