Panthers keep moving up in Top 25

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—The Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team moved up yet again in this week's Top 25, jumping to 12th in the nation after two more wins this past weekend.

The Panthers are 16-1 overall and 8-1 in the SCAC, and have won nine straight games and 39 straight games at home in Bill Battle Coliseum.

BSC stands atop the SCAC East Division standings with seven more regular-season conference games remaining before the 2012 SCAC Basketball Championship, which BSC is hosting Feb. 24-26.

The Panthers are on the road for the next two weeks, beginning with trips to Colorado and Arkansas this weekend to face Colorado College, Friday, and Hendrix College, Sunday.