The Top Twenty Five

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Feb. 21, 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. Villanova (45) 24-3 1,604 1

2. Kansas (20) 23-4 1,580 2

3. Oklahoma 21-5 1,393 3

3. Virginia 21-5 1,393 7

5. Xavier 24-3 1,368 8

6. Michigan St. 22-5 1,346 8

7. North Carolina 22-5 1,241 5

8. Iowa 20-6 1,144 4

9. Arizona 22-5 1,028 12

10. Maryland 23-5 976 6

11. Louisville 21-6 902 18

12. Miami 21-5 851 11

13. Oregon 21-6 842 16

14. West Virginia 20-7 772 10

15. Duke 20-7 674 20

16. Kentucky 20-7 627 14

17. Iowa St. 19-8 616 13

18. Indiana 22-6 571 22

19. Baylor 20-7 521 25

20. Purdue 21-7 357 17

21. Texas A&M 20-7 283 –

22. Utah 21-7 253 –

23. Notre Dame 18-8 185 19

24. SMU 22-4 154 21

25. Texas 17-10 104 24

Others receiving votes: Dayton 80, Providence 48, California 34, Wichita St. 33, Texas Tech 31, Wisconsin 27, Saint Joseph's 20, VCU 19, Hawaii 12, South Carolina 12, Saint Mary's (Cal) 10, Cincinnati 3, Valparaiso 3, San Diego St. 2, Southern Cal 2, Stephen F. Austin 1, UAB 1, UALR 1, UConn 1.

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