College basketball-USA Today/ESPN Top 25 Poll


Monday, November 19th 2001, 12:00 am
By: News On 6



The top 25 teams in The USA Today-ESPN men's college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through day games of Nov. 18, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last ranking:

Record Pts Pvs

1. Duke (30) 0-0 774 1

2. Illinois (1) 1-0 737 2

3. Kansas 0-0 669 5

4. UCLA 0-0 664 4

5. Maryland 2-1 592 6

6. Florida 2-1 588 7

7. Arizona 3-0 528 12

8. Iowa 3-0 516 10

9. Missouri 2-0 503 8

10. Virginia 2-0 482 11

11. Michigan St. 2-0 444 13

12. Kentucky 1-1 438 3

13. Stanford 1-0 366 16

14. Memphis 3-0 349 14

15. Georgetown 1-0 347 15

16. Oklahoma St. 2-0 320 18

17. Boston College 1-0 250 17

18. Syracuse 3-0 238 19

19. St. Joseph's 1-1 191 9

20. Indiana 0-0 167 20

21. Fresno St. 2-0 128 _

22. Alabama 2-0 106 _

23. Oklahoma 1-1 86 24

24. Texas 0-1 70 22

25. Western Kentucky 2-0 62 _

Others receiving votes: Temple 60, Wake Forest 53, Southern Cal 44, Connecticut 43, Xavier 37, Cincinnati 23, Tennessee 23, Purdue 19, North Carolina 15, Wyoming 15, Utah 14, Gonzaga 13, Butler 12, Iowa St. 10, Miami 10, Charlotte 10, South Florida 8, Mississippi 7, Valparaiso 7, Kent 6, Arizona 5, Utah State 5, California 3, Dayton 3, New Mexico 3, N.C. State 3, Central Michigan 2, UC Irvine 2, Hampton 1, Illinois St. 1, Oregon 1.