California Pacific Conference reveals basketball coaches poll results

Simpson University Sports News


REDDING, Calif. - The California Pacific Conference Coaches Pre-Season Polls for men’s and women’s basketball have been taken. The Simpson University men’s basketball team was picked to finish sixth in conference play; the women’s team was picked to come in fourth.

The Simpson men’s basketball team ended their 2012-2013 season in the first round of the Cal Pac Championship Tournament, losing to Menlo College 103-111. The Red Hawks lost Guy Varsek, Jordan Collins, Jordan Vargas, Nick Dalby, Rob Frank, Daveron Ross and Bryce Butcher.

The Simpson women’s basketball team ended their 2012-2013 season with a 49-63 loss to rival William Jessup University in the semi-finals. The Lady Red Hawks lost Ariassa Wilson, Kaila Smith, and Kaitlin Weckerle.

Cal Pac Basketball Preseason Coaches Poll Results

Men's Basketball

  1. Cal Maritime
  2. William Jessup
  3. Menlo
  4. UC Merced
  5. La Sierra
  6. Simpson
  7. Pacific Union

Women's Basketball

  1. Menlo
  2. William Jessup
  3. La Sierra
  4. Simpson
  5. Pacific Union
  6. Merced
  7. Cal Maritime


Story by Nichole Jones

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