Wisconsin remains at #4 in AP Poll

By: Andrew Fefer and AP Email
By: Andrew Fefer and AP Email

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Dec. 22, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last week's ranking:

                        Record   Pts Prv
 1. Arizona (63)          12-0  1,623   1
 2. Syracuse (2)          11-0  1,528   2
 3. Ohio St.              12-0  1,462   3
 4. Wisconsin             12-0  1,390   4
 5. Michigan St.          10-1  1,336   5
 6. Louisville            11-1  1,274   6
 7. Oklahoma St.          11-1  1,221   7
 8. Villanova             11-0  1,116   8
 9. Duke                   9-2  1,108   8
10. Wichita St.           12-0    981  11
11. Baylor                10-1    970  12
12. Oregon                11-0    914  13
13. Florida                9-2    881  16
14. Iowa St.               9-0    804  17
15. UConn                 10-1    661  10
16. Kansas                 8-3    659  18
17. Memphis                8-2    630  15
18. Kentucky               9-3    529  19
19. North Carolina         8-3    413  14
20. San Diego St.          9-1    378  24
21. Colorado              10-2    345  20
22. Iowa                  11-2    278  25
23. UMass                 10-1    154  22
24. Gonzaga               10-2     79  21
25. Missouri              10-1     69  23

   Others receiving votes: Oklahoma 65, Illinois 53, Texas 47, George Washington 43, Toledo 27, Florida St. 23, Michigan 15, Harvard 14, UCLA 14, Saint Mary's (Cal) 8, Pittsburgh 6, Creighton 5, LSU 1, SMU 1.

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- The University of Wisconsin remains at #4 in the latest AP Poll for men's college basketball.

Arizona, Syracuse, and Ohio State also remained #1, #2, and #3 respectively.

The results were released Monday. You can see them on the right side of this story, or by clicking on the link on the right.
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(AP) -- Arizona is No. 1 in The Associated Press college basketball poll for the third straight week.

The Wildcats (12-0) are again a runaway choice, receiving 63 No. 1 votes from the 65-member national media panel Monday.

Syracuse drew the other No. 1 votes and was No. 2, with the top eight teams holding their spots from last week.

Ohio State is third followed by Wisconsin, Michigan State, Louisville, Oklahoma State and Villanova. Duke drops to ninth after it was tied for eighth last week with Villanova. Wichita State is No. 10, its first top 10 ranking since spending two weeks at No. 8 in December 2006.

The rest of the Top 25 teams remained the same despite Nos. 20-23 -- Colorado, Gonzaga, Massachusetts and Missouri -- all losing a game.


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