Thu., January 14, 2010 12:19pm (EST)

Jaguars Rank Tops
By Mary Ellen Cheatham
Updated: 4 years ago

AUGUSTA, Ga.  —  
The National Association of Basketball Coaches has ranked Augusta State University's Jaguars men's basketball teams tops in Division II play this week.  (Photo courtesy of Augusta State University)
The National Association of Basketball Coaches has ranked Augusta State University's Jaguars men's basketball teams tops in Division II play this week. (Photo courtesy of Augusta State University)
The National Association of Basketball Coaches has ranked the Augusta State University Jaguars men's basketball team tops in the nation for Division II in its weekly poll.

It's the first time that a men's basketball team in the Peach Belt Conference has hit the top spot .

The team has a 14-0 season record, after defeating Armstrong Atlantic University on Wednesday.

The Jaguars debuted at 6th place this season.

This week's poll also has Valdosta State University's Blazers at 11th.

The Jaguars and Blazers face off on Saturday in Valdosta.