The Atlantic Region poll for men's college basketball was released on Wednesday, which is one of the eight regions that make up the Division II NCAA Tournament.
West Liberty was picked as the top overall seed. The Hilltoppers are currently 23-1 and rank 3rd in the nation in the DII men's basketball rankings.
Local WVIAC teams in the top eight include Fairmont State at 3rd and Alderson-Broaddus in 7th.
Each region picks a total of 10 teams, with only the top eight advancing to the tournament.
ATLANTIC REGION - FEB. 20
1. West Liberty
2. Winston-Salem State
3. Fairmont State
4. East Stroudsburg
5. Indiana (Pa.)
9. Johnson C. Smith
10. Wheeling Jesuit