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) 22-5 1612 19
2 Kentucky (2) 22-5 1479 10
3 Kansas 24-3 1476 1
4 Villanova (4) 26-2 1465 6
5 Oregon (1) 23-4 1343 5
6 North Carolina 22-5 1314 3
7 Xavier 18-9 1167 9
8 Virginia 18-9 1149 4
9 Wisconsin 22-5 1135 32
10 Arizona 25-3 1004 17
11 Indiana 15-12 917 14
12 Michigan State 16-11 903 2
13 Louisville 22-5 755 16
14 Gonzaga 28-0 699 34
15 Purdue 23-5 672 12
16 UCLA 24-3 540 NR
17 Saint Mary's College 24-3 512 37
18 Connecticut 13-12 504 29
19 Syracuse 16-12 464 NR
20 West Virginia 22-6 360 8
21 Texas 10-18 250 26
22 Creighton 21-5 231 NR
23 Rhode Island 18-9 199 NR
24 Iowa State 18-9 168 22
25 Maryland 21-5 144 18
# Team Record Pts Prev
26 Cincinnati 24-3 110 37
27 Dayton 20-5 98 31
28 Florida State 22-6 88 NR
29 California 18-8 74 23
30 San Diego State 15-10 48 NR
31 Miami (FL) 19-8 35 10
32 North Carolina State 14-14 29 NR
33 Butler 21-6 21 37
33 Wichita State 24-4 21 32
35 Ohio State 15-13 18 NR
35 Virginia Tech 18-8 18 NR
35 Florida 22-5 18 NR
38 Texas A&M 14-12 14 15
38 Mississippi State 14-12 14 NR
40 Oklahoma 9-17 11 7
41 Colorado 15-12 10 NR
42 Michigan 17-10 8 43
43 Monmouth 23-5 7 37
44 Notre Dame 21-7 6 27
45 Washington 9-18 5 NR
45 Seton Hall 16-10 5 20
47 Princeton 16-6 2 NR
48 Ohio 16-8 1 NR
48 Vanderbilt 14-13 1 NR
48 Harvard 14-7 1 NR
Coaches Poll
# Team Record Pts Prev
1 Duke (27) 22-5 792 18
2 Kansas (1) 24-3 721 3
3 Villanova (1) 26-2 700 1
4 Kentucky (2) 22-5 695 16
5 Oregon (1) 23-4 620 6
6 North Carolina 22-5 614 2
7 Virginia 18-9 596 5
8 Xavier 18-9 552 11
9 Michigan State 16-11 544 7
10 Wisconsin 22-5 487 23
11 Arizona 25-3 468 22
12 Indiana 15-12 435 9
13 Gonzaga 28-0 371 21
14 Louisville 22-5 367 NR
15 Purdue 23-5 324 19
16 Connecticut 13-12 239 33
17 Syracuse 16-12 224 10
18 West Virginia 22-6 204 14
19 Saint Mary's College 24-3 203 40
20 UCLA 24-3 185 NR
21 Maryland 21-5 153 12
22 Texas 10-18 124 31
23 Creighton 21-5 113 NR
24 Rhode Island 18-9 85 NR
25 Cincinnati 24-3 75 38
# Team Record Pts Prev
26 Florida State 22-6 65 NR
27 Iowa State 18-9 56 15
28 California 18-8 43 28
29 Miami (FL) 19-8 35 8
30 Dayton 20-5 34 NR
31 Oklahoma 9-17 33 4
32 Seton Hall 16-10 24 29
33 Texas A&M 14-12 22 12
34 Notre Dame 21-7 18 17
35 San Diego State 15-10 17 NR
36 Virginia Tech 18-8 16 NR
37 Wichita State 24-4 15 26
38 Butler 21-6 14 34
38 USC 21-6 14 NR
40 Ohio State 15-13 12 NR
41 Colorado 15-12 11 NR
41 Florida 22-5 11 NR
41 Clemson 14-12 11 NR
44 Michigan 17-10 10 NR
45 Pittsburgh 15-12 7 NR
46 Georgia 14-12 6 NR
46 Yale 13-9 6 40
46 Virginia Commonwealth 22-5 6 37
49 Chattanooga 17-8 5 NR
50 Washington 9-18 4 NR
51 Kansas State 17-10 3 NR
51 Nevada 21-6 3 NR
53 Davidson 14-11 2 NR
53 Valparaiso 21-6 2 39
53 Arkansas 20-7 2 NR
56 Utah 15-10 1 20
56 SMU 24-4 1 NR