The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for January 6, 2020 features all five ranked Class AA boys basketball teams receiving first-place votes.

Class AA boys is wide open this season with multiple teams being able to make a case as the top team in the class. All five teams ranked in this week's Class AA poll received at least one first-place vote. Brandon Valley has jumped on top of the poll sitting at 5-1 entering this week.

O'Gorman remains the favorite in Class AA girls followed by Rapid City Stevens. Harrisburg, Washington, and Lincoln round out the top-five with Aberdeen Central receiving a few votes.

St. Thomas More and Viborg-Hurley are the top-ranked teams in Class A and B boys, while Winner and Corsica-Stickney hold the top spots in Class A and B girls.

The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Jan. 6 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team's record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses.

Boys

Class AA

  1. Brandon Valley (13) 5-1 84 3
  2. Yankton (2) 4-2 69 1
  3. Huron (3) 4-1 63 4
  4. Roosevelt (2) 4-1 57 2
  5. O’Gorman (2) 3-2 37 RV

Receiving votes: Washington 13, Aberdeen Central 4, Lincoln 3

Class A

  1. St. Thomas More (21) 5-0 109 1
  2. SF Christian (1) 4-1 80 2
  3. Dakota Valley 5-0 61 3
  4. Sioux Valley 5-0 49 4
  5. Lennox 3-1 16 5

Receiving votes: Crow Creek 10, Tiospa Zina 2, Tea Area 2, Rapid City Christian 1.

Class B

  1. Viborg-Hurley (9) 2-0 93 2
  2. De Smet (10) 4-1 90 1
  3. White River (3) 5-0 78 3
  4. DR St. Mary 5-1 39 4
  5. T5 Abn. Christian 5-1 11 RV
  6. T5 Lyman 6-1 11 RV

Receiving votes: Canistota 3, Marty 2, Howard 2, Faith 1.

Girls

Class AA

  1. O’Gorman (21) 4-0 109 1
  2. RC Stevens (1) 6-0 89 2
  3. Harrisburg 6-0 56 T-3
  4. Washington 4-1 52 T-3
  5. Lincoln 3-2 20 5

Receiving votes: Aberdeen Central 4.

Class A

  1. Winner (16) 5-0 102 1
  2. Lennox (5) 5-0 92 2
  3. St. Thomas More (1) 5-0 69 3
  4. MC-Montrose 3-0 38 5
  5. Crow Creek 7-0 20 RV

Receiving votes: Aberdeen Roncalli 3, West Central 3, Tea Area 2, Tri-Valley 1.

Class B

  1. Corsica-Stickney (19) 4-0 107 1
  2. De Smet (2) 5-0 85 3
  3. Ethan 4-0 59 4
  4. Castlewood (1) 3-1 45 2
  5. White River 4-1 26 5

Receiving votes: Colman-Egan 5, Faulkton Area 3.

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