Enforcers Only Expansion Team To Crack Top 25
COVINGTON, KY - October 23, 2016 - The American Basketball Association has released its preseason, top 25 power rankings, and your Kentucky Enforcers are on that short list.
On Friday, ABA Commissioner Joe Newman released the preseason rankings via league-wide email, with the Enforcers appearing at #22.
The ABA has expanded for the 2016-2017 campaign, the league’s 50th, to over 100 teams, making the honor that much more impressive. The Enforcers are also the only expansion team to be placed in the top 25.
“We are extremely honored and excited to be ranked #22 in the power rankings. We have a tough road ahead of us, but we are ready to take on the best the ABA has to offer,” stated Kentucky Enforcers Co-Owner and Head Coach Dustin Driskell.
The Enforcers begin the season November 5th with the #23 ranked Steel City Yellow Jackets in Pittsburgh. The inaugural season provides a challenging schedule for the Enforcers with contests against seven of the top 25 teams, including three in the top 10.