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Area Top 10, Princeton No.1

Princeton hangs on to the top spot for another week. St. John’s surged up two spots to second thanks to a great second half against Northwestern at the holiday classic. Rutgers held steady at No.3, while Seton Hall dropped three spots to eighth after two straight losses. Iona also took a tumble for second to sixth after consecutive losses. Rider surged back into the poll to ninth, while Fordham held at No.10. Fairfield moves up three spots to fourth and Hofstra, after a nice win over Holy Cross, jumps up two places to seventh.

  1. Princeton (9-3)
  2. St. John’s (7-3)
  3. Rutgers (9-2)
  4. Fairfield (8-3)
  5. St. Peter’s (7-5)
  6. Iona (7-5)
  7. Hofstra (7-4)
  8. Seton Hall (6-6)
  9. Rider (8-5)
  10. Fordham (6-4)

 Others to watch for: Columbia (6-4), St. Francis N.Y. (6-5), Army (6-6)

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