The top 25 teams in the USA Today-ESPN men's college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Sunday, points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and previous ranking:

Rec   Pts   Pr

1. Duke (31) 10-0   775   1

2. Ohio St. 10-0   743   2

3. Kansas 10-0   709   3

4. Connecticut 8-0   675   4

5. Syracuse 11-0   658   5

6. Pittsburgh 11-1   597   8

7. San Diego St. 12-0   564   10

8. Villanova 9-1   546   11

9. Georgetown 10-1   492   13

10. Missouri 10-1   484   12

11. Kansas St. 9-2   422   6

12. Michigan St. 8-3   386   15

13. Purdue 10-1   375   17

14. Kentucky 8-2   371   16

15. Baylor 7-1   318   9

16. Minnesota 10-1   275   20

17. Memphis 8-1   235   19

18. Tennessee 7-2   214   7

19. Florida 8-2   183   24

20. Notre Dame 10-1   171   23

21. Illinois 10-2   161   14

22. Texas 9-2   152   25

23. BYU 10-1   150   18

24. Texas A&M 10-1   81   -

25. Louisville 9-1   73   21

Others receiving votes: UCF 47, Wisconsin 39, UNLV 32, West Virginia 32, Washington 27, Northwestern 21, Temple 20, Vanderbilt 15, New Mexico 13, Wichita State 5, Oklahoma State 4, Old Dominion 3, St. Mary's ( Calif.) 3, Washington State 2, Cincinnati 1, Richmond 1.

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