POWERADE hoops rankings: Week 12

It's playoff time, and there are more than a handful of teams that could contend for Indiana state championships in each class.

Hamilton SE is the No. 1 team in the POWERADE state rankings and the front-runner for the Class 4A championship, but solid teams like No. 4 North Central, No. 8 Warren Central and No. 10 Arsenal Tech could pose legit challenges throughout the bracket.

POWERADE State Basketball Rankings

  1. Hamilton SE (19-2) — Last week: No. 1

  2. La Lumiere (25-2) — Last week: No. 2

  3. Pendleton Heights (21-2) — Last week: No. 4

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