Week 17 hockey power rankings

Updated: February 16, 2010, 1:01 AM ET
By Inside College Hockey

As the end of the regular season nears, it's time for the nation's elite teams to establish themselves. Mission accomplished for the top 10 in this week's INCH Power Rankings. Those teams that played, took care of business and are starting to separate themselves.

Here's how the Inside College Hockey editors and staff rank the nation's top teams (along with a note for each team).

For the rest of the top 20 for this week's Inside College Hockey Power Rankings, click here.