Western men remain in the D3hoops.com ARV category with 11 votes

official release from Pat Coleman - D3hoops.com

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (Nov. 29) — Augustana took over the No. 1 spot in the D3hoops.com men's basketball Top 25, moving up after preseason top-ranked Virginia Wesleyan fell in its opener to Salisbury. Salisbury enters the poll at No. 20, the program's first appearance in the ranking, which is in its 13th season.
Through games of Sunday, Nov. 27, 2011:


#

School (1st votes)

Rec

Pts

Prev.

1

Augustana (15)

3-0

610

2

2

Middlebury (6)

4-0

587

5

3

Amherst (2)

3-0

582

4

4

Marietta (1)

3-0

531

6

5

Virginia Wesleyan (1)

2-1

479

1

6

Wooster

3-0

462

9

7

Williams

3-1

425

3

8

Whitworth

4-0

423

12

9

MIT

5-0

408

10

10

Emory

5-0

384

13

11

Cabrini

3-0

285

14

12

Rochester

4-1

284

7

13

Wheaton (Ill.)

4-0

276

25

14

Franklin and Marshall

5-0

254

17

15

Mary Hardin-Baylor

3-0

237

16

16

Buffalo State

2-0

226

19

17

Wittenberg

1-1

196

11

18

WPI

4-0

160

22

19

Birmingham-Southern

4-0

151

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20

Salisbury

4-0

127

--

21

St. Thomas

3-1

109

8

22

Puget Sound

5-0

107

--

23

UW-Stevens Point

4-1

93

24

24

UW-Whitewater

4-0

77

--

25

UW-River Falls

4-2

75

21

Dropped out: No. 15 St. Mary's (Md.), No. 18 Oswego State, No. 20 Centre, No. 23 Hampden-Sydney.
Others receiving votes: Wabash 58; Hope 47; Rhode Island College 47; Ramapo 47; Texas-Dallas 44; William Paterson 43; Oswego State 42; Salem State 36; Randolph-Macon 31; Edgewood 25; Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 24; St. Mary's (Md.) 21; Concordia (Wis.) 12; Grinnell 12; Hartwick 12; Illinois Wesleyan 12; Mary Washington 11; Western Connecticut 11; New Jersey City 10; Transylvania 6; Washington U. 6; Centre 5; North Carolina Wesleyan 4; Ripon 4; Albright 3; Chicago 1; Hobart 1; Keene State 1; Trinity (Conn.) 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.