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Eastern Kentucky (10-3) has lost three of its past four games, but two of the losses have been in close games against Illinois and West Virginia.
Illinois-Chicago (9-4) began the season at 9-1 with wins over Northwestern and Colorado State, but the Flames have since lost three in a row.
Stony Brook (8-4) would be in the Top 25 had it pulled out a win at either Maryland or Seton Hall. Based on nonconference performance, the Seawolves are the favorite in the America East.
Fairfield (9-5, 1-1 MAAC) defeated Old Dominion on Saturday for its fifth straight win. The Stags have nonconference wins over St. Joe's and Drexel.
Robert Morris (8-5) is back in action this week with its first NEC games against Bryant and Central Connecticut State.
Harvard (7-4) started 2-3 this season, but a weekend win at California shows that the Crimson are once again a favorite in the Ivy League.
Detroit (8-5) improved to 7-0 at home with a win over Canisius on Sunday.