UNC is No. 9 and No. 11 in new polls

In the latest rankings released today, North Carolina is No. 9 in the Associated Press Poll and No. 11 in the Coaches Poll.

The Associated Press Top 25 college basketball poll, with 
number of first-place votes and record in parentheses, total
points and previous ranking:

(Records through January 11, 2004)

    TEAM                                   PTS   PVS
    ----                                   ---   ---
 1. CONNECTICUT (52) (13-1)              1,767     1
 2. DUKE (4) (12-1)                      1,689     2
 3. STANFORD (11) (13-0)                 1,647     4
 4. WAKE FOREST (5) (11-0)               1,562     5
 5. KENTUCKY (10-1)                      1,477     7
 6. SAINT JOSEPHS (13-0)                 1,356     9
 7. ARIZONA (10-2)                       1,249     3
 8. LOUISVILLE (11-1)                    1,248    10
 9. NORTH CAROLINA (10-2)                1,146    12
10. CINCINNATI (11-0)                    1,136    11
11. OKLAHOMA (10-1)                        973     6
12. GEORGIA TECH (12-2)                    952     8
13. PITTSBURGH (16-0)                      926    15
14. KANSAS (9-2)                           923    13
15. FLORIDA (11-2)                         914    14
16. GONZAGA (12-2)                         810    16
17. SYRACUSE (11-1)                        806    17
18. TEXAS (9-2)                            619    18
19. WISCONSIN (11-2)                       472    21
20. MISSISSIPPI ST (13-0)                  388    22
21. MARQUETTE (11-2)                       294    23
22. TEXAS TECH (13-2)                      240    NR
23. VANDERBILT (12-1)                      222    20
24. CREIGHTON (12-0)                       218    NR
25. ILLINOIS (10-3)                        133    19

Dropped Out: No. 24 PURDUE, No. 25 PROVIDENCE

Others Receiving Votes: PURDUE 94, SETON HALL 27, MARYLAND 
26, LSU 24, SOUTH CAROLINA 12, WESTERN MICH 12, UTAH ST 8, 
OKLAHOMA ST 6, CHARLOTTE 4, MEMPHIS 4, NO CAROLINA ST 3, 
RICE 3, BOSTON U 2, FLORIDA ST 2, NEVADA 2, BOSTON COLLEGE 
1, IOWA ST 1, KENT ST 1, PROVIDENCE 1.


The USA TODAY/ESPN Coaches Top 25 college basketball 
coaches' poll, with number of first-place votes and record 
in parentheses, total points and previous ranking:

(Records through January 11, 2004)

    TEAM                                   PTS   PVS
    ----                                   ---   ---
 1. CONNECTICUT (24) (13-1)                763     1
 2. DUKE (2) (12-1)                        729     2
 3. WAKE FOREST (3) (11-0)                 687     4
 4. STANFORD (1) (13-0)                    684     6
 5. KENTUCKY (10-1)                        658     5
 6. SAINT JOSEPHS (1) (13-0)               588     9
 7. CINCINNATI (11-0)                      565    10
 8. ARIZONA (10-2)                         542     3
 9. LOUISVILLE (11-1)                      473    12
10. FLORIDA (11-2)                         458    11
11. NORTH CAROLINA (10-2)                  450    13
12. KANSAS (9-2)                           408    14
13. OKLAHOMA (10-1)                        404     7
14. GEORGIA TECH (12-2)                    393     8
15. PITTSBURGH (16-0)                      381    15
16. TEXAS (9-2)                            316    16
17. GONZAGA (12-2)                         288    17
18. WISCONSIN (11-2)                       275    18
19. SYRACUSE (11-1)                        262    19
20. CREIGHTON (12-0)                       146    23
21. MARQUETTE (11-2)                       138    22
22. TEXAS TECH (13-2)                      100    25
23. VANDERBILT (12-1)                       95    21
24. MISSISSIPPI ST (13-0)                   85    NR
25. ILLINOIS (10-3)                         64    20

Dropped Out: No. 24 OKLAHOMA ST, No. 25 PURDUE

Others Receiving Votes: PURDUE 49, LSU 14, NO CAROLINA ST 8,
MARYLAND 7, OKLAHOMA ST 7, MEMPHIS 6, WESTERN MICH 5, BOSTON
COLLEGE 4, SETON HALL 4, ALABAMA 3, RICE 3, IOWA ST 2, 
NEVADA 2, SOUTHERN ILL 2, UTAH ST 2, DAYTON 1, FRESNO ST 1, 
MANHATTAN 1, MURRAY ST 1, SOUTH CAROLINA 1.

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