NIACC women rated second in latest poll

NIACC's Allie Negen drives to the basket against Southwestern on Dec. 4.
NIACC's Allie Negen drives to the basket against Southwestern on Dec. 4.

MASON CITY - The NIACC women's basketball team remained No. 2 in the NJCAA Division II poll released Monday.

It is the 32nd straight poll that the NIACC women (12-0 overall, 1-0 in ICCAC) have been ranked in dating back to the start of the 2017-18 season.

Kirkwood (13-0) remained No. 1 in this week's poll. Kansas City (Kan.) CC (14-1) is ranked third and Lincoln Land (11-1) is ranked fourth. 

NIACC and Kirkwood meet in their ICCAC contests on Jan. 29 (at Cedar Rapids) and Feb. 22 (at Mason City).

NIACC returns to action on Dec. 28 in the opening round of the Illinois Central Holiday tournament in Peoria, Ill. The Lady Trojans face No. 13 Bryant & Stratton (Wis.) in their first-round tournament contest.

NJCAA Division II poll (Dec. 16, 2019) - Kirkwood, NIACC, Kansas City (Kan.), Lincoln Land, Johnson County, Highland (Kan.), Niagara County, Parkland, Pima, Illinois Central, Mid-Michigan, Labette, Bryant & Stratton (Wis.), Macomb, Catawba Valley, Lake Land, Union County, Lakeland CC, Lackawanna, McHenry County.

NIACC's 2019-20 season (12-0 overall)

NIACC 97, Grand View JV 86 (N)

NIACC 87, Bryant & Stratton (Wis.) 82 (N)

NIACC 82, Illinois Central 81 (H)

NIACC 91, Marshalltown CC 38 (H)

NIACC 89, Iowa Western 63 (H)

NIACC 92, Central CC-Columbus 39 (N)

NIACC 77, Northeast CC 66 (N)

NIACC 96, Grand View JV 91 (H)

NIACC 80, Central CC-Columbus 60 (H) 

NIACC 96, Southwestern 78 (A)

NIACC 82, John Wood 70 (A)

NIACC 84, Lincoln Land 81 (OT) (N)

NIACC WOMEN'S BASKETBALL 2019-20 IN THE POLLS

Oct. 21 - 9th

Nov. 11 - 3rd

Nov. 18 - 3rd

Nov. 25 - 3rd

Dec. 2 - 3rd

Dec. 9 - 2nd

Dec. 16 - 2nd

Lady Trojans remain No. 1
February 18, 2020 Lady Trojans remain No. 1
No. 1 NIACC wins, 108-43
February 15, 2020 No. 1 NIACC wins, 108-43
NIACC women move up to 4th
January 27, 2020 NIACC women move up to 4th
NIACC women remain at No. 3
November 25, 2019 NIACC women remain at No. 3
No. 3 NIACC women roll, 92-39
November 22, 2019 No. 3 NIACC women roll, 92-39
No. 9 NIACC improves to 2-0
November 2, 2019 No. 9 NIACC improves to 2-0