PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – The Emory & Henry College Men's Basketball Team is receiving votes in the D3hoops.com Top 25 Poll, D3hoops.com officials announced Tuesday. It is the first time in the 19 years of the poll that the Wasps have been considered for one of the Top 25 spots in Division III men's basketball.
E&H is currently 12-1 on the year with a 4-0 record against Old Dominion Athletic Conference opponents. The Wasps began the season 10-0, their best start since 1992-93 when they made the NCAA Division III Sweet 16. The four wins to start the conference schedule marks the best league start since that same 1992-93 year when Emory & Henry won its first 10 ODAC contests.
Whitman College is the consensus No. 1 at 13-0 while Augustana (Ill.) College is second in the nation. Whitworth University, Williams College and the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater round out the top five.
Emory & Henry will host Roanoke College in an ODAC rivalry game this evening at 7:00 p.m.