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Brookhaven College Bears Nationally Ranked by NJCAA
FARMERS BRANCH/DALLAS • The Brookhaven College Bears Men’s Basketball Team is ranked sixth in the nation in this week’s National Junior College Athletics Association polls. The team moved into the polls this week for the NJCAA Division III.
The Bears currently have a 16-10 record with three nationally ranked players. Emmanuel Roger, a forward from Wills Point, Texas, is ranked 19th in the nation in field goal percentage. His field goal average is 59.02 percent. Chris Pritchett, point guard from Harker Heights, Texas, is currently ranked fifth in the nation in assists with a 5.8 assist per game average. Robert Martin, a guard from Longview, Texas, is ranked 29th in scoring.
The Bears move on to the UPS Metro Athletic Conference Tournament the first week in March. The tournament winner will travel to the national tournament in Dehli, New York. For additional information about the athletics programs contact Lynne Levesque, director of Athletics at Brookhaven College, at 972-860-4121.