There were only small changes in the NJCAA national basketball rankings for the week ending Jan. 12.
In women's Division I, Central Arizona rose one spot to #13 after improving to 14-3, 9-0 with victories over Glendale 108-38 and Phoenix, 80-47.
In women's Division II Mesa (11-5, 8-1) inched up one spot to #15 after road wins at Eastern Arizona, 67-60, and Scottsdale, 50-35. Meanwhile Pima (12-4, 6-3) remained at #18. The Aztecs beat South Mountain, 57-42, and Chandler-Gilbert, 77-60.
Among the men, Eastern Arizona and Arizona Western both remained among others receiving votes. EAC (15-2, 7-2) beat Mesa, 70-66, and Tohono O'odham, 87-69. AZW (12-5, 6-3) split two games, falling to Phoenix, 88-81, but then topping Glendale, 95-89.
Scottsdale (15-2, 7-2) saw its nine-game winning streak come to an end in triple overtime at Tohono O'odham, 106-98, but then defeated Mesa, 70-60. SCC slipped two places in the Division II poll to #14.