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Villanova #1 in Final AP Poll

Villanova earned the #1 ranking in the Final AP Poll (end of regular season poll) for the first time in program history ...

Villanova earned the #1 ranking in the Final AP Poll (end of regular season poll) for the first time in program history.  The previous highest final ranking for the Cats was in 2015 when 'Nova finished the season ranked #2 behind an undefeated Kentucky squad.

AP Poll accomplishments for the Villanova Class of 2017:

Ranked #17 or higher for 73 consecutive weeks

Final AP Rankings:

  • 2014: #6 (ranked as high as #3 in season)
  • 2015: #2 (ranked as high as #2 in season)
  • 2016: #6 (ranked #1 for 3 weeks)
  • 2017: #1 (ranked #1 for 8 weeks)

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