UMW Men Rise to #15 in D3Hoops.com National Poll
The University of Mary Washington men's basketball team rose to 15th in the nation in this week's D3Hoops.com's national poll, its highest ever ranking by the organization.
The Eagles, 13-2 on the season, were ranked 20th last week and defeated Penn State-Harrisburg and Christopher Newport last week. UMW has been ranked as high as 17th in the nation three times, including once this season and once in 2002-03 when the Eagles finished 24-5 overall and advanced to the NCAA Tournament after winning the CAC Tournament. That season, they were ranked as high as 12th by the NABC.
D3hoops.com men's Top 25, Week 7
Through games of Sunday, Jan. 19:
|#||School (1st votes)||Rec||Pts||Prev.|
|1||UW-Stevens Point (23)||16-0||622||1|
|24||St. Mary's (Md.)||11-4||74||16|
Dropped out: No. 25 Colorado College.
Others receiving votes: Dickinson 38; Mount Union 33; Whitworth 27; Texas-Dallas 24; William Paterson 21; Stevenson 20; Richard Stockton 20; Christopher Newport 18; Augsburg 16; DePauw 15; Colorado College 11; Rose-Hulman 11; St. Vincent 10; Springfield 9; Calvin 8; Babson 7; Emory 6; MIT 5; Randolph-Macon 3; Hampden-Sydney 3; Staten Island 3; Carthage 3; Eastern Connecticut 2; Geneseo State 1; Marietta 1; Scranton 1.
The D3hoops.com Top 25 is voted on by a panel of 25 coaches, Sports Information Directors and media members from across the country, and is published weekly.