March 18 Men's Basketball National Rankings

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March 18 Men's Basketball National Rankings

AP Top 25

Rank, Team, Record, Points
1, Duke (58), 29-5, 1,592
2, Virginia (5), 29-3, 1,497
3, North Carolina, 27-6, 1,453
4, Gonzaga (1), 30-3, 1,398
5, Michigan, 28-6, 1,382
6, Tennessee, 29-5, 1,270
7, Kentucky, 27-6, 1,232
8, Michigan, 28-6, 1,146
9, Texas Tech, 26-6, 1,033
10, Florida State, 27-7, 1,017
11, Houston, 31-3, 933
12, LSU, 26-6, 886
13, Purdue, 23-9, 727
14, Auburn, 26-9, 665
15, Buffalo, 31-3, 608
16, Virginia Tech, 24-8, 595
17, Kansas, 25-9, 590
18, Kansas State, 25-8, 529
19, Wofford, 29-4, 385
20, Nevada, 29-4, 361
21, Wisconsin, 23-10, 339
22, Cincinnati, 28-6, 335
23, Villanova, 25-9, 306
24, Iowa State, 23-11, 245
25, Utah State, 28-6, 73

Others receiving votes: Marquette 63, Maryland 55, Mississippi St. 35, Murray St. 12, New Mexico St. 11, UCF 9, Louisville 8, VCU 4, Seton Hall 3, Old Dominion 2, Liberty 1.

USA Today Coaches Poll

Rank, Team (First-Place Votes), Record, Points, Previous
1, Duke (25), 29-5, 744, 5
2, Virginia (1), 29-3, 701, 2
3, Gonzaga (3), 30-3, 667, 1
4, North Carolina, 27-6, 666, 3
5, Tennessee (1), 29-5, 636, 8
6, Michigan State, 28-6, 598, 7
7, Kentucky, 27-6, 565, 4
8, Michigan, 28-6, 538, 11
9, Houston, 31-3, 494, 10
10, Texas Tech, 26-6, 454, 6
11, Florida State, 27-7, 453, 13
12, LSU, 26-6, 370, 9
13, Purdue, 23-9, 356, 12
14, Kansas State, 25-8, 297, 14
15, Virginia Tech, 24-8, 285, 15
16, Buffalo, 31-3, 278, 16
17, Kansas, 25-9, 273, 18
18, Auburn, 26-9, 213, 24
19, Wofford, 29-4, 191, 20
20, Nevada, 29-4, 182, 17
21, Wisconsin, 23-10, 170, 19
22, Villanova, 25-9, 151, 25
23, Iowa State, 23-11, 141, NR
24, Cincinnati, 28-6, 134, 23
25, Utah State, 28-6, 48, NR
25, Marquette, 24-9, 48, 22

Schools Dropped Out
No. 21 Maryland.

Others Receiving Votes
Maryland 31; Mississippi State 24; Seton Hall 7; Arizona State 6; Murray State 6; VCU 5; Washington 4; Louisville 3; Central Florida 3; Oregon 2; UC Irvine 2; Liberty 2; Florida 2.