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WBB Metro Poll: SJU 4th, SBU 5th

St. John's Nadirah McKenith drives past Connecticut's Brianna

St. John's Nadirah McKenith drives past Connecticut's Brianna Banks during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the semifinals of the Big East women's tournament in Hartford, Conn. (March 5, 2012) (Credit: AP)

There was a change in the top three this week as Quinnipiac and St. John’s swapped places. Stony Brook remains at No. 5, but Marist dropped two spots to seventh. Rider bursts into the poll at No. 6 after winning four of its last five games. Fairfield was idle, but dropped two spots to ninth due to Army moving up and Rider’s presence. Fordham is in the poll for the first time at 10th. Iona and Sacred Heart dropped out.

1. Princeton (6-4)
2. Rutgers (5-3)
3. Quinnipiac (7-1)
4. St. John’s (5-4)
5. Stony Brook (6-4)
6. Rider (5-4)
7. Army (9-3)
8. Marist (4-5)
9. Fairfield (5-3)
10. Fordham (7-4)

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.

Tags: St. John's , Stony Brook , Rutgers

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