St. Cloud State stays No. 1 in Division I Men’s Poll with 43 first-place votes

Jacob Benson (SCSU-17) 2019 March 23 University of Minnesota Duluth and St. Cloud State University meet in the championship game of the NCHC  Frozen Face Off at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, MN (Bradley K. Olson)
Jacob Benson and St. Cloud State enter the NCAA tournament as the top overall seed (photo: Bradley K. Olson).

With 43 first-place votes this week, St. Cloud State remains No. 1 in the Division I Men’s Poll.

No. 2 Minnesota Duluth (3), No. 3 Minnesota State (3) and No. 4 Massachusetts (1) get the other first-place votes in this week’s rankings. Division I Men’s Poll – March 25, 2019

Northeastern is up one spot to No. 5, while Denver falls one to No. 6, Clarkson jumps two to sit seventh, Quinnipiac drops one to No. 8, Ohio State falls one to No. 9 and Cornell remains tenth.

No new teams enter the rankings this week.

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