NORFOLK - News Channel Nebraska has released its first boys basketball rankings for the 2022-23 season.

NCN ranking are compiled following votes by News Channel Nebraska's Senior Sports Reporters: Brandon Aksamit, Patrick Janssen, Eric McKay and Michael Shively.

RANK - TEAM - RECORD

CLASS A

  1. Bellevue West (12-0)
  2. Gretna (9-1)
  3. Millard North (9-2)
  4. Lincoln High (9-2)
  5. Lincoln North Star (7-3)
  6. Omaha Westside (9-2)
  7. Lincoln East (7-2)
  8. Creighton Prep (8-4)
  9. Lincoln Southwest (6-4)
  10. Papillion-La Vista South (6-4)

Receiving Votes: Kearney (9-3), Lincoln Pius X (6-4)

CLASS B

  1. Platteview (10-0)
  2. Omaha Skutt Catholic (8-0)
  3. Crete (10-1)
  4. Beatrice (6-3)
  5. York (7-1)
  6. Bennington (7-3)
  7. Scottsbluff (8-4)
  8. Mt. Michael (8-2)
  9. Blair (6-5)
  10. McCook (7-1)

CLASS C1

  1. Ogallala (12-0)
  2. Ashland-Greenwood (10-0)
  3. Pierce (10-0)
  4. Wahoo (8-1)
  5. Omaha Concordia (9-1)
  6. Central City (9-1)
  7. Auburn (7-4)
  8. Aurora (8-3)
  9. Wayne (10-3)
  10. Douglas County West (9-1)

Receiving Votes: Sidney (8-2), Lincoln Lutheran (7-4)

CLASS C2

  1. Freeman (11-0)
  2. Doniphan-Trumbull (12-0)
  3. Cedar Catholic (8-1)
  4. Amherst (10-1)
  5. Tri County (10-2)
  6. Norfolk Catholic (6-3)
  7. Summerland (9-0)
  8. Elkhorn Valley (7-1)
  9. Elmwood-Murdock (7-3)
  10. Yutan (7-3)

Receiving Votes: Cross County (9-2), Wakefield (8-2), Archbishop Bergan (5-5)

CLASS D1

  1. Maywood/Hayes Center (13-0)
  2. Elm Creek (10-1)
  3. Mead (8-2)
  4. North Platte St. Patrick's (10-2)
  5. Howells-Dodge (9-3)
  6. South Loup (8-1)
  7. Johnson-Brock (9-2)
  8. Leyton (9-0)
  9. Bancroft-Rosalie (9-3)
  10. Dundy County-Stratton (8-2)

Receiving Votes: Ansley-Litchfield (8-3)

CLASS D2

  1. Wynot (9-0)
  2. Parkview Christian (9-1)
  3. Shelton (8-1)
  4. Creighton (9-2)
  5. Osceola (8-2)
  6. Wausa (7-2)
  7. Humphrey St. Francis (8-2)
  8. Falls City Sacred Heart (6-4)
  9. Mullen (6-1)
  10. Paxton (6-2)

Receiving Votes: Stuart (7-1), Friend (7-3)