Robby Donoho

About Robby Donoho

Robby comes to the south upon his graduation from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. He grew up playing basketball in the 'Heartland of Hoops' and dreaming of becoming a sports broadcaster. He lives out his dream today here in Mississippi at WCBI. You can follow Robby on Twitter @RobbyDonoho or contact him via e-mail at robbydonoho@wcbi.com.

EMCC Stays #1 in NJCAA Top 20

SCOOBA, Miss.  (WCBI) – The national title defense of the EMCC Lions began with a victory on Saturday and with that continues to come the bulls-eye on the back.

The Lions stay #1 in the NJCAA Top 20 after defeating Pearl River 35-15 last Saturday.

EMCC received 7 of the 9 first place votes, while Butler CC out of Kansas received the other two.

Courtesy: NJCAA
The defending NJCAA National Champions are still dancing as #1.

The Lions will travel to Decatur to face East Central CC at 6:30pm on Thursday.

Other Mississippi schools ranked in the top 20: #4 Mississippi Gulf Coast, #5 Hinds, #12 Northwest.

Top 20 National Poll   |   September 04, 2012
Rank College Region Record Points 1st Votes Last Week
1 East Mississippi Community College 23 1-0 138 7 1
2 Butler Community College – KS 6 2-0 134 2 2
3 Arizona Western College 1 1-0 124 0 3
4 Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College 23 1-0 118 0 4
5 Hinds Community College 23 1-0 107 0 6
6 Trinity Valley Community College 14 2-0 105 0 7
7 Iowa Western Community College 11 2-0 104 0 8
8 Snow College 18 2-0 90 0 9
9 Navarro College 14 2-0 82 0 12
10 Eastern Arizona College 1 1-0 68 0 13
11 Blinn College 14 0-1 65 0 5
12 Northwest Mississippi Community College 23 0-0 64 0 11
13 Tyler Junior College 14 1-0 56 0 16
14 Hutchinson Community College 6 1-1 39 0 10
15 Iowa Central Community College 11 1-0 38 0 18
16 Rochester Community & Technical College 13 2-0 37 0 19
17 Nassau Community College 15 1-0 29 0 20
18 Georgia Military College 17 1-0 15 0 NR
19 Garden City Community College 6 2-0 4 0 NR
20 College of DuPage 4 1-0 2 0 NR
20 Scottsdale Community College 1 1-0 2 0 NR