Polls - Pre-Season (Oct 24 - Nov 13)
First Place Votes in Parentheses
Records include games against Division I opponents only.
AP Poll
# Team Record Pts Prev
1 Duke (58) 28-9 1612 19
2 Kentucky (2) 32-6 1479 10
3 Kansas 31-5 1476 1
4 Villanova (4) 32-4 1465 6
5 Oregon (1) 32-6 1343 5
6 North Carolina 32-7 1314 3
7 Xavier 24-14 1167 9
8 Virginia 23-11 1149 4
9 Wisconsin 27-10 1135 32
10 Arizona 32-5 1004 17
11 Indiana 18-16 917 14
12 Michigan State 20-15 903 2
13 Louisville 25-9 755 16
14 Gonzaga 37-2 699 34
15 Purdue 27-8 672 12
16 UCLA 31-5 540 NR
17 Saint Mary's College 29-5 512 37
18 Connecticut 15-17 504 29
19 Syracuse 19-15 464 NR
20 West Virginia 28-9 360 8
21 Texas 11-22 250 26
22 Creighton 24-10 231 NR
23 Rhode Island 25-10 199 NR
24 Iowa State 24-11 168 22
25 Maryland 23-9 144 18
# Team Record Pts Prev
26 Cincinnati 30-6 110 37
27 Dayton 23-8 98 31
28 Florida State 26-9 88 NR
29 California 21-13 74 23
30 San Diego State 18-14 48 NR
31 Miami (FL) 21-12 35 10
32 North Carolina State 15-17 29 NR
33 Butler 25-9 21 37
33 Wichita State 30-5 21 32
35 Ohio State 17-15 18 NR
35 Virginia Tech 22-11 18 NR
35 Florida 27-9 18 NR
38 Texas A&M 16-15 14 15
38 Mississippi State 16-16 14 NR
40 Oklahoma 11-20 11 7
41 Colorado 18-15 10 NR
42 Michigan 26-12 8 43
43 Monmouth 27-7 7 37
44 Notre Dame 26-10 6 27
45 Washington 9-22 5 NR
45 Seton Hall 21-12 5 20
47 Princeton 22-7 2 NR
48 Ohio 19-11 1 NR
48 Vanderbilt 19-16 1 NR
48 Harvard 16-10 1 NR
Coaches Poll
# Team Record Pts Prev
1 Duke (27) 28-9 792 18
2 Kansas (1) 31-5 721 3
3 Villanova (1) 32-4 700 1
4 Kentucky (2) 32-6 695 16
5 Oregon (1) 32-6 620 6
6 North Carolina 32-7 614 2
7 Virginia 23-11 596 5
8 Xavier 24-14 552 11
9 Michigan State 20-15 544 7
10 Wisconsin 27-10 487 23
11 Arizona 32-5 468 22
12 Indiana 18-16 435 9
13 Gonzaga 37-2 371 21
14 Louisville 25-9 367 NR
15 Purdue 27-8 324 19
16 Connecticut 15-17 239 33
17 Syracuse 19-15 224 10
18 West Virginia 28-9 204 14
19 Saint Mary's College 29-5 203 40
20 UCLA 31-5 185 NR
21 Maryland 23-9 153 12
22 Texas 11-22 124 31
23 Creighton 24-10 113 NR
24 Rhode Island 25-10 85 NR
25 Cincinnati 30-6 75 38
# Team Record Pts Prev
26 Florida State 26-9 65 NR
27 Iowa State 24-11 56 15
28 California 21-13 43 28
29 Miami (FL) 21-12 35 8
30 Dayton 23-8 34 NR
31 Oklahoma 11-20 33 4
32 Seton Hall 21-12 24 29
33 Texas A&M 16-15 22 12
34 Notre Dame 26-10 18 17
35 San Diego State 18-14 17 NR
36 Virginia Tech 22-11 16 NR
37 Wichita State 30-5 15 26
38 Butler 25-9 14 34
38 USC 26-10 14 NR
40 Ohio State 17-15 12 NR
41 Colorado 18-15 11 NR
41 Florida 27-9 11 NR
41 Clemson 17-16 11 NR
44 Michigan 26-12 10 NR
45 Pittsburgh 16-17 7 NR
46 Georgia 18-15 6 NR
46 Yale 17-11 6 40
46 Virginia Commonwealth 26-9 6 37
49 Chattanooga 17-12 5 NR
50 Washington 9-22 4 NR
51 Kansas State 21-14 3 NR
51 Nevada 28-7 3 NR
53 Davidson 17-15 2 NR
53 Valparaiso 23-9 2 39
53 Arkansas 26-10 2 NR
56 Utah 18-12 1 20
56 SMU 30-5 1 NR