Boys Basketball

Northern Durham boys atop Triangle basketball poll

Posted January 13, 2014

Northern's #22 Ricky Council (C) during introductions Tuesday January 29, 2013. (Photo by Jack Tarr)

With just one loss on the season so far, Northern Durham's boys basketball team is the top-ranked team in the Triangle Top 12 Poll.

The Knights post a 13-1 overall record and have won nine straight games since a 72-68 loss to Mt. Zion in November.

Northern is averaging over 75 points per game with an average winning-margin of nearly 25 points. 

Second in the poll this week is Millbrook, who is 12-3 on the season. One of the Wildcats' losses came to Northern Durham in November, 70-53.

Since the Christmas break, Millbrook has won three games by an average of 34 points.

Panther Creek, Clayton and Knightdale round out the top five.

Here is the full poll:

1. Northern Durham (13-1)
2. Millbrook (12-3)
3. Panther Creek (13-1)
4. Clayton (13-3)
5. Knightdale (11-3)
6. Lee County (13-2)
7. Broughton (11-3)
8. East Wake (10-4)
9. Orange (12-2)
10. Heritage (11-4)
11. Apex (7-6)
12. Southeast Raleigh (9-4)


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