College basketball rankings: Duke, Kansas, UNC back in top 10 of AP Top 25 poll

AP Top 25 poll

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press’ men’s college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Feb. 18, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last week’s ranking:

RANK SCHOOL RECORD POINTS PREVIOUS
1 Virginia (42) 24-2 1,601 1
2 Michigan State (19) 26-3 1,565 2
3 Villanova (4) 24-3 1,509 3
4 Xavier 24-4 1,398 4
5 Duke 22-5 1,292 12
6 Texas Tech 22-5 1,206 7
7 Gonzaga 25-4 1,206 9
8 Kansas 21-6 1,166 13
9 Purdue 24-5 1,130 6
10 North Carolina 21-7 1,074 14
11 Cincinnati 23-4 954 5
12 Auburn 23-4 873 10
13 Wichita State 21-5 870 19
14 Arizona 21-6 831 17
15 Clemson 20-6 683 11
16 Ohio State 22-7 680 8
17 Michigan 22-7 615 22
18 Rhode Island 21-4 455 16
19 Tennessee 19-7 427 18
20 Nevada 23-5 330 24
21 West Virginia 19-8 329 20
22 Saint Mary’s 25-4 291 15
23 Houston 21-5 263
24 Middle Tennessee 22-5 87
25 Florida State 19-8 63