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SBLive's Top 10 CIF LA City Section boys basketball rankings: Narbonne is No. 1

The Gauchos are the top team in the LA City Section heading into the season thanks to Marcus Adams transferring in and his brother Maximo playing as a freshman

Two weeks into the season, here are SBLive's LA City Section boys high school basketball rankings. Narbonne-Harbor City is No. 1.

CIF LA City Section Top 10 boys basketball rankings

1. Narbonne-Harbor City (0-1)

The Gauchos are the top team in the LA City Section heading into the season thanks to Marcus Adams transferring in and his brother Maximo playing as a freshman. Both Marcus and Maximo are wings with high ceilings as next level prospects. EJ Andrews and Christian Gill, integral parts of last season's Open Division team, return for the Gauchos as well. Narbonne is 0-1 following a 45-42 loss to Etiwanda to open the season.

2. Birmingham-Lake Balboa (1-0)

The Patriots are 1-0 thanks to beating Culver City 71-66 in their opener. All-City guard Kory Blunt will be one of the top players in the City. 

3. Fairfax-Los Angeles (0-1)

The Lions surprisingly fell to Long Beach Jordan 67-60 in their opener. Expect Fairfax to steady the ship and compete for another City title with senior guard Darius Carr, a St. Bernard transfer, and junior guard David Mack in the fold. 

4. Venice-Los Angeles (1-2)

The Gondoliers will be one of the toughest teams to beat in the City once again following last year's run to the state championship. Junior guard Tyler Hunt is a legitimate Division 1 recruit. 

5. Taft-Woodland Hills (0-1)

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Keyon Kensie Jr., a 6-foot-8 senior forward, is in the conversation for City Section Player of the Year. He scored 43 points in a season opening loss to St. Paul. 

6. Washington Prep-Los Angeles (0-0)

Senior forward Zyier Beverly is a Tennessee State commit. He's one of the top players in the City. The Generals begin their season on Thursday against Campbell Hall in the Pac Shores Tournament at Redondo Union.

7. King/Drew-Los Angeles (1-2)

Lloyd Webster's teams are consistently in the Open Division LA City Section title hunt. This year Webster will coach his son, freshman Josahn Webster. He's a sharpshooter. 

8. Palisades (3-2)

Under head coach Donzell Hayes, the Dolphins are a program on the rise after qualifying for the Open Division playoffs last season. 

9. Grant-Van Nuys (0-0)

The Lancers won the Division 1 City title last year and will be hungry for more silverware this season. Grant has the talent to make the Open Division. 

10. Crenshaw-Los Angeles (5-0)

The Cougars are undefeated and playing like one of the City's best squads. 

Next five: Westchester-Los Angeles, Granada Hills, Los Angeles-Hamilton, San Pedro, El Camino Real