Heels Stay At No. 2 In Final AP Poll

Team (First-place votes)RecordPointsPrevious Rank
1. Illinois Fighting Illini (72) 32-1 1,800 1
2. North Carolina Tar Heels 27-4 1,676 2
3. Duke Blue Devils 25-5 1,671 5
4. Louisville Cardinals 29-4 1,495 6
5. Wake Forest Demon Deacons 26-5 1,457 3
6. Oklahoma State Cowboys 24-6 1,393 10
7. Kentucky Wildcats 25-5 1,342 4
8. Washington Huskies 27-5 1,318 14
9. Arizona Wildcats 27-6 1,133 8
10. Gonzaga Bulldogs 25-4 1,122 11
11. Syracuse Orange 27-6 1,072 16
12. Kansas Jayhawks 23-6 1,049 9
13. Connecticut Huskies 22-7 949 12
14. Boston College Eagles 24-4 878 7
15. Michigan State Spartans 22-6 690 13
16. Florida Gators 23-7 651 NR
17. Oklahoma Sooners 24-7 605 17
18. Utah Utes 27-5 599 15
19. Villanova Wildcats 22-7 494 19
20. Wisconsin Badgers 22-8 384 23
21. Alabama Crimson Tide 24-7 376 20
22. Pacific Tigers 26-3 349 18
23. Cincinnati Bearcats 24-7 163 21
24. Texas Tech Red Raiders 20-10 143 NR
25. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets 19-11 132 NR
Others receiving votes: Pittsburgh 124, L-S-U 79, West Virginia 51, Nevada 48, Charlotte 44, Southern Illinois 28, New Mexico 22, Wisconsin-Milwaukee 16, Old Dominion 8, Creighton 7, Vermont 6, Stanford 4, Texas 3, Texas-El Paso 3, Utah State 3, Bucknell 2, Ohio 2, Winthrop 2, George Washington 1, Iowa 1, Minnesota 1, North Carolina State 1, Penn 1, Saint Mary's (CA) 1, U-C-L-A 1.

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