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The AP Top 25 Poll

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(###) Number of first place votes
1
Record: 23-2
PV Rank
2
Points
1,557
2
Record: 24-3
4
1,527
3
Record: 23-2
1
1,518
4
Xavier (5)
Record: 23-3
5
1,465
5
6
1,359
6
Record: 23-4
3
1,269
7
Record: 21-4
7
1,258
8
Record: 22-5
14
1,094
9
Record: 23-4
12
1,063
10
Record: 22-3
8
1,025
11
Record: 20-4
16
945
12
Record: 20-5
9
942
13
Record: 19-6
10
816
14
Record: 19-7
21
763
15
Record: 24-3
11
683
16
Record: 20-3
18
666
17
Record: 20-6
13
594
18
Record: 18-6
15
580
19
22
495
20
Record: 18-7
19
339
21
Record: 17-8
-
241
22
Record: 20-7
20
239
23
Record: 16-8
17
152
24
Record: 21-5
23
87
25
Record: 19-6
-
83

Poll Methodology

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' college basketball poll, with first-place votes noted in parentheses, are determined by a points system. A team receives 25 points for a first-place vote, 24 points for a second-place vote and so on through one point for a 25th-place vote and previous ranking.

History of the Poll

The Associated Press college basketball poll started on Jan. 20, 1949. The original poll had 20 teams, with Saint Louis the first school to hold the No. 1 ranking. From the 1961-62 season through 1967-68 only 10 teams were ranked. It expanded again to 20 teams from 1968-69 through 1988-89. The Top 25 began the next season, and it has stayed at that number ever since. The AP's final poll is released after the field for the NCAA Tournament is selected.