Poll Report: Texas Basketball Finishes No. 16

The Texas men's basketball team finished ranked No. 16 in the ESPN/USA Today Final Top 25 Coaches poll. This marks the fifth time in the last six years that the Longhorns have been ranked in the Top 20 in the final coaches' poll.

The National Champion Florida Gators naturally hold the top spot, followed by NCAA runner-up Ohio State. Kansas is the top-ranked Big 12 squad, coming in at No. 5. The Texas A&M Aggies also broke the Top Ten, finishing 9th.

The third and final Big 12 team in the top 25 is the Texas Longhorns. Kevin Durant and his Horns end the season at No. 16 after a second round loss to USC. The Trojans finished one spot ahead of Texas at 15.

ESPN/USA Today Final Top 25 Coaches Poll
1. Florida
2. Ohio State
3. UCLA
4. Georgetown
5. Kansas
6. North Carolina
7. Memphis
8. Oregon
9. Texas A&M
10. Pittsburgh
11. Wisconsin
12. Southern Illinois
13. Butler
14. UNLV
15. USC
16. TEXAS
17. Washington State
18. Tennessee
19. Vanderbilt
20. Louisville
21. Nevada
22. Winthrop
23. Maryland
24. Virginia
25. Virginia Tech


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