Tigers ranked 6th in national poll

Published 9:57 am Saturday, December 16, 2023

Hampden-Sydney College stays in the Top Ten, when it comes to basketball. The Tigers are ranked sixth in this week’s Division III Top 25 poll, earning 486 points. That’s up one spot from last week’s No. 7 ranking and the team is now 6-1 overall, including 2-1 in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC), after a 61-52 road win at Randolph-Macon College on Dec. 8. 

John Carroll (OH) University (7-0) is ranked first for the second-straight week with 582 points and 13 first-place votes, followed by Calvin (MI) University (7-0, 581) at No. 2, Guilford (NC) Collge (9-0, 570) at No. 3, Oswego State (NY) (7-0, 544) at No. 4 and Tufts (MA) University (10-0, 493) at No. 5 in the poll.