The Mesa women and the Scottsdale men both moved forward in their respective Division II polls.
MCC slipped into the #16 spot among the women following winning five of their last six contests, including a 64-49 triumph over The only loss was by three points to South Plains, the No. 2 team in Division I. Pima. The T-Birds are 9-5 overall and 6-1 in conference play. Pima inexplicably slipped from #9 to #18 after the loss to Mesa. The Aztecs are 9-4, 4-3.
Scottsdale, meanwhile, jumped one place in the men's DII poll, having won nine straight after a 97-94 win at Glendale. SCC is 14-1 and shares the ACCAC lead with Mesa at 6-1.
Two men's teams are both among others receiving votes. Eastern Arizona (13-2, 5-2) began 2020 with a 78-71 victory over Phoenix but Arizona Western (11-4, 5-2) fell to South Mountain, 74-69/
In women's Division I Central Arizona dropped from #5 to #14 after losing two of its last four. CAC is 12-3, 7-0.