Men's Basketball: Purple Raiders Crack Top 10 in D3hoops.com Top-25 Poll

Photo By: Joey Rees
Photo By: Joey Rees

Mount Union's men's basketball team moved up two to No. 9 in the nation in this week's D3hoops.com Top-25 poll.

The Purple Raiders picked up two wins over #15 Marietta 81-67 and Heidelberg 93-80 to bring their record to 20-3 overall and clinched the number one seed in the Ohio Athletic Conference tournament.

Mount Union hosts Baldwin Wallace in the regular season home finale, Wednesday, Feb. 19 at 7 p.m. at The MAAC.

 

D3hoops.com men's Top 25, Week 11

Through games of Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020: 

# School (No. 1 votes) W-L Pts.
1 Swarthmore (22) 23-0 620
2 Randolph-Macon (2) 22-1 587
3 St. Thomas (1) 21-2 581
4 St. John's 22-2 521
5 Wittenberg 22-1 519
6 Nebraska Wesleyan 21-2 515
7 UW-Platteville 20-3 455
8 Emory 19-3 433
9 Mount Union 20-3 411
10 Johns Hopkins 20-3 407
11 North Central (Ill.) 19-4 368
12 Colby 21-2 367
13 Washington U. 18-4 317
14 Middlebury 20-4 259
15 Springfield 20-3 256
16 Marietta 19-4 230
17 Yeshiva 22-1 213
18 Virginia Wesleyan 19-4 198
19 St. Joseph (Conn.) 21-2 168
20 St. Norbert 20-3 133
21 WPI 19-4 99
22 Babson 19-4 76
23 Elmhurst 19-5 60
24 UW-La Crosse 18-5 56
25 Brockport 20-3 53

Dropped out: No. 24 Benedictine; No. 25 Augustana.

Others receiving votes: Whitworth 45; Tufts 27; RPI 26; Texas-Dallas 19; Centre 19; Augustana 18; UW-Oshkosh 17; York (Pa.) 15; Christopher Newport 12; Benedictine 12; Stevens 7; Albertus Magnus 4; Whitman 2.

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.