Heels Drop to No. 4 in Both Polls

The new college basketball Top 25 polls were released this afternoon.

Associated Press Top-25 College Basketball Poll

Team (First-place votes)RecordPointsPrevious Rank
1. Florida Gators (43) 16-2 1,761 2
2. Wisconsin Badgers (21) 17-1 1,722 3
3. UCLA Bruins (7) 15-1 1,666 4
4. North Carolina Tar Heels (1) 15-2 1,552 1
5. Kansas Jayhawks 15-2 1,527 6
6. Pittsburgh Panthers 16-2 1,396 7
7. Ohio State Buckeyes 14-3 1,348 5
8. Texas A&M Aggies 15-2 1,310 8
9. Oregon Ducks 16-1 1,205 15
10. Alabama Crimson Tide 14-2 1,139 14
11. Arizona Wildcats 13-3 997 10
12. Oklahoma State Cowboys 15-2 894 9
13. Air Force Falcons 17-1 786 18
14. Duke Blue Devils 14-3 758 11
15. Nevada Wolf Pack 16-1 699 19
16. LSU Tigers 12-4 658 13
17. Memphis Tigers 13-3 642 20
18. Butler Bulldogs 15-2 620 12
19. Clemson Tigers 17-1 508 17
20. Notre Dame Fighting Irish 15-2 466 22
21. Texas Longhorns 13-3 404 25
22. Tennessee Volunteers 13-4 296 16
23. Virginia Tech Hokies 13-4 250 NR
24. Marquette Golden Eagles 15-4 185 NR
25. Kentucky Wildcats 14-3 168 NR
Others receiving votes: Washington State 128, Maryland 81, Connecticut 71, West Virginia 21, Georgia Tech 18, Boston College 17, Georgetown 17, Indiana 17, USC 15, Syracuse 14, Creighton 13, Southern Illinois 11, Arkansas 7, New Mexico State 5, Northern Iowa 2, U-N-L-V 2, Virginia Commonwealth 2, Davidson 1, Gonzaga 1, Missouri State 1, Old Dominion 1.



USA TODAY/ESPN Top 25 College Basketball Poll

Team (First-place votes)RecordPointsPrevious Rank
1. Florida Gators (23) 16-2 764 2
2. UCLA Bruins (6) 15-1 738 3
3. Wisconsin Badgers (2) 17-1 714 4
4. North Carolina Tar Heels 15-2 683 1
5. Kansas Jayhawks 15-2 631 6
6. Pittsburgh Panthers 16-2 590 7
7. Ohio State Buckeyes 14-3 581 5
8. Texas A&M Aggies 15-2 553 9
9. Alabama Crimson Tide 14-2 459 13
10. Oregon Ducks 16-1 458 17
11. Air Force Falcons 17-1 448 15
12. Arizona Wildcats 13-3 435 8
13. Nevada Wolf Pack 16-1 392 15
14. Oklahoma State Cowboys 15-2 334 10
15. Butler Bulldogs 15-2 323 12
16. Clemson Tigers 17-1 307 14
17. Duke Blue Devils 14-3 304 11
18. Memphis Tigers 13-3 264 19
19. LSU Tigers 12-4 226 18
20. Notre Dame Fighting Irish 15-2 160 NR
21. Washington State Cougars 15-3 100 23
22. Maryland Terrapins 15-3 95 25
23. Texas Longhorns 13-3 90 NR
24. Tennessee Volunteers 13-4 79 20
25. Virginia Tech Hokies 13-4 66 NR
Others receiving votes: Connecticut 62, Kentucky 43, West Virginia 37, Marquette 31, Syracuse 14, UNLV 13, Boston College 10, Indiana 10, USC 9, New Mexico State 8, Georgia Tech 7, Stanford 6, Arkansas 5, Creighton 5, Southern Illinois 5, Michigan State 4, Missouri State 4, Northern Iowa 3, Georgetown 2, Washington 2, Virginia Commonwealth 1.

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