D3hoops.com men's Top 25, preseason

Entering the 2000-01 season:

#

Team

W-L

Pts.

1

Calvin (13)

30-2

579

2

William Paterson (9)

23-5

561

3

Wooster

26-3

447

4

Carthage (2)

22-4

395

5

UW-Stevens Point

25-5

394

6

Buena Vista (1)

27-2

353

7

Catholic

24-5

350

8

Chicago

23-4

343

9

Cortland State

24-5

329

10

St. John's

20-7

323

11

McMurry

27-2

309

12

Roanoke

24-5

263

13

Salem State

27-5

258

14

Widener

24-4

253

15

UW-Eau Claire

27-6

243

16

Rowan

21-4

234

T17

Franklin and Marshall

25-7

219

T17

Connecticut College

19-5

219

19

Wilkes

16-9

200

20

Christopher Newport

25-3

176

21

Lewis and Clark

20-5

126

22

Maryville (Tenn.)

25-4

112

23

Nebraska Wesleyan

17-9

111

24

Springfield

21-9

109

25

Illinois Wesleyan

17-8

104

Others receiving votes: Williams 91; Hope 86; Otterbein 85; St. Thomas 70; Hamilton 66; Trinity (Texas) 58; Hampden-Sydney 52; Washington U. 50; Ohio Northern 49; DePauw 48; Amherst 47; Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 39; Wittenberg 29; Manchester 28; Rochester Tech 28; Lake Forest 27; Linfield 27; Penn State-Behrend 27; Bridgewater (Va.) 25; Scranton 23; Tufts 21; Gustavus Adolphus 15; St. John Fisher 14; Mt. St. Joseph 11; UW-Superior 11; Johns Hopkins 8; UW-Platteville 8; Muskingum 8; Western New England 7; Richard Stockton 6; Franklin 6; North Park 6; Albright 6; College of New Jersey 6; North Carolina Wesleyan 5; Marymount 4; Benedictine 4; UW-Whitewater 4; Hanover 4; Wheaton (Ill.) 3; Clark 2; New Jersey City 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.