Boys' basketball rankings

Posted by Staff Writer Eric Branch:

LARGE SCHOOLS
1. Analy (27-1): Tigers have won 23 straight, 21 by at least 10 points.
2. Montgomery (22-6): Vikings are 3-1 vs. Newman, the previous No. 2 team.
3. Cardinal Newman (21-7): Cardinals’ late-season swoon dropped them to No. 5 seed in Division IV.
4. Ukiah (21-6): Wildcats, seeking first NCS title, are No. 3 seed in Division II.
5. Casa Grande (17-10): Gauchos went 8-2 to close regular season.

SMALL SCHOOLS
1. Cloverdale (26-2): Eagles, seeded No. 6 in Division IV, could host three NCS playoff games.
2. Roseland Prep (19-6): No. 8 Knights could have NCS quarterfinal meeting vs. St. Joseph, the defending Div. V champs.
3. Point Arena (19-5): Pirates have won 12 straight since 24-point loss to Ferndale, the No. 1 seed in Div. VI.
4. Clear Lake (13-15): Cardinals finished season on 7-2 streak, with both losses vs. Cloverdale.
5. Rincon Valley Christian (17-11): Since Jan. 12, Eagles are 0-3 vs. Roseland Prep; 14-0 in other games.