Mount Union's men's basketball team moved up two to No. 7 in the nation in this week's D3hoops.com Top-25 poll.
This ties the highest ranking for the Purple Raiders in the Top-25 poll since it began in 1999-2000.
Mount Union picked up two wins over Baldwin Wallace 83-73 and Capital 82-67 to bring their record to 22-3 overall and finished off its best regular season in school history.
The Raiders enter this week's OAC Tournament as the top seed and will host No. 8 seed Otterbein Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. at the McPherson Academic and Athletic Complex.
D3hoops.com men's Top 25, Week 12
Through games of Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020:
|#||School (No. 1 votes)||W-L||Prev.|
|9||North Central (Ill.)||21-4||11|
|17||St. Joseph (Conn.)||23-2||19|
Dropped out: No. 21 WPI.
Others receiving votes: Tufts 35; Centre 32; Christopher Newport 25; Texas-Dallas 23; Augustana 21; UW-Oshkosh 20; York (Pa.) 16; Stevens 10; Albion 6; WPI 4; Washington & Lee 3; Amherst 2; Albertus Magnus 1; Hobart 1; Linfield 1; Whitworth 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.