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January 8, 2018
University of Notre Dame Maintains #1 Spot in Latest USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Men's College Hockey Poll
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NOTES: The University of Notre Dame ranks number one with 500 points and 26 first-place votes ... The NCHC has five teams in the rankings, the Big Ten has four and the Hockey East Association, ECAC Hockey and WCHA are all tied with two.

USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Men's College Hockey Poll - January 8, 2018
 Rank Team (First Place) Last Week's
Ranking
2017-18
Record
Weeks in
Top 15
1. University of Notre Dame, 500 (26) 1 18-3-1 14
2. St. Cloud State University, 462 (2) 2 13-3-3 14
3. Clarkson University, 450 (2) 3 16-3-1 12
4. Cornell University, 416 (2) 4 13-2-0 8
5. University of Denver, 360 (2) 5 12-6-4 14
6. Minnesota State University, 319 7 16-6-0 13
7. Ohio State University, 307 8 14-4-4 5
8. University of North Dakota, 290 6 11-6-5 14
9. Northeastern University, 205 9 12-5-3 13
10. Providence College, 204 11 14-7-1 14
11. University of Minnesota, 198 10 13-10-1 14
12. Western Michigan University, 141 12 11-8-1 8
13. Penn State University, 119 13 12-7-3 8
14. Bowling Green State University, 34 - 12-6-6 1
15. University of Minnesota Duluth, 19 - 9-9-3 11
Others Receiving Votes: Boston College 18; University of Wisconsin, 12; University of Nebraska Omaha, 10; University of Maine, 8; UMass Lowell, 6; Colgate University, 1; Harvard University, 1.
The USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Men's College Hockey Poll is conducted each week in conjunction with the American Hockey Coaches Association. The poll includes input from coaches and journalists representing each of the five NCAA Division I ice hockey conferences, as well as composite votes from officers of the AHCA and USA Hockey Magazine, the most widely distributed hockey magazine in the world.