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Washington Post's Boys’ basketball Top 20 (1.28.19): Wilde Lake, St. Andrew’s and Oxon Hill join the rankings

By Washington Post Staff, 01/28/19, 1:45PM EST


#5 Wilson; #6 Gonzaga; #7 St. John's; #14 Sidwell Friends

It was a rough start to the week for two of the best teams in the D.C. area as DeMatha and Paul VI fell to out-of-town opponents.

In a nationally televised matchup with Indiana’s La Lumiere, the Stags couldn’t assert the control they’ve shown throughout conference play and lost, 73-50. Paul VI had a closer game but still fell to Shadow Mountain, 45-41. Both teams bounced back from the defeats, winning out the rest of the week. The Stags and the Panthers will meet Tuesday night in the first No. 1 vs. No. 2 matchup of the year.