Blue Devils, Spartans Among Top-Rated Basketball Teams in Georgia

A computer ranking of boys basketball teams has Norcross High School team ranked No. 4 in Class AAAAAA and GAC at No. 2 in Class AA.

Gwinnett County may be home to some of the best high school football in the state, but don't overlook what our teams do around the hoop.

Just look at the Maxwell Ratings released this week in an Atlanta Journal-Constitution blog.

The computer rankings of boys basketball teams in Georgia say Gwinnett has the best Class AAA team (Buford) in Georgia, the No. 2 team in Class AA (Greater Atlanta Christian) and five of the top 10 teams in Class AAAAAA (including No. 4 Norcross).

Here's a look at Gwinnett teams in the Maxwell Ratings: 


  • Norcross No. 4
  • Peachtree Ridge No. 5
  • Shiloh No. 6
  • North Gwinnett No. 7
  • Archer No. 9
  • Dacula No. 12
  • Mill Creek No. 15
  • Collins Hill No. 17
  • Brookwood No. 18
  • Berkmar No. 20
  • Central Gwinnett No. 28
  • Duluth No. 30
  • Grayson No. 32
  • South Gwinnett No. 40
  • Meadowcreek No. 50
  • Parkview No. 58
  • Mountain View No. 60

Class AAAA

  • Lanier No. 39

Class AAA

  • Buford No. 1

Class AA

  • Greater Atlanta Christian No. 2
  • Wesleyan No. 6

Class A

  • Providence Christian No. 45
  • Hebron Christian No. 55

Who is your pick for the best boys basketball team in Gwinnett? Tell us in the comments.


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