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These capsules are based on the CoachT.com Strength + Success ranking.
The ranking combines a team's opponent win percentage with the team's own win percentage.
Teams that perform better against opponents that perform better will rank higher.

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and are based only on scores reported to CoachT.com.

2016-2017 Boys' Basketball

Ranking updated: March 11, 2017 2:01 PM

Division I Class A
1.  Humboldt Vikings
Schedule: 30th toughest
Overall: 31-2
District: 16-0
Members of District 14. Eleven meetings with Top 25 opponents.
2.  Clay County Bulldogs
Schedule: 4th toughest
Overall: 32-5
District: 7-1
Members of District 7. Twelve meetings with Top 25 opponents. Lost to #4 Harriman by 1 on Mar. 18.
3.  Goodpasture Cougars
Schedule: 37th toughest
Overall: 25-4
District: 10-0
Members of District 8. Twelve meetings with Top 25 opponents.
4.  Harriman Blue Devils
Schedule: 57th toughest
Overall: 33-6
District: 12-2
Members of District 3. Eleven meetings with Top 25 opponents. Recently defeated #2 Clay County.
5.  Grace Christian- Knoxville Rams
Schedule: 10th toughest
Overall: 28-9
District: 14-0
Members of District 3. Fifteen meetings with Top 25 opponents.
6.  Van Buren County Eagles
Schedule: 55th toughest
Overall: 27-7
District: 12-0
Members of District 6. Seven meetings with Top 25 opponents.
7.  Mitchell Tigers
Schedule: 31st toughest
Overall: 27-8
District: 14-0
Members of District 16. Seven meetings with Top 25 opponents.
8.  Middle Tennessee Christian Cougars
Schedule: 74th toughest
Overall: 25-5
District: 12-0
Members of District 9. Nine meetings with Top 25 opponents.
9.  Columbia Academy Bulldogs
Schedule: 82nd toughest
Overall: 27-7
District: 13-1
Members of District 11. Nine meetings with Top 25 opponents.
10.  Loretto Mustangs
Schedule: 18th toughest
Overall: 23-9
District: 7-3
Members of District 12. Six meetings with Top 25 opponents.

Honorable Mentions: Richland (24-4), Middleton (23-8), LEAD Academy (25-6), Watertown (23-7), W.E.B. Dubois (26-5), North Greene (27-8), GRAD Academy (16-4), CSAS (23-10), Cosby (22-10), Union City (22-13), Wartburg (22-8), Hampton (22-11), Halls (West TN) (17-10), Clarksville Academy (22-8), Wayne County (19-11).

Division I Class AA
1.  Knoxville Catholic Fighting Irish
Schedule: 9th toughest
Overall: 31-2
District: 8-0
Members of District 4. Sixteen meetings with Top 25 opponents. Lost to #9 Maplewood by 3 on Mar. 18.
2.  Dyersburg Trojans
Schedule: 46th toughest
Overall: 26-3
District: 10-0
Members of District 13. Six meetings with Top 25 opponents.
3.  Macon County Tigers
Schedule: 38th toughest
Overall: 29-5
District: 14-0
Members of District 8. Ten meetings with Top 25 opponents.
4.  Fulton Falcons
Schedule: 32nd toughest
Overall: 24-4
District: 10-0
Members of District 3. Nine meetings with Top 25 opponents.
5.  Grainger Grizzlies
Schedule: 11st toughest
Overall: 28-6
District: 9-1
Members of District 2. Eight meetings with Top 25 opponents.
6.  Whites Creek Cobras
Schedule: 39th toughest
Overall: 29-6
District: 13-1
Members of District 10. Fourteen meetings with Top 25 opponents.
7.  Tyner Academy Rams
Schedule: 41st toughest
Overall: 25-5
District: 11-1
Members of District 6. Nine meetings with Top 25 opponents.
8.  Brainerd Panthers
Schedule: 31st toughest
Overall: 23-6
District: 9-1
Members of District 6. Nine meetings with Top 25 opponents.
9.  Maplewood Panthers
Schedule: 10th toughest
Overall: 29-7
District: 13-1
Members of District 10. Sixteen meetings with Top 25 opponents. Recently defeated #1 Knoxville Catholic.
10.  CPA Lions
Schedule: 27th toughest
Overall: 25-6
District: 12-0
Members of District 12. Seven meetings with Top 25 opponents.

Honorable Mentions: Crockett County (25-6), Chattanooga Christian (25-4), Camden (27-7), Haywood (27-8), East Nashville (25-8), Upperman (25-7), Sheffield (21-8), Sullivan East (31-8), White House Heritage (23-4), Westview (19-8), Douglass (23-6), Alcoa (19-12), Elizabethton (25-9), Fayette Ware (23-10), Cascade (21-9).

Division I Class AAA
1.  Oak Ridge Wildcats
Schedule: 22nd toughest
Overall: 31-3
District: 16-0
Members of District 3. Sixteen meetings with Top 25 opponents.
2.  Memphis East Mustangs
Schedule: 31st toughest
Overall: 33-3
District: 13-0
Members of District 16. Eleven meetings with Top 25 opponents. Recently defeated #6 Southwind.
3.  Cleveland Blue Raiders
Schedule: 42nd toughest
Overall: 25-4
District: 11-1
Members of District 5. Seven meetings with Top 25 opponents.
4.  Maryville Rebels
Schedule: 21st toughest
Overall: 24-6
District: 13-1
Members of District 4. Eight meetings with Top 25 opponents.
5.  Blackman Blaze
Schedule: 65th toughest
Overall: 26-5
District: 12-0
Members of District 7. Seven meetings with Top 25 opponents.
6.  Southwind Jaguars
Schedule: 78th toughest
Overall: 32-7
District: 10-2
Members of District 15. Eleven meetings with Top 25 opponents. Lost to #2 Memphis East by 20 on Mar. 18.
7.  Bearden Bulldogs
Schedule: 3rd toughest
Overall: 22-10
District: 11-3
Members of District 4. Thirteen meetings with Top 25 opponents.
8.  East Hamilton Hurricanes
Schedule: 5th toughest
Overall: 25-11
District: 9-3
Members of District 5. Fifteen meetings with Top 25 opponents.
9.  Springfield Yellow Jackets
Schedule: 40th toughest
Overall: 23-7
District: 12-2
Members of District 10. Seven meetings with Top 25 opponents.
10.  Clarksville NW Vikings
Schedule: 33rd toughest
Overall: 20-7
District: 11-3
Members of District 10. Eight meetings with Top 25 opponents.

Honorable Mentions: Karns (21-7), Summit (23-7), Antioch (22-6), Brentwood (26-9), Whitehaven (21-8), Independence (24-11), Ridgeway (25-8), Cane Ridge (24-6), Science Hill (26-10), Oakland (24-8), White County (25-7), Cordova (24-8), Clarksville NE (24-10), Powell (22-10), Ravenwood (19-7).

Division II Class A
1.  Lausanne Lynx
Schedule: 4th toughest
Overall: 23-8
Region: 10-2
Members of West Region. Twenty two meetings with Top 25 opponents.
2.  St. George's Gryphon
Schedule: 1st toughest
Overall: 20-9
Region: 10-2
Members of West Region. Twenty two meetings with Top 25 opponents.
3.  FACS Crusaders
Schedule: 21st toughest
Overall: 16-5
Region: 10-2
Members of West Region. Fifteen meetings with Top 25 opponents.
4.  Rossville Christian Rebels
Schedule: 18th toughest
Overall: 23-8
Region: 8-4
Members of West Region. Fifteen meetings with Top 25 opponents.
5.  Harding Academy Lions
Schedule: 5th toughest
Overall: 19-11
Region: 6-3
Members of West Region. Twenty two meetings with Top 25 opponents.
6.  University School of Jackson Bruins
Schedule: 8th toughest
Overall: 19-10
Region: 9-3
Members of West Region. Fifteen meetings with Top 25 opponents.
7.  Franklin Road Academy Panthers
Schedule: 17th toughest
Overall: 25-11
Region: 10-2
Members of East & Middle Region. Twenty five meetings with Top 25 opponents.
8.  Knoxville Webb Spartans
Schedule: 6th toughest
Overall: 21-13
Region: 7-0
Members of East & Middle Region. Twenty two meetings with Top 25 opponents.
9.  University School of Nashville Tigers
Schedule: 12nd toughest
Overall: 19-12
Region: 11-1
Members of East & Middle Region. Twenty two meetings with Top 25 opponents.
10.  Fayette Academy Vikings
Schedule: 9th toughest
Overall: 17-13
Region: 3-9
Members of West Region. Fifteen meetings with Top 25 opponents.

Honorable Mentions: Davidson Academy (16-10), Sacred Heart of Jesus (16-11), Friendship Christian (20-10), The King's Academy (15-15), Northpoint Christian (13-12), BGA (14-17), Webb School (11-11), Margolin Hebrew (9-13), Evangelical Christian (8-16), Mt. Juliet Christian (14-14), St. Andrew's-Sewanee (10-12), Zion Christian (11-12), DCA (10-15), Memphis Catholic (8-18), Hendersonville Christian (7-14).

Division II Class AA
1.  Brentwood Academy Eagles
Schedule: 3rd toughest
Overall: 30-2
Region: 12-0
Members of East & Middle Region. Twenty meetings with Top 25 opponents.
2.  Christian Brothers High Purple Wave
Schedule: 10th toughest
Overall: 25-4
Region: 6-0
Members of West Region. Thirteen meetings with Top 25 opponents.
3.  McCallie Blue Tornado
Schedule: 5th toughest
Overall: 27-8
Region: 8-4
Members of East & Middle Region. Twenty meetings with Top 25 opponents.
4.  Ensworth Tigers
Schedule: 2nd toughest
Overall: 18-10
Region: 7-5
Members of East & Middle Region. Nineteen meetings with Top 25 opponents.
5.  MUS Owls
Schedule: 11st toughest
Overall: 21-9
Region: 3-3
Members of West Region. Sixteen meetings with Top 25 opponents.
6.  MBA Big Red
Schedule: 6th toughest
Overall: 18-11
Region: 4-8
Members of East & Middle Region. Twenty one meetings with Top 25 opponents.
7.  Briarcrest Christian Saints
Schedule: 7th toughest
Overall: 21-12
Region: 0-6
Members of West Region. Eleven meetings with Top 25 opponents.
8.  Baylor Red Raiders
Schedule: 1st toughest
Overall: 12-10
Region: 5-7
Members of East & Middle Region. Twenty meetings with Top 25 opponents.
9.  St. Benedict Eagles
Schedule: 4th toughest
Overall: 16-13
Region: 3-3
Members of West Region. Fifteen meetings with Top 25 opponents.
10.  Pope John Paul II Knights
Schedule: 9th toughest
Overall: 17-11
Region: 6-6
Members of East & Middle Region. Seventeen meetings with Top 25 opponents.

Honorable Mentions: Father Ryan (8-19).

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