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.|
|3||St. Thomas (1)||21-2||581|
|11||North Central (Ill.)||19-4||368|
|19||St. Joseph (Conn.)||21-2||168|
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.