NCAA Division I Team Rankings

Associated Press Top 25 Rankings For Week 15 (Feb 19, 2018)

Rank   Team Overall
Record
Conference Conference
Record
Conference
Position
Points Points
Change
Pvs Season High Season Low Consecutive
Weeks Ranked
1    Virginia Cavaliers (42) 24-2 ACC 13-1 1st 1601 +44 1 Feb 19, 2018, #1 Nov 27, 2017, #18 13
Previous Week: @ Miami (FL) (2/13/18, W 50-59)
Current Week: v. Georgia Tech (2/21/18), @ Pittsburgh (2/24/18)
2    Michigan State Spartans (19) 26-3 Big Ten 14-2 1st 1565 +38 2 Jan 1, 2018, #1 Jan 15, 2018, #9 16
Previous Week: @ Minnesota (2/13/18, W 57-87), @ Northwestern (2/17/18, W 60-65)
Current Week: v. Illinois (2/20/18), @ Wisconsin (2/25/18)
3    Villanova Wildcats (4) 24-3 Big East 11-3 2nd 1509 -9 3 Feb 5, 2018, #1 Oct 22, 2017, #6 89
Previous Week: @ Providence (2/14/18, L 76-71), @ Xavier (2/17/18, W 79-95)
Current Week: v. DePaul (2/21/18), @ Creighton (2/24/18)
4    Xavier Musketeers 24-4 Big East 12-3 1st 1398 -67 4 Feb 19, 2018, #4 Nov 27, 2017, #21 16
Previous Week: v. Seton Hall (2/14/18, W 102-90), v. Villanova (2/17/18, L 79-95)
Current Week: @ Georgetown (2/21/18)
5    Duke Blue Devils 22-5 ACC 10-4 2nd 1292 +350 12 Dec 4, 2017, #1 Feb 12, 2018, #12 40
Previous Week: v. Virginia Tech (2/14/18, W 74-52), @ Clemson (2/18/18, W 57-66)
Current Week: v. Louisville (2/21/18), v. Syracuse (2/24/18)
6    Texas Tech Red Raiders 22-5 Big 12 10-4 2nd 1206 -52 7 Feb 19, 2018, #6 Dec 11, 2017, #24 11
Previous Week: v. Oklahoma (2/13/18, W 88-78), @ Baylor (2/17/18, L 59-57)
Current Week: @ Oklahoma State (2/21/18), v. Kansas (2/24/18)
6    Gonzaga Bulldogs 25-4 WCC 15-1 1st 1206 +143 9 Feb 19, 2018, #6 Dec 25, 2017, #20 35
Previous Week: v. Loyola Marymount (2/15/18, W 76-46), v. Pepperdine (2/17/18, W 81-67)
Current Week: @ San Diego (2/22/18), @ Brigham Young (2/24/18)
8    Kansas Jayhawks 21-6 Big 12 10-4 3rd 1166 +350 13 Dec 4, 2017, #2 Dec 18, 2017, #14 177
Previous Week: @ Iowa State (2/13/18, W 77-83), v. West Virginia (2/17/18, W 77-69)
Current Week: v. Oklahoma (2/19/18), @ Texas Tech (2/24/18)
9    Purdue Boilermakers 24-5 Big Ten 13-3 2nd 1130 -139 6 Feb 5, 2018, #3 Dec 4, 2017, #21 12
Previous Week: @ Wisconsin (2/15/18, L 57-53), v. Penn State (2/18/18, W 76-73)
Current Week: @ Illinois (2/22/18), v. Minnesota (2/25/18)
10    North Carolina Tar Heels 21-7 ACC 10-5 2nd 1074 +311 14 Dec 18, 2017, #5 Feb 5, 2018, #21 77
Previous Week: v. Notre Dame (2/12/18, W 83-66), @ Louisville (2/17/18, W 76-93)
Current Week: @ Syracuse (2/21/18)
11    Cincinnati Bearcats 23-4 AAC 12-2 1st 954 -405 5 Feb 12, 2018, #5 Dec 11, 2017, #25 31
Previous Week: @ Houston (2/15/18, L 67-62), v. Wichita State (2/18/18, L 72-76)
Current Week: v. Connecticut (2/22/18), v. Tulsa (2/25/18)
12    Auburn Tigers 23-4 SEC 11-3 1st 873 -152 10 Feb 5, 2018, #8 Jan 8, 2018, #22 7
Previous Week: v. Kentucky (2/14/18, W 76-66), @ South Carolina (2/17/18, L 84-75)
Current Week: v. Alabama (2/21/18), @ Florida (2/24/18)
13    Wichita State Shockers 21-5 AAC 11-3 2nd 870 +375 19 Dec 11, 2017, #3 Feb 5, 2018, #22 20
Previous Week: v. Temple (2/15/18, W 93-86), @ Cincinnati (2/18/18, W 72-76)
Current Week: v. Tulane (2/21/18), @ Southern Methodist (2/24/18)
14    Arizona Wildcats 21-6 Pac-12 11-3 1st 831 +237 17 Nov 20, 2017, #2 Dec 11, 2017, #23 11
Previous Week: @ Arizona State (2/15/18, W 70-77)
Current Week: @ Oregon State (2/22/18), @ Oregon (2/24/18)
15    Clemson Tigers 20-6 ACC 9-5 4th 683 -262 11 Feb 12, 2018, #11 Jan 1, 2018, #25 8
Previous Week: @ Florida State (2/14/18, L 81-79), v. Duke (2/18/18, L 57-66)
Current Week: @ Virginia Tech (2/21/18), v. Georgia Tech (2/24/18)
16    Ohio State Buckeyes 22-7 Big Ten 13-3 2nd 680 -414 8 Feb 12, 2018, #8 Jan 15, 2018, #22 6
Previous Week: @ Penn State (2/15/18, L 79-56), @ Michigan (2/18/18, L 74-62)
Current Week: v. Rutgers (2/20/18), @ Indiana (2/23/18)
17    Michigan Wolverines 22-7 Big Ten 11-5 5th 615 +376 22 Feb 19, 2018, #17 Jan 22, 2018, #25 6
Previous Week: v. Iowa (2/14/18, W 74-59), v. Ohio State (2/18/18, W 74-62)
Current Week: @ Penn State (2/21/18), @ Maryland (2/24/18)
18    Rhode Island Rams 21-4 A-10 13-1 1st 455 -211 16 Feb 12, 2018, #16 Jan 22, 2018, #24 5
Previous Week: v. Richmond (2/13/18, W 85-67), @ St. Bonaventure (2/16/18, L 77-74)
Current Week: @ La Salle (2/20/18), v. Dayton (2/23/18)
19    Tennessee Volunteers 19-7 SEC 9-5 2nd 427 -153 18 Feb 5, 2018, #15 Jan 8, 2018, #24 12
Previous Week: v. South Carolina (2/13/18, W 70-67), @ Georgia (2/17/18, L 73-62)
Current Week: v. Florida (2/21/18), @ Ole Miss (2/24/18)
20    Nevada Wolf Pack 23-5 MWC 12-2 1st 330 +243 24 Feb 19, 2018, #20 Feb 12, 2018, #24 3
Previous Week: @ Boise State (2/14/18, W 72-77), @ Utah State (2/17/18, W 87-93)
Current Week: v. San Jose State (2/21/18), v. Colorado State (2/25/18)
21    West Virginia Mountaineers 20-8 Big 12 8-6 4th 329 -10 20 Jan 8, 2018, #2 Nov 13, 2017, #24 51
Previous Week: v. Texas Christian (2/12/18, W 82-66), @ Kansas (2/17/18, L 77-69)
Current Week: @ Baylor (2/20/18), v. Iowa State (2/24/18)
22    Saint Mary's Gaels 25-4 WCC 14-2 2nd 291 -392 15 Feb 5, 2018, #11 Feb 19, 2018, #22 5
Previous Week: @ San Francisco (2/15/18, L 70-63), @ Portland (2/17/18, W 61-73)
Current Week: v. Pepperdine (2/22/18), v. Santa Clara (2/24/18)
23    Houston Cougars 21-5 AAC 11-3 2nd 263 +247 N/A Feb 19, 2018, #23 Feb 19, 2018, #23 1
Previous Week: v. Cincinnati (2/15/18, W 67-62), @ Temple (2/18/18, W 59-80)
Current Week: @ Memphis (2/22/18), v. East Carolina (2/25/18)
24    Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders 22-5 C-USA 14-1 1st 87 +61 N/A Feb 19, 2018, #24 Feb 19, 2018, #24 1
Previous Week: @ Southern Mississippi (2/15/18, W 62-72), @ Louisiana Tech (2/17/18, W 70-87)
Current Week: v. UAB (2/24/18)
25    Florida State Seminoles 19-8 ACC 8-7 8th 63 +62 N/A Dec 11, 2017, #19 Feb 19, 2018, #25 1
Previous Week: v. Clemson (2/14/18, W 81-79), v. Pittsburgh (2/18/18, W 88-75)
Current Week: @ NC State (2/25/18)

Other Teams Receiving Votes

  Team Overall
Record
Conference Conference
Record
Conference
Position
Points Points
Change
Last
Ranked
Season High Season Low
Baylor Bears 17-10 Big 12 7-7 7th 52 +52 Dec 25, 2017, #18 Nov 27, 2017, #16 Nov 13, 2017, #25
Previous Week: @ Texas (2/12/18, W 73-74), v. Texas Tech (2/17/18, W 59-57)
Current Week: v. West Virginia (2/20/18), @ Texas Christian (2/24/18)
Kentucky Wildcats 18-9 SEC 7-7 7th 33 +25 Feb 5, 2018, #24 Oct 22, 2017, #5 Feb 5, 2018, #24
Previous Week: @ Auburn (2/14/18, L 76-66), v. Alabama (2/17/18, W 81-71)
Current Week: @ Arkansas (2/20/18), v. Missouri (2/24/18)
Arizona State Sun Devils 19-7 Pac-12 7-7 9th 32 -51 Feb 12, 2018, #25 Dec 25, 2017, #3 Feb 12, 2018, #25
Previous Week: v. Arizona (2/15/18, L 70-77)
Current Week: @ Oregon (2/22/18), @ Oregon State (2/24/18)
Arkansas Razorbacks 19-8 SEC 8-6 3rd 23 +23 Jan 1, 2018, #22 Jan 1, 2018, #22 Jan 1, 2018, #22
Previous Week: @ Ole Miss (2/13/18, W 64-75), v. Texas A&M (2/17/18, W 94-75)
Current Week: v. Kentucky (2/20/18), @ Alabama (2/24/18)
UCLA Bruins 19-8 Pac-12 10-5 2nd 20 +20 Nov 20, 2017, #23 Oct 22, 2017, #21 Nov 20, 2017, #23
Previous Week: v. Oregon State (2/15/18, W 75-68), v. Oregon (2/17/18, W 86-78)
Current Week: @ Utah (2/22/18), @ Colorado (2/25/18)
St. Bonaventure Bonnies 20-6 A-10 10-4 4th 13 +10 N/A N/A N/A
Previous Week: @ La Salle (2/13/18, W 68-79), v. Rhode Island (2/16/18, W 77-74)
Current Week: v. Duquesne (2/21/18), @ VCU (2/24/18)
Virginia Tech Hokies 19-8 ACC 8-6 6th 12 -17 Jan 2, 2017, #21 N/A N/A
Previous Week: @ Duke (2/14/18, L 74-52), @ Georgia Tech (2/17/18, W 56-76)
Current Week: v. Clemson (2/21/18), v. Louisville (2/24/18)
Creighton Bluejays 19-8 Big East 8-6 3rd 10 -34 Jan 8, 2018, #25 Jan 8, 2018, #25 Jan 8, 2018, #25
Previous Week: v. Bemidji State (2/13/18, W 94-46), v. Marquette (2/17/18, L 86-90)
Current Week: @ Butler (2/20/18), v. Villanova (2/24/18)
Penn State Nittany Lions 19-10 Big Ten 9-7 6th 6 +6 N/A N/A N/A
Previous Week: v. Ohio State (2/15/18, W 79-56), @ Purdue (2/18/18, L 76-73)
Current Week: v. Michigan (2/21/18), @ Nebraska (2/25/18)
Missouri Tigers 18-9 SEC 8-6 4th 5 -9 Jan 6, 2014, #21 N/A N/A
Previous Week: v. Texas A&M (2/13/18, W 62-58), @ LSU (2/17/18, L 64-63)
Current Week: v. Ole Miss (2/20/18), @ Kentucky (2/24/18)
Kansas State Wildcats 19-8 Big 12 8-6 6th 5 +5 Jan 9, 2017, #25 N/A N/A
Previous Week: @ Oklahoma State (2/14/18, W 72-82), v. Iowa State (2/17/18, W 78-66)
Current Week: v. Texas (2/21/18), @ Oklahoma (2/24/18)
Texas A&M Aggies 17-10 SEC 6-8 9th 4 -237 Feb 12, 2018, #21 Dec 25, 2017, #5 Oct 22, 2017, #25
Previous Week: @ Missouri (2/13/18, L 62-58), @ Arkansas (2/17/18, L 94-75)
Current Week: v. Mississippi State (2/20/18), @ Vanderbilt (2/24/18)
Texas Christian Frogs 18-9 Big 12 6-8 9th 4 -4 Jan 15, 2018, #24 Dec 25, 2017, #10 Jan 15, 2018, #24
Previous Week: @ West Virginia (2/12/18, L 82-66), v. Oklahoma State (2/17/18, W 90-70)
Current Week: @ Iowa State (2/21/18), v. Baylor (2/24/18)
Butler Bulldogs 18-10 Big East 8-7 5th 2 -41 Mar 13, 2017, #21 N/A N/A
Previous Week: v. Georgetown (2/13/18, L 83-87), v. Providence (2/17/18, W 69-54)
Current Week: v. Creighton (2/20/18)
Loyola (IL) Ramblers 23-5 MVC 13-3 1st 2 +2 N/A N/A N/A
Previous Week: v. Valparaiso (2/14/18, W 80-71), @ Evansville (2/18/18, W 66-76)
Current Week: @ Southern Illinois (2/21/18), v. Illinois State (2/24/18)
Oklahoma Sooners 16-10 Big 12 6-8 10th 1 -151 Feb 12, 2018, #23 Jan 15, 2018, #4 Feb 12, 2018, #23
Previous Week: @ Texas Tech (2/13/18, L 88-78), v. Texas (2/17/18, L 66-77)
Current Week: @ Kansas (2/19/18), v. Kansas State (2/24/18)
Alabama Crimson Tide 17-10 SEC 8-6 4th 1 -21 Nov 27, 2017, #24 Nov 27, 2017, #24 Nov 20, 2017, #25
Previous Week: v. LSU (2/13/18, W 80-65), @ Kentucky (2/17/18, L 81-71)
Current Week: @ Auburn (2/21/18), v. Arkansas (2/24/18)
East Tennessee State Buccaneers 23-5 SoCon 14-1 1st 1 -4 N/A N/A N/A
Previous Week: @ UNC Greensboro (2/12/18, L 74-56), @ Western Carolina (2/17/18, W 61-72)
Current Week: v. Citadel (2/20/18), v. Wofford (2/23/18), v. Furman (2/25/18)
Boise State Broncos 21-6 MWC 11-4 2nd 1 +1 Mar 9, 2015, #24 N/A N/A
Previous Week: v. Nevada (2/14/18, L 72-77), v. Air Force (2/17/18, W 76-52)
Current Week: @ Colorado State (2/21/18)

Teams New Into Rankings

Rank   Team Overall
Record
Conference Conference
Record
Conference
Position
Points Points
Change
Season High Season Low Consecutive
Weeks Ranked
23    Houston Cougars 21-5 AAC 11-3 2nd 263 +247 Feb 19, 2018, #23 Feb 19, 2018, #23 1
Previous Week: v. Cincinnati (2/15/18, W 67-62), @ Temple (2/18/18, W 59-80)
Current Week: @ Memphis (2/22/18), v. East Carolina (2/25/18)
24    Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders 22-5 C-USA 14-1 1st 87 +61 Feb 19, 2018, #24 Feb 19, 2018, #24 1
Previous Week: @ Southern Mississippi (2/15/18, W 62-72), @ Louisiana Tech (2/17/18, W 70-87)
Current Week: v. UAB (2/24/18)
25    Florida State Seminoles 19-8 ACC 8-7 8th 63 +62 Dec 11, 2017, #19 Feb 19, 2018, #25 1
Previous Week: v. Clemson (2/14/18, W 81-79), v. Pittsburgh (2/18/18, W 88-75)
Current Week: @ NC State (2/25/18)

Teams Dropping Out Of Rankings

  Team Overall
Record
Conference Conference
Record
Conference
Position
Points Points
Change
Last
Ranked
Season High Season Low
Arizona State Sun Devils 19-7 Pac-12 7-7 9th 32 -51 Feb 12, 2018, #25 Dec 25, 2017, #3 Feb 12, 2018, #25
Previous Week: v. Arizona (2/15/18, L 70-77)
Current Week: @ Oregon (2/22/18), @ Oregon State (2/24/18)
Texas A&M Aggies 17-10 SEC 6-8 9th 4 -237 Feb 12, 2018, #21 Dec 25, 2017, #5 Oct 22, 2017, #25
Previous Week: @ Missouri (2/13/18, L 62-58), @ Arkansas (2/17/18, L 94-75)
Current Week: v. Mississippi State (2/20/18), @ Vanderbilt (2/24/18)
Oklahoma Sooners 16-10 Big 12 6-8 10th 1 -151 Feb 12, 2018, #23 Jan 15, 2018, #4 Feb 12, 2018, #23
Previous Week: @ Texas Tech (2/13/18, L 88-78), v. Texas (2/17/18, L 66-77)
Current Week: @ Kansas (2/19/18), v. Kansas State (2/24/18)

Rankings By Conference

Conference # Teams Teams
ACC 5 #1 Virginia Cavaliers, #5 Duke Blue Devils, #10 North Carolina Tar Heels, #15 Clemson Tigers, #25 Florida State Seminoles
Big Ten 4 #2 Michigan State Spartans, #9 Purdue Boilermakers, #16 Ohio State Buckeyes, #17 Michigan Wolverines
AAC 3 #11 Cincinnati Bearcats, #13 Wichita State Shockers, #23 Houston Cougars
Big 12 3 #6 Texas Tech Red Raiders, #8 Kansas Jayhawks, #21 West Virginia Mountaineers
Big East 2 #3 Villanova Wildcats, #4 Xavier Musketeers
SEC 2 #12 Auburn Tigers, #19 Tennessee Volunteers
WCC 2 #6 Gonzaga Bulldogs, #22 Saint Mary's Gaels
A-10 1 #18 Rhode Island Rams
C-USA 1 #24 Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders
MWC 1 #20 Nevada Wolf Pack
Pac-12 1 #14 Arizona Wildcats