UCLA Continues to Rank No. 1 in November 12 National Collegiate Club Poll
BRIDGEPORT, Pa. --The University of California-Los Angeles garnered 95 points to hold onto the No. 1 ranking in the November 12 Men's National Collegiate Club Top 20 Poll, but the true best team in the nation will be decided this weekend when the Bruins and 11 other nationally-ranked teams are part of the 16-team National Collegiate Club Championship at the University of Florida.
Joining the Bruins in the field of the National Collegiate Club tournament are No. 2 University of Utah, No. 3 Florida International University, No. 4 University of Arizona, No. 5 Michigan State University, No. 7 University of Washington, No. 10 University of Florida, No. 11 University of Texas, No. 15 University of Illinois-Chicago, No. 17 Pennsylvania State University, No. 18 Yale University and No. 19 Lindenwood University will battle along with unranked Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University (Virginia Tech), Columbia University, Georgia Institute of Technology and University of Minnesota.
Overall, only three teams held their rankings from the November 5 poll as UCLA, Utah and Lindenwood continue to rank first, second and 19th.
Voted on by a panel of coaches from around the country during each week of the season and based on the cumulative results of each team, the National Collegiate Club Top 20 Poll is relased each Thursday during the season until the week following the National Collegiate Club Championship.
Nov. 5 Poll
|1||University of California-Los Angeles||1||95|
|2|| University of Utah||2||92|
|3|| Florida International University||4||89|
|4|| University of Arizona||6||83|
|5|| Michigan State University||9||79|
|6|| University of California||3||70|
|7|| University of Washington||15||63|
|8|| University of California-Santa Barbara||5||56|
|9|| University of California-Irvine||7||52|
|10|| University of Florida||16||46|
|11|| University of Texas||12||44|
|12|| Arizona State University||13||40|
|13||California Polytechnic State University||8||39|
|14|| University of Michigan||17||36|
|15|| University of Illinois-Chicago||RV||33|
|16|| California State University-Chico||10||30|
|17|| Pennsylvania State University||NR||25|
|19|| Lindenwood University||19||18|
|20||University of Colorado||18||15|
|RV|| University of California-Santa Cruz||11||12|
|RV|| University of Minnesota||NR||10|
|RV|| University of California-Davis||14||10|
|RV||University of Oregon||20||7|
|RV||University of Colorado||NR||6|
|RV||Texas A&M University||NR||2|