Women's Basketball moves into the top 10 in the tenth weekly D3hoops.com Women's Top 25 Poll

Women's Basketball moves into the top 10 in the tenth weekly D3hoops.com Women's Top 25 Poll

By Ashley Birchmeier

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ADA — The Ohio Northern women's basketball team moves into the top 10, claiming the 10th spot in the 10th weekly D3hoops.com Women's Top 25 Poll.

This is the highest ranking for the Polar Bears this season, receiving 381 points in the poll.

Thomas More (Ky.) reclaimed the top spot with 625 points and all 25 first place votes, followed by George Fox (Ore.) in second with 596 points and Hope (Mich.) in third with 578 points.

Northern defeated Ohio Athletic Conference opponents Heidelberg 70-51 and Muskingum 68-53 last week to claim the OAC Regular Season title outright and the No. 1 seed in the OAC Tournament.

The Polar Bears return to action Wednesday evening as they welcome Baldwin Wallace to the ONU Sports Center, tip off set for 7:30 pm.

D3hoops.com Poll - Week 10

Feb. 16, 2016


  2015-16   Last
Rank School (1st Place Votes) Record  Points Week 
1. Thomas More (Ky.) (25) 22-0 625 1
2. George Fox (Ore.) 23-0 596 2
3. Hope (Mich.) 23-0 578 3
4. Scranton (Pa.) 23-0 531 4
5. Texas-Tyler 22-1 506 5
6. Tufts (Mass.) 21-2 504 6
7. Amherst (Mass.) 23-1 503 7
8. St. Thomas (Minn.) 20-3 433 8
9. Washington University 18-4 401 10
10. Ohio Northern 20-3 381 11
11. Albright (Pa.) 22-2 348 12
12. Rochester (N.Y.) 18-4 344 9
13. UW-River Falls 19-4 321 15
14. UW-Oshkosh 19-4 316 13
15.  Muhlenberg (Pa.) 20-2 259 16
16. Christopher Newport 21-2 254 18
17. UW-Whitewater 19-4 226 19
18. University of New England 20-3 148 22
19. UW-Stevens Point 17-6 134 17
20. Maryville (Tenn.) 19-3 115 21
21.  Wheaton (Ill.) 18-5 98 25
22. New York University 17-5 89 14
23. Calvin (Mich.) 18-5 82 24
24. Trinity (Texas) 20-4 57
25.
Mary Washington 19-4 47 23

Others receiving votes: Birmingham-Southern 45; Denison 41; Stockton 23; St. John Fisher 22; Capital 22; Bowdoin 18; Bluffton 12; Carnegie Mellon 8; Montclair State 7; McDaniel 6; St. Mary's (Minn.) 5; Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 4; Stevens 4; Guilford 4; Rose-Hulman 3; Washington and Jefferson 1.