UNC Drops to 23/25 In Latest Polls

The Tar Heels dropped to 23 in the AP Top 25 Poll and to 25 in the USA Today/ESPN Top 25 Poll after their loss to Southern California.

Associated Press Top-25 College Basketball Poll

Team (First-place votes)RecordPointsPrevious Rank
1. Duke Blue Devils (61) 11-0 1,714 1
2. Connecticut Huskies (7) 9-0 1,658 2
3. Villanova Wildcats (1) 8-0 1,595 3
4. Memphis Tigers 9-1 1,459 4
5. Florida Gators 11-0 1,401 5
6. Illinois Fighting Illini 12-0 1,361 6
7. Washington Huskies 10-0 1,270 9
8. Gonzaga Bulldogs 9-2 1,267 8
9. Michigan State Spartans 10-2 1,136 10
10. Louisville Cardinals 9-1 989 11
11. U-C-L-A Bruins 10-1 987 12
12. George Washington Colonials 8-0 932 13
13. Boston College Eagles 8-2 801 14
14. Oklahoma Sooners 6-2 735 7
15. Texas Longhorns 9-2 651 15
16. Maryland Terrapins 8-2 638 16
17. Indiana Hoosiers 7-2 564 18
18. Kentucky Wildcats 8-3 521 19
19. North Carolina State Wolfpack 9-1 482 21
20. Nevada Wolf Pack 8-1 413 20
21. Ohio State Buckeyes 8-0 392 24
22. Wake Forest Demon Deacons 9-2 268 22
23. North Carolina Tar Heels 6-2 169 17
24. Wisconsin Badgers 9-1 136 NR
25. West Virginia Mountaineers 7-3 135 NR
Others receiving votes: Arizona 125, Pittsburgh 118, Iowa 116, Bucknell 90, Tennessee 66, Syracuse 53, Indiana State 40, Clemson 39, Northern Iowa 23, Michigan 20, Cincinnati 18, U-S-C 12, Vanderbilt 7, Buffalo 5, Colorado 4, Oklahoma State 4, Alabama 3, Arkansas 3, Iona 2, Iowa State 2, Texas A&M 1.


USA TODAY/ESPN Top 25 College Basketball Poll

Team (First-place votes)RecordPointsPrevious Rank
1. Duke Blue Devils (30) 11-0 774 1
2. Connecticut Huskies (1) 9-0 739 2
3. Villanova Wildcats 8-0 716 3
4. Memphis Tigers 9-1 667 4
5. Florida Gators 11-0 643 5
6. Illinois Fighting Illini 12-0 632 6
7. Washington Huskies 10-0 583 7
8. Gonzaga Bulldogs 9-2 533 9
9. Michigan State Spartans 10-2 470 11
10. Louisville Cardinals 9-1 453 10
11. U-C-L-A Bruins 10-1 444 12
12. George Washington Colonials 8-0 402 13
13. Boston College Eagles 8-2 342 14
14. Maryland Terrapins 8-2 311 16
15. Oklahoma Sooners 6-2 304 8
16. Texas Longhorns 9-2 287 15
17. Indiana Hoosiers 7-2 271 17
18. North Carolina State Wolfpack 9-1 264 18
19. Kentucky Wildcats 8-3 184 20
20. Ohio State Buckeyes 8-0 172 22
21. Nevada Wolf Pack 8-1 168 21
22. Wisconsin Badgers 9-1 116 23
23. Pittsburgh Panthers 9-0 84 25
24. Wake Forest Demon Deacons 9-2 79 24
25. North Carolina Tar Heels 6-2 61 19
Others receiving votes: Syracuse 48, Arizona 41, Bucknell 38, Tennessee 29, West Virginia 28, Northern Iowa 23, Iowa 22, Colorado 21, Indiana State 18, Clemson 18, Air Force 17, Michigan 17, Missouri State 12, Oklahoma State 10, Texas A&M 8, Notre Dame 7, Iona 6, Buffalo 4, Cincinnati 4, Vanderbilt 3, Kansas State 2.

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