The ROCORI boys basketball team will open the upcoming season ranked third in Class 3A, according to the first poll of the season. The Spartans open the season Friday night at Zimmerman.

The Spartans return a number of players from last season's team, including 6'7" forward Derek Thompson and point guard Connor Schoborg. ROCORI finished last season 24-5 and lost to Orono in the section playoffs.

Here are the first rankings of the MSHSL boys basketball season, provided by Minnesota Basketball News...CLASS 4A1....

Posted by MSHSL on Wednesday, November 18, 2015