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Dordt is Preseason Men's Basketball Pick in the GPAC

Dordt totaled 99 points and nine first place votes and is the preseason coaches' selection to win the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Men's Basketball Championship for 2012-13.
The Defenders posted a 30-5 record last year and won the GPAC regular season title with a 17-3 record. Dordt advanced to the NAIA Division II Men's Basketball Elite-Eight. Northwestern, champions of the post-season last winter, were picked second with 92 points and the remaining two first place votes. Briar Cliff was picked third and Midland fourth in the early season poll.
Points were awarded on a 10-1 basis and coaches' could not vote for their own team.

Here is the complete 2012-13 GPAC Men's Basketball Preseason Coaches' Poll:
Place School Points First Place Votes
1. Dordt 99 9
2. Northwestern 92 2
3. Briar Cliff 76
4. Midland 72
5. Morningside 65
6t. Concordia 45
6t. Hastings 45
8. Dakota Wesleyan 44
9. Nebraska Wesleyan 29
10. Doane 26
11. Mount Marty 12

Concordia is Preseason Women's Basketball Pick in the GPAC

Concordia University received seven first place votes and totaled 96 points and are the preseason coaches' selection to win the 2012-2013 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Women's Basketball Championship.
The Bulldogs posted a 34-3 record last year and won the regular and post-season championships in the conference. Concordia advanced to the NAIA Division II Semifinals in Sioux City, Iowa. Northwestern, the defending NAIA Division II National Champion, was given the final four first place votes and totaled 93 points and was picked second in the early season poll. The Red Raiders have won three straight NAIA Titles (2010, 11, and 12). Morningside was picked third and Briar Cliff fourth in the preseason poll.

Points were awarded on a 10-1 basis and coaches' could not vote for their own team.
Here is the complete 2012-13 GPAC Women's Basketball Preseason Coaches' Poll:
Place School Points First Place Votes
1. Concordia 96 7
2. Northwestern 93 4
3. Morningside 84
4. Briar Cliff 70
5. Hastings 59
6t. Dordt 50
6t. Mount Marty 50
8. Dakota Wesleyan 38
9. Doane 27
10. Midland 23
11. Nebraska Wesleyan 15