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Seed Rank Team Conf Record RPI SOS T-50 Comment AQ Pvs
11 Kentucky SEC 19-0 2 5 8-0 When will first loss come? Prediction: at LSU Feb. 10. 1
2 Virginia ACC 19-0 3 10 6-0 Only team that ranks inside top-6 in off/def efficiency. 2
3 Gonzaga WCC 20-1 8 61 3-1 'Zags have 50.8% chance to run table in WCC. Will do it. 3
4 Kansas BIG12 16-3 1 1 7-2 Take down of Texas in Austin padded already stellar resume. 4
25 Duke ACC 17-2 7 12 5-2 #1K. Thank you St. John's for ending the Coach K storyline. 5
6 Arizona PAC12 18-2 5 21 4-0 Strong second half crushed Stanford. Ashley awakening. 6
7 Wisconsin BIG10 18-2 9 18 2-1 One of Bo's weaker defensive teams -- No. 71 in D efficiency. 7
8 Villanova BIGE 18-2 6 31 3-2 In a daze from start to finish at G'Town. Flat-out slaughter. 8
39 VCU ATL10 16-3 4 2 3-3 Another year of Havoc in Richmond. Rank No. 3 in steal% nationally. 9
10 Notre Dame ACC 19-2 36 144 4-2 Climbed mountain at NC State to collect fourth noteworthy W. 10
11 Iowa St. BIG12 14-4 21 40 5-2 Valiant effort in comeback attempt at Tex Tech fell short. 11
12 Utah PAC12 16-3 10 27 2-3 Barrage of treys dismantled Washington. Tucker unconscious. 12
413 N. Carolina ACC 16-4 11 8 4-3 Next six games no walk in park. Will be pushed to brink. 13
14 Maryland BIG10 18-3 14 64 4-2 Wishing Wells -- huge put-back for winner in thriller vs. NW. 14
15 West Virginia BIG12 16-3 17 60 3-3 Staved off pesky Horn Frogs. Forced TOs mask weaknesses. 15
16 Wichita St. MVC 18-2 12 78 3-1 Clashes with fellow MVC titan No. Iowa Jan. 31. HUGE game. 16
517 Louisville ACC 16-3 19 50 2-3 In three losses this season Harrell scored 9, 9, and 10. 17
18 Providence BIGE 15-5 20 14 5-1 Very realistic Friars could race out to 6-2 start in Big East play. 18
19 Georgetown BIGE 14-5 13 4 3-5 Barely escaped Marquette thanks to Josh Smith's 18-15. 19
20 Baylor BIG12 15-4 16 28 3-2 Second-chance dance -- Bears No. 1 nationally in off reb%. 20
621 Indiana BIG10 15-5 34 43 4-4 D ills apparent at Ohio St. Buckeyes netted 62.3 FG%. 21
22 Butler BIGE 15-6 15 7 5-5 Five Bulldogs in double-figures in spanking of Seton Hall. 22
23 Arkansas SEC 15-4 23 55 4-2 Portis' buzzer-beating tip in sent 'Bama packing in OT thriller. 23
24 Texas BIG12 14-5 26 14 1-5 Spoiled prime opportunity against KU. Still soul searching. 24
725 Oklahoma BIG12 12-7 29 6 5-5 Allowed 1.15 pts/poss in four Big 12 losses. Must tighten. 25
26 S. Diego St. MWEST 15-5 24 47 1-4 Worst offensive team of at-large candidates -- 1.01 pts/poss. 26
27 Cincinnati AAC 14-5 27 36 3-2 Athletic, mean inside. One of nation's best second-chance teams. 27
28 Miami (FL) ACC 14-5 38 42 2-3 Guards get pub but 7-footer Jekiri really turning it on. 28
829 Dayton ATL10 16-3 28 101 2-2 Pounded by Davidson on road. Still, moving in right direction. 29
30 SMU AAC 16-4 18 45 0-4 Thanks to Moreira fantastic team inside the arc -- 53.8 2PT% 30
31 Northern Iowa MVC 18-2 21 129 0-1 Buss' dagger three sealed W against stingy Illinois St. 31
32 Ohio St. BIG10 16-5 41 75 1-3 Toppling of Indiana a desperately needed quality win. 32
933 Stanford PAC12 14-5 31 55 3-2 Blew golden opportunity in Palo Alto vs. Arizona. D, D, D ... 33
34 Seton Hall BIGE 13-6 42 51 1-5 Unraveling. Dropped four of last five games. Must stop bleeding. 34
35 Oklahoma St. BIG12 13-6 33 34 2-4 Rebounding, poor 3-pt shooting why dropped four of last five. 35
36 LSU SEC 15-4 37 88 3-2 Second-best defensive team in SEC -- 0.95 pts/poss allowed. 36
1037 Georgia SEC 13-5 25 22 2-3 J.J. DY-NO-MITE vs. Miss St. -- 7-for-7 from three, 37 points. 37
38 Colorado St. MWEST 18-2 30 131 1-0 Win over San Diego St. sorely needed. On firmer ground. 38
39 Michigan St. BIG10 13-7 43 17 1-5 Dominated glass game 48-26, but still lost in Nebraska. 39
40 Xavier BIGE 13-7 35 16 3-3 Overcame large deficit in W over DePaul. Stainbrook beast inside. 40
1141 St. John's BIGE 13-6 51 13 2-5 So much pure talent, but continue to underachieve. Oh Lavin. 41
42 Geo. Wash. ATL10 16-4 53 171 1-2 Attack glass, but sorrowful from distance. Need to strike balance. 42
43 Davidson ATL10 14-4 39 103 1-3 'Cats meowing after take down of Dayton. Can really shoot. 43
44 N.C. State ACC 13-8 45 3 1-7 Lacey's unwise inbound pass served up OT to ND, led to L. 44
45 Iowa BIG10 13-7 52 26 3-5 White's early shoulder stinger crippled crumbling Hawkeyes. 45
1246 Tulsa AAC 14-5 46 113 0-3 Woodard has made at least 2 threes in 13 games this year. 46
47 Wyoming MWEST 17-3 70 217 1-2 Great record, few quality Ws. Opportunities: vs. CSU, SDSU. 47
48 Louisiana Tech CUSA 15-5 101 281 0-1 Trail WKU by one game, but with ODU fading, next best. 48
49 Green Bay HORIZ 17-4 57 182 1-1 Squeaked by Valpo. Now have upper-hand in Horizon. 49
50 Wofford SOUTH 16-5 44 129 1-3 December road W at NC State growing more impressive. 50
1351 Harvard IVY 11-5 75 110 0-1 Home L to Dartmouth muddies waters. Yale battles key. 51
52 Eastern Wash. BSKY 15-5 63 168 1-2 Cinderella candidate to watch. Eagles shoot 40.9% from three. 52
53 Bowling Green MIDAM 12-5 67 192 0-1 Despite hiccup at Toledo, still team to beat in MAC. 53
54 S.F. Austin SLAND 16-3 85 263 0-3 Unblemished in league play due in large part to 1.24 pts/poss. 54
1455 Iona MAAC 15-6 59 166 0-2 Gaels continue to cruise in MAAC despite no Williams (foot) 55
56 Murray St. OVC 17-4 82 225 0-1 Williams/Payne one of nation's best inside/outside combos. 56
57 Northeastern COLN 14-7 86 158 0-1 Home W against Hofstra the early difference for the Pride. 57
58 N.C. Central MEAC 15-5 89 249 0-3 Stifling on defense -- 42.8 effective FG% D No. 12 in D-1. 58
1559 UC Davis BIGW 14-4 109 312 0-0 Corey Hawkins best player you never heard of -- 50.5 3PT%. 59
60 Coastal Car. BSOU 15-5 159 334 0-1 Severely undersized but well-oiled on off in halfcourt setting. 60
61 Stony Brook AEAST 14-8 91 150 1-3 Young Seawolves knocked off Washington on road in Dec. 62
1662 Georgia Southern SBELT 13-4 116 317 0-0 Should take commanding lead in Sun Belt, next 5 at home. 63
63 N. Mex. St. WAC 12-10 165 131 0-4 Siakam best frosh and likely best player in down WAC. 64
64 N. Dak. St. SUMM 13-7 168 297 0-1 Rematch with S. Dakota St. in Brookings could decide title. 65
65 St. Francis (NY) NEAST 12-9 189 267 0-1 Embroiled in battle with Robert Morris. Split with it on year. 66
66 Texas Southern SWAC 8-11 128 154 1-4 Own two colossal wins for projected 16 -- at Mich St., at K-St. 67
67 Colgate PATR 9-12 215 207 0-1 Swished 45.3% of attempts from 3. Why Raiders lead Patriot. 0
68 North Florida ATSUN 13-9 186 317 0-2 Over 35% of Osprey buckets come from downtown. 68

On the Bubble: Old Dominion (15-4), Temple (13-7), BYU (15-7), Illinois (13-8), Syracuse (14-6), Tennessee (12-6), Mississippi (12-7), Kansas St. (12-8), Washington (14-5)

Conference Breakdown: America East (1), American Athletic (3), Atlantic 10 (4), Atlantic Coast (7), Atlantic Sun (1), Big 12 (7), Big East (7), Big Sky (1), Big South (1), Big Ten (6), Big West (1), Colonial Athletic (1), Conference USA (1), Horizon League (1), Ivy League (1), Metro Atlantic Athletic (1), Mid-American (1), Mid-Eastern (1), Missouri Valley (2), Mountain West (3), Northeast (1), Ohio Valley (1), Pac-12 (3), Patriot League (1), Southeastern (4), Southern (1), Southland (1), Southwestern Athletic (1), Summit (1), Sun Belt (1), West Coast (1), Western Athletic (1)

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