Men's Basketball: Purple Raiders Slide Up to #11 in D3hoops.com Top 25 Poll

Men's Basketball: Purple Raiders Slide Up to #11 in D3hoops.com Top 25 Poll

Mount Union's men's basketball team moved up three spots in the pole to No. 11 in the nation in this week's D3hoops.com Top-25 poll.

The Purple Raiders picked up two wins over Muskingum 85-63 and Otterbein 99-72 to bring their record to 18-3 overall and are in first place in the Ohio Athletic Conference.

Mount Union travels to play #15 Marietta in a top 25 matchup Wednesday, Feb. 12 at 7 p.m. at Ban Johnson Arena.

 

D3hoops.com men's Top 25, Week 10

Through games of Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020:

# School (No. 1 votes) W-L Pts.
1 Swarthmore (20) 21-0 618
2 St. John's (4) 21-1 602
3 Randolph-Macon (1) 21-1 570
4 St. Thomas 19-2 539
5 Wittenberg 20-1 517
6 Nebraska Wesleyan 20-2 508
7 Johns Hopkins 19-2 440
8 UW-Platteville 18-3 424
9 Emory 17-3 397
10 Middlebury 19-3 350
11 Mount Union 18-3 336
12 Colby 19-2 320
13 Virginia Wesleyan 18-3 311
14 North Central (Ill.) 17-4 301
15 Marietta 18-3 296
16 Washington U. 16-4 265
17 Elmhurst 18-4 219
18 Tufts 18-4 182
19 Babson 18-3 181
20 Springfield 18-3 179
21 Yeshiva 20-1 153
22 St. Joseph (Conn.) 19-2 91
23 St. Norbert 18-3 79
24 Benedictine 18-3 42
25 Augustana 16-6 28

Dropped out: No. 18 UW-La Crosse; No. 19 Centre; No. 24 Albion; No. 25 Brandeis.

Others receiving votes: Albion 27; UW-La Crosse 20; Brockport 15; Whitworth 15; WPI 14; Amherst 14; Christopher Newport 11; Centre 10; Wooster 9; Brandeis 8; York (Pa.) 7; RPI 7; Texas-Dallas 6; Hobart 4; Washington & Lee 3; Widener 3; UW-Oshkosh 2; Stevens 1; Whitman 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. Points are awarded on a 25-24-23-22-etc. basis.