The Top Twenty Five

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Dec. 4, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and previous ranking

Record Pts Pvs

1. Villanova (57) 8-0 1,613 2

2. UCLA (2) 9-0 1,478 11

3. Kansas 7-1 1,458 4

4. Baylor (6) 8-0 1,437 9

5. Duke 8-1 1,389 5

6. Kentucky 7-1 1,274 1

7. North Carolina 8-1 1,234 3

8. Gonzaga 8-0 1,198 8

9. Indiana 7-1 1,103 13

10. Creighton 8-0 1,003 10

11. Louisville 7-1 901 14

12. Saint Mary's (Cal) 6-0 899 12

13. Xavier 7-1 784 7

14. Virginia 7-1 758 6

15. West Virginia 6-1 729 25

16. Butler 8-0 691 18

17. Wisconsin 7-2 655 17

18. Purdue 6-2 485 15

19. South Carolina 8-0 476 20

20. Arizona 6-2 320 16

21. Florida 7-1 285 24

22. Cincinnati 7-1 258 –

23. Notre Dame 8-0 197 –

24. Oregon 7-2 175 23

25. Iowa St. 5-2 95 19

Others receiving votes: Syracuse 45, Southern Cal 43, Ohio St. 40, TCU 33, Florida St. 18, Virginia Tech 11, California 10, Maryland 9, Valparaiso 7, Wichita St. 5, Temple 3, Michigan St. 3, Minnesota 1, IPFW 1, UNC Wilmington 1.