Mr. I Maryland Sports Correspondent Andy Peden casts his weekly ballot in the so-called Atlantic 11 college hoops poll.
It gets very quiet in the world of college hoops for the next few weeks, so the A-11 will take a few weeks off for the holidays.
1. Georgetown (8-1) — It’s been a very good non-conference season.
2. Virginia (8-1) — Another team with a good start to the season. A win at Oregon and they are officially rolling.
3. Virginia Tech (7-3) — So far they have done nothing to stand out.
4. VCU (6-3) — They looked pretty darn good against Richmond, reminded me of the team that made the run last year.
5. Maryland (5-3) — Just waiting for Howard and Len to hit the court.
6. George Mason (7-3) — UVA knocked them back a few notches.
7. Richmond (6-3) — Got crushed in the battle for Richmond.
8-11. American, Loyola and … (Ed. note: JMU!)