February 11, 2010

'Cats Ranked Fourth

 

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Northern Michigan University women’s basketball team is ranked fourth in the Midwest Region according to the February 10, 2010, NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball regional ranking. The NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Committee’s weekly regional ranking includes the top 10 teams in each of eight regions. The regional rankings are released every Wednesday through March 3. The final ranking will take place on Sunday, March 7, and will serve as the selection to the 2010 NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Tournament. The selection will include a total of eight teams being selected from each of the eight regions. 
 
On Thursday, February 11, the NMU women’s basketball team (16-5, 13-3 GLIAC) will host Grand Valley State (16-5, 12-3 GLIAC) who is ranked sixth in the Midwest region. 
 
For more information and the full list of rankings from each of the eight regions visit www.ncaasports.com and go to rankings. 
 
Midwest Region          Division II Overall Record    Division II In-Region Record
1. Indianapolis                              21-0                                       18-0
2. Michigan Tech                          19-1                                       18-1
3. Wis.-Parkside                            14-5                                       13-5
4. Northern Mich.                       14-5                                       14-5
5. Drury                                        18-6                                       16-6
6. Grand Valley St.                        16-5                                       16-5
7. Findlay                                      14-5                                       14-5
8. Northern Ky.                             14-5                                       14-5
9. Southern Ind.                            15-6                                       12-4
10. Lake Erie                                 13-6                                       13-6
*Records are through Sunday, February 7
 
 
# # # NMU # # #


Prepared By
David Faiella
Sports Information Director
906-227-1013