The Top Twenty Five

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Jan. 17, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and previous ranking:

Record Pts Prv

1. Oklahoma (65) 15-1 1,625 2

2. North Carolina 16-2 1,515 5

3. Kansas 15-2 1,499 1

4. Villanova 16-2 1,403 6

5. Xavier 16-1 1,321 7

6. West Virginia 15-2 1,278 11

7. Maryland 16-2 1,259 3

8. SMU 17-0 1,179 10

9. Iowa 14-3 1,167 16

10. Texas A&M 15-2 994 15

11. Michigan St. 16-3 950 4

12. Arizona 15-3 801 18

13. Baylor 14-3 649 22

13. Virginia 13-4 649 13

15. Miami 13-3 645 8

16. Providence 15-3 609 12

17. Louisville 14-3 608 21

18. Butler 13-4 439 23

19. Iowa St. 13-4 411 17

20. Duke 14-4 375 9

21. Southern Cal 15-3 338 –

22. Purdue 15-3 322 24

23. Kentucky 13-4 276 14

24. South Carolina 16-1 252 19

25. Indiana 15-3 210 –

Others receiving votes: Pittsburgh 184, Clemson 53, Wichita St. 38, Valparaiso 30, Notre Dame 14, Dayton 9, Saint Mary's (Cal) 8, Gonzaga 5, Hawaii 3, Utah 3, Monmouth (NJ) 1, Navy 1, Oregon 1, UALR 1.

Ballots Online: http://collegebasketball.ap.org/poll