Devils Return To Top 25 In Both Polls

After wins over Boston College and Georgia Tech, the Blue Devils are back in the national rankings

Associated Press Top-25 College Basketball Poll

Team (First-place votes)RecordPointsPrevious Rank
1. Wisconsin Badgers (35) 26-2 1,747 3
2. Ohio State Buckeyes (31) 24-3 1,728 2
3. Florida Gators (4) 24-3 1,647 1
4. UCLA Bruins (2) 23-3 1,611 5
5. North Carolina Tar Heels 23-4 1,474 4
6. Kansas Jayhawks 23-4 1,403 9
7. Memphis Tigers 23-3 1,378 8
8. Texas A&M Aggies 22-4 1,283 6
9. Washington State Cougars 22-4 1,172 10
10. Pittsburgh Panthers 23-4 1,161 7
11. Nevada Wolf Pack 24-2 1,146 11
12. Georgetown Hoyas 20-5 1,009 14
13. Southern Illinois Salukis 23-5 962 16
14. Air Force Falcons 23-4 831 17
15. Butler Bulldogs 24-4 695 13
16. Marquette Golden Eagles 21-7 510 12
17. Vanderbilt Commodores 18-8 413 NR
18. Duke Blue Devils 20-7 410 NR
19. Texas Longhorns 19-7 332 NR
20. Louisville Cardinals 19-8 286 NR
21. BYU Cougars 20-6 264 NR
22. West Virginia Mountaineers 20-6 240 23
23. Oregon Ducks 20-7 218 15
24. Virginia Cavaliers 18-7 185 NR
25. Alabama Crimson Tide 19-7 177 25
Others receiving votes: USC 170, Virginia Tech 126, Oklahoma State 123, Kentucky 110, Stanford 88, Winthrop 75, Boston College 74, Arizona 59, Maryland 48, Ntore Dame 39, UNLV 35, Kansas State 34, Xavier 28, Indiana 21, Akron 19, Creighton 16, Old Dominion 15, Davidson 8, Virginia Commonwealth 7, Santa Clara 6, Drexel 4, Massachusetts 4, New Mexico State 3, Texas Tech 3, Tennessee 2, Vermont 1.


USA TODAY/ESPN Top 25 College Basketball Poll

Team (First-place votes)RecordPointsPrevious Rank
1. Ohio State Buckeyes (17) 24-3 757 2
2. Wisconsin Badgers (10) 26-2 741 3
3. Florida Gators (1) 24-3 710 1
4. UCLA Bruins (2) 23-3 682 7
5. North Carolina Tar Heels (1) 23-4 625 4
6. Kansas Jayhawks 23-4 604 8
7. Memphis Tigers 23-3 570 9
8. Pittsburgh Panthers 23-4 560 5
9. Texas A&M Aggies 22-4 542 6
10. Nevada Wolf Pack 24-2 516 10
11. Washington State Cougars 22-4 483 11
12. Georgetown Hoyas 20-5 409 16
13. Air Force Falcons 23-4 395 14
14. Southern Illinois Salukis 23-5 390 15
15. Butler Bulldogs 24-4 323 12
16. Marquette Golden Eagles 21-7 184 13
17. Duke Blue Devils 20-7 157 NR
18. West Virginia Mountaineers 20-6 152 22
19. Virginia Cavaliers 18-7 141 NR
20. Texas Longhorns 19-7 122 NR
21. Vanderbilt Commodores 18-8 118 NR
22. BYU Cougars 20-6 97 NR
23. Notre Dame Fighting Irish 20-6 96 NR
24. Oregon Ducks 20-7 89 17
25. Alabama Crimson Tide 19-7 75 NR
Others receiving votes: Louisville 74, Virginia Tech 72, USC 65, Winthrop 61, Boston College 33, Davidson 31, Indiana 31, Kentucky 31, UNLV 29, Arizona 19, Akron 15, Stanford 14, Oklahoma State 12, Maryland 10, New Mexico State 10, Appalachian State 8, Vermont 8, Creighton 3, VCU 3, Xavier 3, Kansas State 2, Wright State 2, Texas Tech 1.


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