Men’s Div. I college basketball Top 25


The top 25 teams in The Associated Press’ college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Nov. 27, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last week’s ranking:

Record Pts Prv
1. Kentucky (40) 6-0 1590 1
2. Villanova (20) 6-0 1567 2
3. North Carolina (4) 7-0 1497 4
4. Kansas 5-1 1414 5
5. Duke 6-1 1365 6
6. Virginia 6-0 1286 7
7. Xavier 6-0 1181 9
8. Gonzaga 6-0 1112 11
9. Baylor (1) 6-0 1068 20
10. Creighton 6-0 965 12
11. UCLA 7-0 955 14
12. Saint Mary’s (Cal) 5-0 866 15
13. Indiana 4-1 857 3
14. Louisville 5-1 808 10
15. Purdue 5-1 687 17
16. Arizona 5-1 655 8
17. Wisconsin 5-2 555 16
18. Butler 6-0 506
19. Iowa St. 5-1 389 21
20. South Carolina 6-0 379
21. Rhode Island 5-1 354 23
22. Syracuse 4-1 229 18
23. Oregon 4-2 189 13
24. Florida 6-1 154
25. West Virginia 4-1 132 19

Others receiving votes: Maryland 126, Notre Dame 85, Cincinnati 49, Michigan St. 28, Ohio St. 22, Michigan 13, Temple 8, Southern Cal 7, Houston 6, Florida St. 5, VCU 5, California 3, Tennessee St. 2, Virginia Tech 1, Minnesota 1, Arkansas St. 1, Colorado 1, Rutgers 1, San Diego St. 1.