The Top Twenty Five

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press’ final 2016-17 college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Mar. 13, 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 (59) 31-3 1,619 2

2. Gonzaga (6) 32-1 1,520 4

3. Kansas 28-4 1,478 1

4. Arizona 30-4 1,427 7

5. North Carolina 27-7 1,278 6

6. Kentucky 29-5 1,275 8

7. Duke 27-8 1,250 14

8. UCLA 29-4 1,207 3

9. Oregon 29-5 1,194 5

10. Louisville 24-8 981 10

11. SMU 30-4 951 12

12. Baylor 25-7 877 9

13. West Virginia 26-8 842 11

14. Notre Dame 25-9 682 22

15. Purdue 25-7 652 13

16. Iowa St. 23-10 568 23

16. Florida St. 25-8 568 16

18. Cincinnati 29-5 520 15

19. Wichita St. 30-4 436 20

20. Florida 24-8 388 17

21. Butler 23-8 359 18

22. Saint Mary’s (Cal)28-4 304 19

23. Michigan 24-11 252 –

24. Virginia 22-10 238 21

25. Wisconsin 25-9 151 24

Others receiving votes: Middle Tennessee 35, Minnesota 20, Rhode Island 13, Creighton 10, Oklahoma St. 8, Princeton 5, Nevada 5, Vermont 4, Virginia Tech 3, Seton Hall 2, Arkansas 1, VCU 1, Northwestern 1.