The Last Boys Basketball Rankings of 2012
As the calendar is ready to turn over to 2013, boys basketball teams see how the Coaches and Media stack them up.
This week the #1’s stay the same and only two new teams make the polls this week.
In 4A, Gillette is a unanimous #1 after dispatching previous #2 Riverton on a neutral court in Green River 83 to 54. The Wolverines drop to third this week as Laramie fills their spot. Evanston moves up a notch to fourth with Natrona falling a spot to #5. Kelly Walsh, Sheridan and East also got votes this week. #5 Natrona takes their shot at #1 Gillette in the Orange Dungeon in Casper tomorrow.
1 Gillette (17) 2 Laramie 3 Riverton 4 Evanston 5 Natrona
3A is a topsy-turvy one. Teams continue to beat up on each other. Star Valley continues at #1 with 15 of the 19 #1 votes. Buffalo got the other four top votes and rank 2nd. Lyman stays in third while Wheatland, who beat Lyman in overtime in Lander on Saturday, is back in the top five ranked fourth. Rawlins is moved to #5. Torrington is no longer in the top five. Interclass play has #2 Buffalo hosting 4A Sheridan tomorrow.
1 Star Valley (15) 2 Buffalo (4) 3 Lyman 4 Wheatland 5 Rawlins
Lovell remains the #1 team in 2A boys. The Bulldogs pulled 19 of 21 top votes. Wyoming Indian got one of those other two and rank 2nd while Lusk took the other and is third. Big Horn moves up a spot to fourth to make way for newcomer Moorcroft. The Wolves debut in the five spot pushing Burns out of the Top 5. The fifth ranked Wolves look to maybe move up as they go to #4 Big Horn tomorrow.
1 Lovell (19) 2 Wyoming Indian (1) 3 Lusk (1) 4 Big Horn 5 Moorcroft
Burlington is a unanimous choice for #1 in1A. The Huskies closest game so far has been 13 points as their average margin of victory is over 30 points per game against schools from a higher division. The entire 1A poll is the same as a week ago with Ten Sleep 2nd, Snake River 3rd, Cokeville fourth, and Encampment fifth. Four other teams picked up votes this week.
1 Burlington (14) 2 Ten Sleep 3 Snake River 4 Cokeville 5 Encampment