UMW Men's Basketball Closes Year Ranked 8th by D3Hoops.com for Highest Ranking Ever

The University of Mary Washington men's basketball team, thanks to its advancement to the NCAA Quarterfinals, climbed nine spots to eighth in the nation in the final national poll of the season by D3Hoops.com, for its highest ranking in program history.

D3hoops.com men's Top 25, final

Through the end of the 2013-14 season:

# School (1st votes) Rec Pts Prev.
1 UW-Whitewater (25) 29-4 625 3
2 Williams 28-5 599 9
3 Illinois Wesleyan 27-5 561 6
4 Amherst 27-4 559 7
5 UW-Stevens Point 28-2 515 1
6 Washington U. 24-3 425 2
7 St. Norbert 25-2 377 5
8 Mary Washington 25-6 376 17
9 Cabrini 26-2 366 4
10 Wooster 26-4 343 8
11 Dickinson 24-7 342 --
12 Albertus Magnus 28-3 328 13
13 Texas-Dallas 27-4 311 16
14 Emory 19-9 290 --
15 Calvin 24-6 284 24
16 Morrisville State 22-9 258 --
17 Wesley 23-4 232 10
18 Richard Stockton 25-5 224 22
19 Virginia Wesleyan 24-7 174 --
20 Whitworth 23-6 157 12
21 Wheaton (Ill.) 21-9 125 --
22 Brockport State 24-4 124 11
23 SUNY-Purchase 26-3 109 15
24 Plattsburgh State 24-6 107 --
25 WPI 22-5 97 14

 

Dropped out: No. 18 St. Thomas; No. 19 Centre; No. 20 Randolph-Macon; No. 21 Scranton; No. 23 Wittenberg; No. 25 St. Olaf.

Others receiving votes: Centre 49; St. Thomas 35; Augustana 31; Wittenberg 27; Randolph-Macon 20; Hobart 14; Scranton 13; Staten Island 9; DePauw 7; Babson 6; St. Olaf 3; Bowdoin 1; Carthage 1; Eastern Connecticut 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.