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Metro Poll: SJU, SB still on top

D'Angelo Harrison takes a few hits on his

D'Angelo Harrison takes a few hits on his way to making a basket during a game against South Carolina. (Nov. 29, 2012) (Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

St. John’s stays atop the poll despite a disappointing setback against San Francisco. Stony Brook is second, but returns to action after a week off on Tuesday night. Seton Hall sits third, followed by Rutgers and Fairfield. LIU enters the poll for the first time after winning its last three, while Rider, Monmouth, Iona and Manhattan are six through nine. St. Francis drops out of the poll after two straight losses.

1. St. John’s (7-3)

2. Stony Brook (6-2)

3. Seton Hall (7-2)

4. Rutgers (5-2)

5. Fairfield (5-4)

6. Rider (6-5)

7. Monmouth (5-5)

8. Iona (3-5)

9. Manhattan (3-5)

10. LIU (3-4)

Area Teams
Army, Columbia, Fairfield, FDU, Fordham, Hofstra, Iona, LIU-Brooklyn, Manhattan, Marist, Monmouth, NJIT, Princeton, Quinnipiac, Rider, Rutgers, Sacred Heart, Seton Hall, St. Francis NY, St. John’s, St. Peter’s, Stony Brook, Wagner.