Shelton State women and Marion Military men chosen to capture ACCC Basketball Championships

The defending ACCC women's champion Shelton State Lady Buccaneers, and the defending men's champion Mariion Military Institute Tigers, were chosen by the ACCC coaches to capture the ACCC women's and men's basketball titles respectively.

The Lady Bucaneers were an unanimous choice, while on the men's side, Marion Military, Shelton State, Wallace State, and Alabama Southern received first-place votes. 

The 2017 ACCC Tournament will take place March 7-10 at Lawson State in Birmingham.

2016-17 Preseason Women's Basketball Coaches Poll

Rank Team
1 Shelton State
2 Wallace State
3 Lawson State 
4 Chattahoochee Valley
5 Southern Union 
6 Faulkner State
7 Gadsden State
8 Snead State 
9 Alabama Southern
10 Wallace-Selma
11 Enterprise State
12 Bishop State
13 LB Wallace

2016-17 Preseason Men's Basketball Coaches Poll

Rank Team 
1 Marion Military 
2 Shelton State 
3 Wallace State 
4 Lawson State
5 Faulkner State 
6 Chattahoochee Valley
7 Alabama Southern
8 Bishop State
9 Snead State
10 Enterprise State
11 Gadsden State
12 Southern Union
13 Jefferson Davis
14 LB Wallace
15 Wallace-Selma