Siloam Springs, Ark. (December 15, 2009) - The JBU men's basketball team is now the No. 23 team in the country after two wins last week over Rogers State (Okla.) and Bacone (Okla.). The men own an 11-1 overall record and 3-1 record in the Sooner Athletic Conference.
For the season, the men are outscoring their opponents 79.2 ppg to 66 ppg for a 13.2 ppg scoring margin.
Currently, the SAC and Golden State Athletic Conference (GSAC) both lead the way of all conferences with four teams listed apiece in the Top 25. The SAC teams include No. 3 Oklahoma Baptist, No. 4 Oklahoma Christian, No. 14 (tie) Southern Nazarene (Okla.) and No. 23 John Brown.