AP Indiana high school boys basketball poll: New No. 1 this week in Class A

The Associated Press high school boys basketball poll for Jan. 31, 2023:

Decatur Central High School senior Brandon Smith (44) and Ben Davis High School junior Zane Doughty (54) battle for a rebound during the second half of an IHSAA Boys’ Class 4A Sectional Basketball game, Friday, March 4, 2022, at Ben Davis High School. Ben Davis won 58-40
Decatur Central High School senior Brandon Smith (44) and Ben Davis High School junior Zane Doughty (54) battle for a rebound during the second half of an IHSAA Boys’ Class 4A Sectional Basketball game, Friday, March 4, 2022, at Ben Davis High School. Ben Davis won 58-40

First-place votes in parentheses, records through Monday, total points, and last week's ranking:

Class 4A

                                  W-L   Pts  Prv

1. Ben Davis (17)          22-0  340  1

2. Penn                           16-1  300  2

3. Center Grove                   16-1  245  4

4. Hammond Central                17-1  203  6

5. Cathedral               13-3  186  3

6. Brownsburg                     16-2  185  5

7. New Palestine                  15-1  129  8

8. Kokomo                         14-4  128  7

9. Jennings Co.                   15-1  107  9

10. Munster                        15-2  80   10

Others receiving votes: Carmel 67. Lawrence North 14. Bloomington North 12. Westfield 10. Greenfield 8. Southport 7. Mishawaka 7. Anderson 6. Zionsville 6.

Class 3A

                                  W-L   Pts  Prv

1. NorthWood (9)                  14-2  324  1

2. Mishawaka Marian (8)           16-2  314  2

3. Norwell                        15-2  264  3

4. N. Daviess                     16-3  212  5

5. W. Noble                       16-1  205  6

6. S. Bend Washington             14-3  160  4

7. Scottsburg                     14-2  131  10

8. Lake Station                   14-1  124  9

9. Brebeuf Jesuit                 10-5  100  NR

10. Oak Hill                       14-2  69   7

Others receiving votes: Tippecanoe Valley 41. Bishop Chatard 41. Connersville 28. Lebanon 8. Peru 7. Ft. Wayne Concordia 6. Beech Grove 6.

Class 2A

                                  W-L   Pts  Prv

1. Linton-Stockton (16)           17-1  338  1

2. S. Spencer                     16-1  274  3

3. Wapahani                       15-1  270  4

4. Ft. Wayne Blackhawk (1)        15-3  212  2

5. University                     12-1  197  6

6. Brownstown                     13-4  161  8

7. Providence                     12-3  151  7

8. Gary 21st Century              15-6  125  5

9. Southwestern (Jefferson)       16-2  107  9

10. Taylor                         13-2  79   10

Others receiving votes: Carroll (Flora) 28. Tipton 25. Northeastern 15. Sullivan 14. Wabash 13. Eastern Hancock 13. Park Tudor 6. N. Decatur 6. Adams Central 6.

Class A

                                  W-L   Pts  Prv

1. Bloomfield (9)                 15-3  318  2

2. Orleans (6)                    14-2  302  1

3. Bethesda Christian (1)         13-2  274  3

4. Loogootee                      11-5  193  6

5. Morgan Twp. (1)                14-3  164  8

6. Ev. Christian                  10-7  161  7

7. Fountain Central               13-4  134  5

8. Lutheran                9-5   115  4

9. Blue River                     13-5  83   NR

(tie) Tri                          10-3  83   NR

Others receiving votes: Barr-Reeve 54. Traders Point Christian 42. Bethany Christian 34. Liberty Christian 29. Edinburgh 16. Michigan City Marquette 15. Elkhart Christian 14. Tindley 9.

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