ADA -- For the fifth consecutive week, the Ohio Northern women's basketball team received votes in the USA Today Sports Division III Top 25 Coaches poll and the poll.

In the USA Today poll, Northern received eight points and is four votes shy of entering the Top-25.

DePauw (Ind.) remained atop the poll with 200 points, Hope (Mich.) at No. 2 with 191 points and Washington U. (Mo.) moved No. 3 with 175 points.

In the poll, ONU garnered in 25 points and is just seven points away from the Top-25.

DePauw claimed the top spot in the poll with 625 points, Washington U. was second with 587 points and Whitman (Wash.) moved to third with 556 points.

The Polar Bears (12-3 overall, 5-3 OAC) picked up wins over Heidelberg on Wednesday and Capital on Saturday.

ONU has now won three in a row and seven out of its last eight games.

Ohio Northern will return to action on Wednesday, when it travels to take on Wilmington at 7:30 pm.