FloHoops' Top 25 Prep Rankings (March 6)

The rankings world became even more controversial than usual over the past few weeks as rumors loomed around fifth-year students enrolled on high-profile teams such as Sunrise Christian (KS) and, most recently, No. 2 Oak Hill (VA). 

As of Tuesday, it appears that the student in question at Oak Hill has since been expelled from the school and kicked off the team. While the Warriors reportedly remain eligible to receive an impending invite to GEICO Nationals, their seed is still up in the air.

Despite removing teams in previous weeks that have committed similar infractions, Oak Hill will remain in the rankings as long as it is eligible for the national tournament. 

Here's where the nation's best high school basketball teams stand as March begins to heat up and the GEICO Nationals picture becomes clearer. 

*Bolded teams have completed their season

RANKSCHOOL (STATE)RECORDPREVIOUS RANK
1Montverde Academy (FL)32-01
2Oak Hill Academy (VA)42-12
3University School (FL)31-13
4Findlay Prep (NV)
31-45
5Shadow Mountain (AZ)
25-1
7
6Simeon (IL)
27-3
6
7La Lumiere (IN)
23-3
8
8Memphis East (TN)
27-3
9
9Dematha (MD)
29-5
11
10Garfield (WA)
28-1
15
11Oak Ridge (FL)
29-4
13
12Paul VI (VA)
31-3
14
13Bishop Montgomery (CA)27-1
10
14Imhotep Charter (PA)
26-2
20
15Roselle Catholic (NJ)
25-4
21
16McEachern (GA)
26-3
4
17Riley (IN)
24-0
25
18Brentwood Academy (TN)
25-5
24
19Upson-Lee (GA)
30-3
22
20Jefferson (OR)
25-3
23
21Mater Dei (CA)
23-6
NR
22Mountain Brook (AL)
32-4
NR
23Cretin-Derham Hall (MN)
24-2
17
24Norcross (GA)28-3
NR
25Sierra Canyon (CA)
23-4
19

BIGGEST RISER: Imhotep Charter (PA), Roselle Catholic (NJ), Riley (IN)

BIGGEST FALLER: McEachern (GA)

DROPPED OUT: St. Benedict's Prep (NJ), Gonzaga (DC)

KNOCKING ON THE DOOR: Wasatch Academy (Utah)

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