Final Boys High School Basketball Rankings

Photo by Keith Warren

Here are the final boys rankings. It was a toss up between Callaway and Starkville for the top spot, but the Chargers went 20-0 against in-state opponents and ended the season with a convincing win in the 5A state title game and that’s what gave them edge.

BOYS

Top 10

  1. Callaway (25-5)
  2. Starkville (30-2)
  3. Olive Branch (22-6)
  4. Murrah (20-11)
  5. Harrison Central (26-5)
  6. Center Hill (25-9)
  7. Biloxi (24-5)
  8. Forest Hill (25-6)
  9. Oak Grove (24-4)
  10. Gulfport (26-7)

CLASS RANKINGS

CLASS 6A

  1. Starkville (30-2)
  2. Olive Branch (22-6)
  3. Murrah (20-11)
  4. Harrison Central (26-5)
  5. Biloxi (24-5)

CLASS 5A

  1. Callaway (25-5)
  2. Center Hill (25-9)
  3. Forest Hill (25-6)
  4. Wingfield (22-12)
  5. Hattiesburg (23-7)

CLASS 4A

  1. Greenwood (26-7)
  2. Raymond (25-8)
  3. Ripley (28-4)
  4. Florence (25-8)
  5. Pontotoc (23-9)

CLASS 3A

  1. St. Andrew’s (29-6)
  2. Velma Jackson (29-6)
  3. Holly Springs (25-8)
  4. Houston (22-11)
  5. North Panola (22-10)

CLASS 2A

  1. Coahoma County (24-10)
  2. Potts Camp (23-8)
  3. New Site (30-4)
  4. Philadelphia (24-6)
  5. North Forrest (21-9)

CLASS 1A

  1. Ingomar (36-2)
  2. Baldwyn (18-13)
  3. Shaw (22-10)
  4. West Tallahatchie (20-10)
  5. Coffeeville (22-8)

MAIS Top 5

  1. Simpson Academy (37-6)
  2. MRA (32-7)
  3. Jackson Prep (24-11)
  4. Heritage Academy (28-11)
  5. Columbia Academy (35-3)