AP college basketball poll


Monday, January 30th 2006, 1:15 pm
By: News On 6


The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' men's college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Jan. 29, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last week's ranking:

Record Pts Pvs

1. Connecticut (65) 18-1 1,793 1

2. Duke (7) 19-1 1,727 2

3. Memphis 19-2 1,638 3

4. Villanova 15-2 1,548 6

5. Gonzaga 17-3 1,465 7

6. Illinois 19-2 1,414 8

7. Texas 17-3 1,355 4

8. Florida 18-2 1,287 5

9. Pittsburgh 17-1 1,284 12

10. George Washington 16-1 1,050 14

11. West Virginia 15-4 1,013 9

12. Michigan St. 16-5 933 11

13. Tennessee 14-3 827 19

14. UCLA 17-4 797 17

15. Boston College 16-4 639 20

16. Washington 16-4 630 10

17. Georgetown 14-4 599 21

18. N.C. State 16-4 529 15

19. Oklahoma 13-4 471 24

20. Ohio St. 14-3 464 16

21. Michigan 15-3 440 _

22. Indiana 12-5 289 13

23. Iowa 16-5 288 _

24. LSU 14-5 269 _

25. N. Iowa 19-3 184 _

Others receiving votes: Maryland 139, Colorado 83, North Carolina 53, Wisconsin 45, Bucknell 34, UAB 25, S. Illinois 18, Air Force 10, Kentucky 9, Louisville 9, Utah St. 8, Marquette 6, Kansas 5, Xavier 5, Seton Hall 4, Akron 3, California 3, Creighton 3, San Diego St. 2, George Mason 1, Iona 1, Stanford 1.