OTHERS RECEIVING VOTES: Yale 79, Santa Clara 76, Furman 45, Princeton 44, Delaware 36, Georgia State 36, Ohio 34, Bryant 33, Morehead State 33, Liberty 31, Texas Southern 24, Jacksonville State 22, Wagner 21, Cal State Fullerton 19, Oakland 16, Seattle 15, Grand Canyon 10, Winthrop 10, Missouri State 8, Southern Utah 8, Texas State 8, Bellarmine 7, Bradley 6, Cleveland State 6, Abline Christian 4, Stephen F. Austin 4, Long Beach State 3, Nicolls 3, North Dakota State 3, Purdue Fort Wayne 3, Navy 2, Texas A&M Corpus Christi 2, Weber State 2, Jacksonville 1, Samford 1.
VOTING PANEL: Casey Alexander (Belmont), Kevin Baggett (Rider), Mike Balado (Arkansas State), Randy Bennett (St. Mary's), Kenny Blakeney (Howard), Jon Coffman (Purdue-Fort Wayne), Jason Crafton (UMES), Jim Engles (Columbia), John Gallagher (Hartford), Joe Gallo (Merrimack), Greg Gary (Mercer), Derrin Hansen (Omaha), Jason Hooten (Sam Houston State), Donte' Jackson (Grambling), James Jones (Yale), Robert Jones (Norfolk State), Greg Kampe (Oakland), Brian Katz (Sacramento State), Tod Kowalczyk (Toledo), Shantay Legans (Portland), Jim Les (UC Davis), Bob Marlin (Louisiana), Steve Lutz (Texas A&M Corpus Christi), Ritchie McKay (Liberty), Rob O'Driscoll (Drexel), Mark Prosser (Winthrop), Brett Reed (Lehigh), Josh Schertz (Indiana State), Mike Schrage (Elon), Rob Senderoff (Kent State), Todd Simon (Southern Utah)
* Southern Utah head coach Todd Simon is the chairman of the Top 25 voting panel for the 2021-22 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, 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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