Women's Basketball moves up five spots to No. 11 in the sixth weekly D3hoops.com Poll

Women's Basketball moves up five spots to No. 11 in the sixth weekly D3hoops.com Poll

By Ashley Birchmeier

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ADA — The Ohio Northern women's basketball team moved up five spots to No. 11 in the sixth weekly D3hoops.com Top 25 poll.

The Polar Bears received 313 points in the poll, the most this season.

Thomas More (Ky.) reclaimed the top spot with 625 points and all 25 first place votes, followed by Amherst (Mass.) in second with 593 points and George Fox (Ore.) in third with 577 points.

Ohio Athletic Conference foe Capital moved up six spots, claiming the No. 17 spot with 197 points.

Northern returns to action Wednesday evening as they welcome Heidelberg to the ONU Sports Center, tip off set for 7:30 pm.

D3hoops.com Poll - Week 6

Jan. 19, 2016


  2015-16   Last
Rank School (1st Place Votes) Record  Points Week 
1. Thomas More (Ky.) (25) 14-0 625 1
2. Amherst (Mass.) 15-0 593 2
3. George Fox (Ore.) 15-0 577 3
4. Hope (Mich.) 15-0 555 5
5. Texas-Tyler 15-1 488 6
6. Scranton (Pa.) 16-0 485 7
7. Rochester (N.Y.) 13-1 474 10
8. Washington (Mo.)
12-2 424 11
9. New York U. 13-1 416 4
10. Tufts (Mass.) 13-2 368 12
11. Ohio Northern 13-2 313 16
12. Wisconsin-Whitewater 13-2 302 8
13. Wisconsin-Oshkosh 12-3 260 20
14. St. Thomas (Minn.)
12-3 244 19
15.  Calvin (Mich.) 12-3 227 18
16. Muhlenberg (Pa.)
11-1 221 9
17. Capital 13-2 197 23
18. Wisconsin-River Falls 13-2 192
19. Wisconsin-Stevens Point 12-3 184 14
20. Carnegie Mellon (Pa.) 13-1 124 21
21.  Whitman (Calif.)
12-2 113 24
22. Rowan (N.J.)
15-1 105
23. Albright (Pa.) 14-2 98 25
24. Wheaton (Ill.) 11-4 85 15
25.
Trinity (Tex.) 12-3 81 17

Others receiving votes: Bluffton 79; Wartburg 67; Maryville (Tenn.) 53; Luther 37; Cal Lutheran 33; St. John Fisher 18; Moravian 18; Bowdoin 14; Connecticut College 11; Christopher Newport 10; U. of New England 8; Mary Washington 7; Birmingham-Southern 6; St. Mary's (Minn.) 5; Keene State 4; Stevens 3; McDaniel 1.