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Newsday Area 10 poll: SJU still on top

Red Storm point guard DJ Kennedy (1) controls

Red Storm point guard DJ Kennedy (1) controls the ball during the second half against the Connecticut Huskies at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 10, 2011) Credit: Christopher Pasatieri

St. John’s is still number one, thanks to wins over Connecticut and Cincinnati. Princeton held steady at No.2 and so did Rutgers at No.3. The change came with Hofstra, which is on a nice run. The Pride beat William & Mary in overtime on Tuesday night. Seton Hall and Fairfield each dropped one place to fifth and sixth, respectively. LIU, which is riding a nation-best 11-game road winning streak, moved up one spot to seventh, while Iona followed suit and is eighth. Rider dropped three spots after going 1-1 last week, while St. Peter’s stayed at No.10.

1. St. John’s (15-9)
2. Princeton (19-4)
3. Rutgers (13-12)
4. Hofstra (18-9)
5. Seton Hall (11-14)
6. Fairfield (20-5)
7. LIU (20-5)
8. Iona (16-10)
9. Rider (18-9)
10. St. Peter’s (15-11)

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