Exclusive: ACC Handbook Preseason Top 25

Here's an exclusive look at the 2002 ACC Handbook's Preseason Top 25. The magazine has an in-depth profile on each Top 25 team. The Handbook hits newstands on Oct. 11 -- go to www.acchandbook.com for ordering info.

ACC Handbook Preseason Top 25
1. Duke
2. Kentucky
3. Maryland
4. Florida
5. UCLA
6. Illinois
7. Kansas
8. Iowa
9. Missouri
10. Virginia
11. St. Joseph's
12. Boston College
13. Temple
14. Oklahoma State
15. Georgetown
16. Memphis
17. Stanford
18. Fresno State
19. Tennessee
20. Syracuse
21. Southern Cal
22. North Carolina
23. Alabama
24. Texas
25. Utah

Note: The rankings were compiled before No. 18 Fresno State's star point guard Tito Maddox was kicked off the team for dealings with an agent. Also after the Handbook went to print, Florida (No. 4) shooting guard Teddy Dupay left the team and Georgetown's (No. 15) Demetrius Hunter transferred.


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