Lady Panthers ranked third in this week’s NCAA-II poll

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.—  The Drury Lady Panthers are ranked number three in the nation in the NCAA-II coaches’ poll released this week.
 
The Lady Panthers are 6-1 and moved down one spot from number two . Fort Hays State is ranked first with a 4-0 record, followed by Lubbock Christian (6-1) in second. The rest of the top five includes North Georgia (5-0), ranked fourth and Lander (3-1) ranked fifth.
The coaches’ poll marks the 120th consecutive week the Lady Panthers have been ranked in the top 25, the longest streak in the nation. It is also their 58th straight week in the top 10.

Drury plays Union (Tenn.), tied for 16th in this week’s national poll, tonight at 5:30 pm at the O’Reilly Family Event Center.

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Rank School (Record) Total
Points
Last
week’s
rank
First-
Place
Votes
1. Fort Hays State (4-0) 522 4 14
2. Lubbock Christian (6-1) 492 1 7
3. Drury (6-1) 469 2 0
4. North Georgia (5-0) 454 6 1
5. Lander (3-1) 436 3 0
6. Ashland (3-0) 425 8 0
7. Texas A&M-Commerce (3-0) 422 10 0
8. Gannon (2-0) 378 9 0
9. Alaska Anchorage (3-0) 361 12 0
10. Glenville State (3-0) 330 14 0
11. Azusa Pacific (4-1) 283 5 0
12. Indiana, PA (4-0) 183 29 0
13. Western Washington (3-0) 180 31 0
14t. Minnesota Duluth (2-1) 176 18 0
14t. Tampa (5-2) 176 11 0
16t. Bentley (2-0) 165 22 0
16t. Union, TN (2-1) 165 19 0
18. Grand Valley State (3-0) 163 34 0
19. Carson-Newman (3-1) 145 21 0
20. Lee, TN (4-0) 138 37 0
21. Barton (3-0) 111 33 0
22. Tuskegee (2-0) 101 32 0
23. Valdosta State (2-1) 94 15 0
24. Colorado Mines (3-1) 75 23 0
25. Central Missouri (3-3) 72 6 0
           

Dropped Out: Southwestern Oklahoma State (3-2); Stonehill (0-1); Charleston, WV (3-1); Hawaii Pacific (2-1); Truman State (2-2); Belmont Abbey (2-1); Daemen (2-2).
 
Others receiving votes: Michigan Tech (3-1) 64; Nebraska Kearney (3-1) 53; Southwestern Oklahoma State (3-2) 53; Dominican, NY (5-0) 46; Arkansas Tech (2-0) 44; Cameron (4-1) 35; Augustana, SD (2-0) 31; Stonehill (0-1) 25; Clayton State (4-0) 24; Charleston, WV (3-1) 22; CSU Pueblo (2-1) 19; Emporia State (3-1) 19; Southern Nazarene (4-0) 19; University of the Sciences (2-0) 19; Cal State San Marcos (2-1) 14; Catawba (4-0) 14; Hawaii Pacific (2-1) 14; Saint Cloud State (1-1) 14; Colorado Mesa (3-0) 13; Wayne State, MI (3-0) 13; Truman State (2-2) 12; Fayetteville State (2-1) 8; Concordia Irvine (3-0) 5; Le Moyne, NY (2-0) 4.
 
 
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