St. Cloud State gets 46 first-place votes, jumps back to No. 1 in D-I Men’s Poll

2019 January 18 St. Cloud State University hosts Western Michigan in a NCHC contest at the Herb Brooks National Hockey Center (Bradley K. Olson)
St. Cloud State swept Western Michigan at the Herb Brooks National Hockey Center over the weekend in St. Cloud, Minn. (photo: Bradley K. Olson).

After sweeping Western Michigan, St. Cloud State earned 46 first-place votes this week to take back the No. 1 ranking in the Division I Men’s Poll.

No. 2 Massachusetts, which split with Northeastern, garnered the other four first-place votes in this week’s rankings.

Ohio State is up one spot to No. 3, while Denver drops one place to No. 4. Division I Men’s Poll – Jan. 21, 2019

Minnesota Duluth remains No. 5 this week.

UMass Lowell is the lone new team in the rankings this week, coming in at No. 19.

The Poll consists of 50 voters, including coaches and beat writers and sports professionals from across the country.