The top 25 teams in the Associated Press' college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Sunday, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and previous rankings:

Rec   Pts   Pr

1.

N.Carolina

(72) 9-0   1,800   1

2.

Connecticut

8-0   1,715   2

3.

Pittsburgh

10-0   1,646   3

4.

Oklahoma

10-0   1,585   5

5.

Texas

8-1   1,473   6

6.

Duke

8-1   1,347   7

7.

Xavier

9-0   1,233   10

8.

Gonzaga

7-1   1,225   4

9.

Louisville

6-1   1,176   9

10.

Wake Forest

9-0   1,101   11

11.

Syracuse

9-0   1,005   13

12.

Notre Dame

7-2   992   12

13.

Purdue

8-2   765   14

14.

UCLA

6-2   756   16

15.

Georgetown

7-1   750   19

16.

Tennessee

6-2   683   8

17.

Ohio State

6-0   576   21

18.

Villanova

10-1   571   15

19.

Michigan St.

6-2   506   18

20.

Arizona State

8-1   431   20

21.

Baylor

8-1   420   22

22.

Davidson

8-1   398   23

23.

Memphis

5-2   350   17

24.

Marquette

8-1   240   24

25.

Clemson

10-0   196   –

Others receiving votes:

Michigan 132, Miami 64, Missouri 44, Brigham Young 37, Butler 23, Dayton 23, Florida State 21, Louisiana State 21, Illinois 15, Kansas 15, Wisconsin 15, Arizona 10, Maryland 10, Florida 8, Northwestern 7, Texas A&M 6, St. Mary's, Calif. 3, Minnesota 2, Temple 2, Navy 1, West Virginia 1.