Tigers Move Up One Spot in Both National Polls
February 25, 2009
February 25, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — The 21-4 Tigers moved up one spot in both national polls after posting weekend wins over fourth-ranked Oglethorpe (92-66) and Sewanee (75-55).
DePauw moved to 17th in the D3hoops.com Top 25 poll and 19th in the USA Today ESPN Coaches' Poll.
DePauw has at least received votes in 152 of the 153 D3hoops.com polls since the rankings began in 1999 and has earned top-25 status 118 times including in 77 of the last 83 polls.
The Tigers open Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference tournament play on Friday, February 27, when they face host Hendrix. Tipoff is slated for 3 p.m.
WGRE (91.5 FM) will provide the live audio for the entire tournament. Links to live video and stats is available from the official tournament site.