The Top Twenty Five

by Associated Press on March 6, 2017 at 12:00 pm

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press’ college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through March 5, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last week’s ranking:

RecordPtsPrv
1. Kansas (59)28-316191
2. Villanova (2)28-315172
3. UCLA (3)28-314873
4. Gonzaga (1)30-114304
5. Oregon27-413646
6. North Carolina26-612915
7. Arizona27-412527
8. Kentucky26-511829
9. Baylor25-6108411
10. Louisville24-710478
11. West Virginia24-795810
12. SMU27-484914
13. Purdue25-683916
14. Duke23-866717
15. Cincinnati27-463418
16. Florida State24-763115
17. Florida24-761712
18. Butler23-753813
19. Saint Mary’s27-345620
20. Wichita State30-440121
21. Virginia21-940023
22. Notre Dame23-839419
23. Iowa State20-1014724
24. Wisconsin23-813922
25. Maryland24-747

Others receiving votes: Middle Tennessee 28, Oklahoma State 23, Minnesota 22, Michigan 16, Dayton 11, Seton Hall 9, Southern Cal 6, Providence 5, Vermont 3, Arkansas 2, Miami 2, VCU 2, Wake Forest 2, Creighton 1, Michigan State 1, Princeton 1, UNC Wilmington 1.