The top 25 teams in the Associated Press' men's 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 ranking:

Rec   Pts   Pr

1. Syracuse (54) 13-0   1,611   1

2. Ohio St. (5) 12-1   1,507   2

3. Kentucky (4) 11-1   1,480   3

4. Louisville (2) 12-0   1,386   4

5. N. Carolina 11-2   1,366   5

6. Baylor 12-0   1,299   6

7. Duke 10-1   1,281   7

8. Missouri 12-0   1,149   9

9. UConn 10-1   1,143   8

10. Florida 10-2   1,050   11

11. Wisconsin 11-2   898   13

12. Georgetown 10-1   851   16

13. Indiana 12-0   820   17

14. Marquette 11-1   775   10

15. Mississippi 12-1   718   18

16. Michigan St. 11-2   613   19

17. Kansas 8-3   548   12

18. Michigan 10-2   504   20

19. UNLV 13-2   473   21

20. Murray St. 13-0   342   22

21. Creighton 10-1   254   23

22. Pittsburgh 11-2   238   15

23. Virginia 10-1   214   24

24. Harvard 10-1   121   –

25. San Diego St. 11-2   119   –

Others receiving votes: Kansas St. 105, Illinois 70, Saint Louis 55, Gonzaga 48, Xavier 42, Ohio 20, Stanford 10, Wichita St. 9, Texas A&M 3, Alabama 2, Wagner 1.

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