OTHERS RECEIVING VOTES: Marshall 71, Yale 45, Northern Kentucky 31, Howard 30, Youngstown State 19, Akron 17, Santa Clara 16, Eastern Washington 13, UC Irvine 11, Towson 8, South Dakota State 6, Texas A&M Corpus Christi 6, Belmont 5, Indiana State 5, UC Riverside 4, Merrimack 3, Morehead State 3, Southern Illinois 2, Southern Utah 2, UNCW 2, UNCG 2, Grambling 1, UMass Lowell 1.
VOTING PANEL: Casey Alexander (Belmont), Greg Paulus (Niagara), Randy Bennett (St. Mary's), Kenny Blakeney (Howard), Jeff Boals (Ohio), Jon Coffman (Purdue-Fort Wayne), Jim Engles (Columbia), Greg Gary (Mercer), Eric Henderson (South Dakota State), Jason Hooten (Sam Houston State), Donte' Jackson (Grambling), James Jones (Yale), Robert Jones (Norfolk State), Greg Kampe (Oakland), Dustin Kerns (Appalachian State), Tod Kowalczyk (Toledo), Shantay Legans (Portland), Jim Les (UC Davis), Bob Marlin (Louisiana), Paul Mills (Oral Roberts), Steve Lutz (Texas A&M Corpus Christi), Jay McAuley (Wofford), Ritchie McKay (Liberty), David Patrick (Sacramento State), Rob O'Driscoll (Maine), Mark Prosser (Winthrop), Brett Reed (Lehigh), Josh Schertz (Indiana State), Rob Senderoff (Kent State), Pat Skerry (Towson), Todd Simon (Southern Utah).
* Norfolk State head coach Robert Jones is the chairman of the Top 25 voting panel for the 2022-23 season.
NOTE: The Mid-Major Poll is made up of teams from the following conferences: America East, Atlantic Sun, Big Sky, Big South, Big West, Colonial, Horizon, Independents, Ivy, Metro Atlantic, Mid-American, Mid-Eastern, Missouri Valley, Northeast, Ohio Valley, Patriot, Southern, Southland, Southwestern, Summit, Sun Belt, West Coast, Western Athletic.
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