Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Top Ten (#12): V-Reds Up To Second

After a week in which the Varsity Reds picked up two wins in as many contests - and top ten teams McGill, Western, Moncton, Alberta, Manitoba, Acadia, UQTR all lost - UNB moved up to second place in the latest polls, only one point behind the Redmen.

CIS MEN’S HOCKEY TOP 10 (#12)

Voting is based on a 10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 basis, with a 1st place vote worth 10 points. The CIS Men’s Ice Hockey Top Ten Committee is made up of media members from across Canada.

(regular season record) / votes (first-place votes) / (previous rankings)

1. McGill (18-3-2) / 151 pts (8) / (1)
2. UNB (16-5-2) / 150 (4) / (3)
3. Western (19-2-3) / 148 (5) / (2)
4. Moncton (16-7-0) / 98 / (4)
5. Alberta (16-6-2) / 94 / (6)
6. Saskatchewan (15-5-2) / 74 / (7)
7. Manitoba (15-5-2) / 68 / (8)
8. Saint Mary’s (15-7-2) / 57 / (10)
9. Acadia (15-7-2) / 56 / (5)
10. UQTR (17-5-2) / 17 / (9)

* Other teams receiving votes: UPEI (17) *, Nipissing (6), UBC (1), Lakehead (1).

* UQTR (over UPEI) was awarded the higher ranking based on number of higher-placed votes.

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