ATLANTA – St. Thomas has owned the Under Armour MCLA Division II weekly poll since its inception this spring. Can the Tommies’ biggest rival change that?
We’ll find out on Friday when No. 7 St. John’s travels to St. Paul for an 8 p.m. grudge match.
Following top-ranked St. Thomas is a familiar crew as Concordia-Irvine, Grand Valley State, North Dakota State and Sierra Nevada fill out the two-through-five slots just like last week.
Louisiana rejoined the Top 25 this week, bouncing Fort Lewis. Bridgewater State achieved its highest ranking in program history at No. 9.
Under Armour MCLA Division II Coaches Poll – Week 7
|1. ||St. Thomas||600||24|
|3.||Grand Valley State||544|
|4.||North Dakota State||514|
|8.||Cal State Fullerton||421|
|12,||Palm Beach Atlantic||318|
|16.||College of Idaho||209|
|19.||UC Santa Cruz||153|
|22.||Florida Gulf Coast||131|
Others receiving votes: Montana (38), Cal State San Marcos (28), Fort Lewis (21), Baylor (15), Great Falls (13), Westfield State (13), Central Conn. State (10), UC San Diego (5), Missouri State (5), New Haven (4), Louisiana Tech (4), Coastal Carolina (2), Portland State (2), Florida Atlantic (2), Gonzaga (2), Georgia Southern (1), Central Washington (1), St. Edward’s (1).