UNC is No. 4 in First AP Poll

The preseason Associated Press Poll was released this afternoon.

AP Top 25
The top 25 teams in The Associated Press men's preseason college-basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, 2003-04 records and total poll points:
# Team Record Pts
1. Kansas (25) 24-9 1,697
2. Wake Forest (22) 21-10 1,680
3. Georgia Tech (10) 28-10 1,567
4. N. Carolina (10) 19-11 1,558
5. Illinois (2) 26-7 1,457
6. Syracuse 23-8 1,452
7. Oklahoma St. (2) 31-4 1,342
8. Connecticut 33-6 1,281
9. Kentucky (1) 27-5 1,177
10. Arizona 20-10 1,061
11. Duke 31-6 981
12. Mississippi St. 26-4 913
13. Michigan St. 18-12 910
14. Louisville 20-10 876
15. Maryland 20-12 765
16. Texas 25-8 671
17. Pittsburgh 31-5 596
18. Alabama 20-13 510
19. N.C. State 21-10 490
20. Notre Dame 19-13 429
21. Wisconsin 25-7 378
22. Washington 19-12 355
23. Florida 20-11 337
24. Memphis 22-8 283
25. Gonzaga 28-3 215

Others receiving votes: Stanford 90, Michigan 74, Charlotte 37, Providence 32, S. Illinois 31, Utah 31, Cincinnati 30, Oklahoma 28, Boston College 7, UTEP 7, George Washington 6, UAB 6, Xavier 5, ETSU 4, LSU 4, Tennessee 4, Toledo 4, UCLA 4, UNLV 4, Iowa St. 2, Oregon 2, Rice 2, DePaul 1, Indiana 1, Va. Commonwealth 1, Vanderbilt 1, Vermont 1.


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