Boston College Ranked Unanimous No. 1
in USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Men's College Hockey Poll

 

USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine
2012-13 Men's College Hockey Poll - #6
(first-place votes in parentheses)

RankSchoolLast Week's Ranking2012-13 RecordWeeks in Top 15
1 Boston College, 510 (34) 1 8-1-0 7
2 University of Denver, 461 3 7-1-0 7
3 University of Minnesota, 441 2 6-2-1 7
4 Miami University, 402 5 6-2-2 7
5 University of North Dakota, 317 6 4-3-1 7
6 University of New Hampshire, 307 9 6-1-1 4
7 University of Notre Dame, 280 8 6-3-0 7
8 Union College, 275 7 6-2-1 7
9 Western Michigan University, 244 10 5-2-1 7
10 Cornell University, 192 4 3-2-1 7
11 Boston University, 172 12 5-3-0 7
12 Dartmouth College, 127 NR 5-0-1 1
13 University of Michigan, 126 11 4-4-1 7
14 Colorado College, 65 NR 7-3-0 1
15 St. Cloud State University, 58 NR 6-4-0 1

Others receiving votes: Harvard University, 41; St. Lawrence University, 34; University of Nebraska-Omaha, 12; Northern Michigan University, 7; College of the Holy Cross, 3; UMass-Lowell, 3; Ferris State University, 1; Niagara University, 1; Yale University, 1

NOTES: The Boston College Eagles claim sole possession of the No. 1 ranking for the fourth straight week and fifth time this season; Minnesota and Boston College split the preseason No. 1 ranking. It is the first time the Eagles have been ranked as the unanimous No. 1 ... The Western Collegiate Hockey Association leads all conferences with five ranked programs this week. The Central Collegiate Hockey Association has four ranked teams while ECAC Hockey and the Hockey East Association each have three ranked squads ... A total of 24 teams received votes.

ABOUT THE POLL: The 18th annual USA Today/USA Hockey MagazineMen’s College Hockey Poll is conducted each week in conjunction with the American Hockey Coaches Association. The poll includes input from coaches and journalists representing each of the five NCAA Division I ice hockey conferences, as well as composite votes from officers of the AHCA and USA Hockey Magazine, the most widely distributed hockey magazine in the world.