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Tigers Picked Ninth in GPAC

The Tiger men's basketball team was picked to finish ninth this season by the GPAC coaches.  Last season, Doane finished 12-16 overall and 8-10 in the GPAC.  Doane returns two starters from last year's squad, junior guards Tyler Cyboron and Brett McFarland.  Senior center Jack Lind returns along with forward Scott Neuhalfen and guard Trent Schlautman as players who did earn some starts last year.

Dakota Wesleyan was the preseason favorite, collecting 12 of 13 first place votes (a team can not vote for themselves).  Northwestern College received the other first place vote and was picked second.  Below is the complete preseason poll.

Place

School

Points

First Place Votes

1.

Dakota Wesleyan

144

12

2.

Northwestern

122

1

3.

Morningside

113

 

4.

Dordt

110

 

5.

Sioux Falls

97

 

6.

Briar Cliff

91

 

7.

Hastings

72

 

8.

Dana

65

 

9.

Doane

54

 

10.

Nebraska Wesleyan

53

 

11.

Concordia

39

 

12.

Midland Lutheran

36

 

13.

Mount Marty

18