National Polls

USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Men's College Hockey Poll - October 16, 2017
 Rank Team (First Place) Last Week's
Ranking
2017-18
Record
Weeks in
Top 15
1. University of Denver, 510 (34) 1 1-0-1 4
2. St. Cloud State University, 418 4 3-0-0 4
3. Harvard University, 404 3 0-0-0 4
4. University of North Dakota, 390 8 3-0-1 4
5. University of Wisconsin, 364 10 4-1-0 4
6. University of Notre Dame, 291 6 2-1-1 4
7. University of Minnesota, 280 7 2-2-0 4
8. Boston University, 252 2 2-2-0 4
9. Providence College, 232 5 2-1-0 4
10. Clarkson University, 156 15 3-0-1 2
11. Penn State University, 138 11 2-2-0 4
12. Minnesota State University, 122 - 2-1-0 3
13. University of Minnesota Duluth, 111 9 1-2-1 4
14. Northeastern University, 107 14 2-0-1 4
15. Boston College, 67 - 1-1-1 1
Others Receiving Votes: University of New Hampshire, 65; Michigan Tech University, 41; UMass Lowell, 37; Quinnipiac University, 34; Cornell University, 22; United States Air Force Academy, 15; University of Massachusetts Amherst, 10; Northern Michigan University 6; Colorado College, 4; Ohio State University, 4.
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.

USCHO.com Division I Men's Poll - October 16, 2017
 Rank Team (First Place) 2017-18 Record Pts. Last Week
 1 Denver (49) 1- 0-1 999 1
 2 Harvard 0- 0-0 897 3
 3 St. Cloud State ( 1) 3- 0-0 886 6
 4 North Dakota 3- 0-1 791 8
 5 Notre Dame 2- 1-1 772 4
 6 Wisconsin 4- 1-0 731 10
 7 Boston University 2- 2-0 621 2
 8 Minnesota 2- 2-0 583 7
 9 Minnesota Duluth 1- 2-1 513 5
10 Providence 2- 1-0 495 9
11 Penn State 2- 2-0 454 11
12 Clarkson 3- 0-1 436 15
13 Boston College 1- 1-1 378 13
14 Minnesota State 2- 1-0 344 NR
15 Michigan Tech 3- 1-1 316 15
16 Northeastern 2- 0-1 310 14
17 New Hampshire 4- 0-0 255 20
18 Quinnipiac 1- 1-1 184 17
19 UMass Lowell 1- 3-0 164 12
20 Air Force 3- 0-1 159 19
Others receiving votes: Cornell 126, Bemidji State 52, Ohio State 9, Michigan 8, Omaha 7, Western Michigan 5, Army 2, Vermont 2, Dartmouth 1.
The USCHO.com Poll consists of 50 voters, including 28 coaches from the Division I conferences and 22 beat writers and sports professionals from across the country. The poll, published weekly by the Associated Press, is a production of USCHO.com, which provides in-depth coverage of college hockey.