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Metro Poll: Stony Brook No. 1, SJU No. 2

Stony Brook's Tommy Brenton drives the baseline against

Stony Brook's Tommy Brenton drives the baseline against UMBC's Malik Garner in the first half. (Feb. 19, 2013) (Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Stony Brook continues to roll and remains atop the Metro Poll after four straight wins. The Seawolves clinched at least a share of the America East regular season title after a 69-53 win over Maine on Sunday.

St. John’s and Fairfield held the second and third spots again. Wagner has won three of its last four, including a big 94-92 win over LIU on Sunday and moved up one place to fourth. Princeton slid up one place to fifth, while Rider jumped two spots to sixth. LIU fell three places to seventh, while Iona dropped one spot to eighth. NJIT stayed at ninth, while Quinnipiac enters the poll for the first time this season at 10th. Rutgers dropped out of the poll.

1. Stony Brook (21-6)
2. St. John’s (16-11)
3. Fairfield (17-12)
4. Wagner (16-11)
5. Princeton (14-9)
6. Rider (16-13)
7. LIU (15-13)
8. Iona (15-13)
9. NJIT (15-11)
10. Quinnipiac (14-14

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

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