By: Abbey Lipcsik
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Hiram College men's basketball team was picked to finish fifth in the North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC) preseason coaches' poll.
Hiram received 61 points in the poll.
Wooster was projected to win the NCAC title, topping the poll with 95 points and five first place votes over Ohio Wesleyan. The Battling Bishops received 94 points and five first place votes. Denison was tabbed third, receiving 80.5 points.
The Terriers will open their season on November 15 when they face Saint Vincent in their home opener at 7:00 pm.
2016-17 NCAC Men's Basketball Preseason Poll
|Place||Team (1st Place Votes)||Points|
|2.||Ohio Wesleyan (5)||94|