National Polls
USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Men's College Hockey Poll - December 11, 2017
 Rank Team (First Place) Last Weeks's
Ranking
2017-18
Record
Weeks in
Top 15
1. St. Cloud State University, 502 (27) 2 12-2-1 12
2. University of Denver, 451 (3) 1 9-3-4 12
3. University of Notre Dame, 448 (3) 4 16-3-1 12
4. Clarkson University, 435 (1) 3 15-3-1 10
5. Cornell University, 353 6 10-2-0 6
6. University of North Dakota, 344 5 10-5-5 12
7. Minnesota State University, 308 8 11-5-0 11
8. Northeastern University, 233 11 10-5-1 11
9. Ohio State University, 223 13 10-4-4 3
10. University of Minnesota, 182 7 10-9-1 12
11. Providence College, 177 9 10-7-1 12
12. Western Michigan University, 159 10 10-8-1 6
13. Penn State University, 91 -- 11-7-2 6
14. Boston College, 73 14 9-7-2 4
15. University of Wisconsin, 55 12 10-9-2 12
Others Receiving Votes: University of New Hampshire, 16; Union College, 11; University of Minnesota Duluth, 7; Canisius College, 5; Colgate University, 4; University of Michigan, 2; University of Nebraska Omaha, 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.

USCHO.com Division I Men's Poll - December 11, 2017
 Rank Team (First Place) 2017-18 Record Pts. Last Week
 1 St. Cloud State (35) 12- 2-1 978 2
 2 Denver ( 8) 9- 3-4 918 1
 3 Notre Dame ( 6) 16- 3-1 907 4
 4 Clarkson ( 1) 15- 3-1 893 3
 5 Cornell 10- 2-0 760 6
 6 North Dakota 10- 5-5 758 5
 7 Minnesota State 11- 5-0 694 8
 8 Northeastern 10- 5-1 617 10
 9 Ohio State 10- 4-4 566 15
10 Minnesota 10- 9-1 519 7
11 Providence 10- 7-1 516 9
12 Western Michigan 10- 8-1 433 11
13 Wisconsin 10- 9-2 335 12
14 Boston College 9- 7-2 327 14
15 Penn State 11- 7-2 322 18
16 New Hampshire 9- 7-1 260 13
17 Minnesota Duluth 8- 9-2 150 17
18 Colgate 8- 6-4 129 16
19 Union 10- 8-1 74 19
20 Canisius 10- 5-1 69 NR
Others receiving votes: Bowling Green 61, Colorado College 50, Miami 37, UMass Lowell 33, Omaha 26, Boston University 20, Harvard 16, Michigan 14, Massachusetts 10, Niagara 4, Army 2, Bentley 1, Maine 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.