Western men Also Receiving Votes in the D3hoops.com latest poll

official release from Pat Coleman - D3hoops.com

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (Jan. 17) --Six new teams entered the D3hoops.com Top 25 for men's basketball this week, while Hope and Cabrini joined the top 10.

http://www.d3hoops.com/top25/men/
Through games of Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012:


#

School (1st votes)

Rec

Pts

Prev.

1

Middlebury (22)

14-0

622

1

2

Virginia Wesleyan (2)

13-1

595

2

3

MIT (1)

16-0

575

3

4

Amherst

13-1

547

5

5

UW-Whitewater

15-1

500

9

6

Mary Hardin-Baylor

15-0

494

8

7

Hope

14-1

450

11

8

Emory

13-1

448

4

9

Whitworth

13-2

428

10

10

Cabrini

14-1

388

13

11

UW-Stevens Point

13-3

343

15

12

Claremont-Mudd-Scripps

14-0

319

17

13

Franklin and Marshall

14-1

310

7

14

Birmingham-Southern

14-1

266

19

15

Williams

13-3

237

12

16

Wabash

13-2

211

14

17

Illinois Wesleyan

13-2

206

25

18

William Paterson

13-2

159

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19

Augustana

11-4

120

6

20

St. Thomas

10-3

103

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21

Wittenberg

12-3

99

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22

Wheaton (Ill.)

12-3

97

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23

New York University

12-1

87

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24

Wooster

12-3

60

16

25

Eastern Connecticut

12-1

57

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Dropped out: No. 18 Puget Sound, No. 20 Rhode Island College, No. 21 Buffalo State, No. 22 Oswego State, No. 23 Western Connecticut, No. 24 WPI.
Others receiving votes: Rhode Island College 56; Oswego State 47; Transylvania 42; Washington U. 39; Bethany 37; Western Connecticut 26; Lake Forest 24; Worcester Polytech 18; Hampden-Sydney 16; Ohio Wesleyan 16; UW-River Falls 16; Hardin-Simmons 16; Wesleyan 10; Christopher Newport 6; Puget Sound 6; St. Joseph's (L.I.) 6; Mary Washington 6; John Carroll 5; St. Mary's (Md.) 4; Randolph-Macon 4; Grinnell 2; DePauw 1; North Central (Ill.) 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.