Heels Stay At No. 2 In AP Poll

Team (First-place votes)RecordPointsPrevious Rank
1. Illinois Fighting Illini (48) 29-1 1,725 1
2. North Carolina Tar Heels (22) 26-3 1,701 2
3. Wake Forest Demon Deacons 26-4 1,596 4
4. Kentucky Wildcats 23-4 1,445 3
5. Duke Blue Devils 22-5 1,393 6
6. Louisville Cardinals 26-4 1,350 9
7. Boston College Eagles 24-3 1,286 5
8. Arizona Wildcats 25-5 1,192 11
9. Kansas Jayhawks 22-5 1,134 7
10. Oklahoma State Cowboys 21-6 1,067 8
11. Gonzaga Bulldogs 24-4 1,054 12
12. Connecticut Huskies 21-6 1,021 15
13. Michigan State Spartans 22-5 919 14
14. Washington Huskies 24-5 895 10
15. Utah Utes 25-4 697 16
16. Syracuse Orange 24-6 648 13
17. Oklahoma Sooners 23-6 630 20
18. Pacific Tigers 25-2 583 17
19. Villanova Wildcats 21-6 552 19
20. Alabama Crimson Tide 23-6 456 21
21. Cincinnati Bearcats 24-6 333 22
22. Pittsburgh Panthers 20-7 288 24
23. Wisconsin Badgers 20-7 260 23
24. Nevada Wolf Pack 24-5 149 25
25. Charlotte 49ers 21-6 112 18
Others receiving votes: Florida 96, L-S-U 58, Southern Illinois 43, Texas 28, Wisconsin-Milwaukee 9, Georgia Tech 5, New Mexico 5, Texas A&M 4, U-C-L-A 3, Holy Cross 2, Saint Mary's (CA) 2, Winthrop 2, Minnesota 1, Ohio State 1, Old Dominion 1, Penn 1, Texas Tech 1, Texas-El Paso 1, Vermont 1.

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