19 votes for Illinois

Sunday's loss prevented Illinois from cracking the Top 25.

AP TOP 25
The top 25 teams in The Associated Press’ college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Feb. 24, 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. Indiana (64)    24-3    1,624    1
 2. Gonzaga (1)    27-2    1,530    3
 3. Duke    24-3    1,461    6
 4. Michigan    23-4    1,411    7
 5. Miami    22-4    1,317    2
 6. Kansas    23-4    1,272    9
 7. Georgetown    21-4    1,236    11
 8. Florida    22-4    1,164    5
 9. Michigan St.    22-6    1,105    4
10. Louisville    22-5    1,047    10
11. Arizona    23-4    998    12
12. Syracuse    22-5    915    8
13. Kansas St.    22-5    875    13
14. New Mexico    23-4    764    16
15. Oklahoma St.    20-6    692    14
16. Ohio St.    20-7    675    18
17. Wisconsin    19-8    558    19
18. Saint Louis    21-5    495    —
19. Memphis    24-3    453    21
20. Butler    22-6    351    15
21. Notre Dame    22-6    328    25
22. Marquette    19-7    317    17
23. Pittsburgh    21-7    158    20
24. Oregon    22-6    61    23
25. Louisiana Tech    24-3    54    —
Others receiving votes: Colorado St. 49, VCU 45, Akron 43, Wichita St. 35, Saint Mary’s (Cal) 24, Illinois 19, UConn 18, UNLV 13, North Carolina 8, California 5, Middle Tennessee 2, Belmont 1, Missouri 1, Stephen F. Austin 1.
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USA Today Top 25 Poll
The top 25 teams in the USA Today men’s college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Feb. 24, 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    Pvs
 1. Indiana (28)    24-3    772    1
 2. Gonzaga (3)    27-2    738    3
 3. Duke    24-3    700    6
 4. Michigan    23-4    654    7
 5. Kansas    23-4    619    9
 6. Florida    22-4    596    4
 7. Miami    22-4    581    2
 8. Georgetown    21-4    552    11
 9. Louisville    22-5    535    10
10. Michigan State    22-6    520    5
11. Arizona    23-4    458    12
12. Syracuse    22-5    420    8
13. Kansas State    22-5    398    13
14. New Mexico    23-4    369    16
15. Ohio State    20-7    328    18
16. Wisconsin    19-8    284    17
17. Memphis    24-3    281    19
18. Oklahoma State    20-6    277    14
19. Saint Louis    21-5    199    —
20. Notre Dame    22-6    169    25
21. Butler    22-6    161    15
22. Marquette    19-7    104    20
23. Saint Mary’s    24-5    54    —
24. Akron    22-4    53    —
25. VCU    22-6    52    24
Others receiving votes: Pittsburgh 38, Oregon 37, Middle Tennessee 29, Louisiana Tech 24, San Diego State 13, UNLV 12, Wichita State 12, Colorado State 10, UConn 5, Illinois 5, Oklahoma 5, California 3, North Carolina 3, UCLA 2, Belmont 1, Creighton 1, Kentucky 1.

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Moonpie wrote on February 25, 2013 at 3:02 pm

19 votes that are meaningless--keep that cheerleading going, Sleepy Gazoo.

Bwp 5P wrote on February 25, 2013 at 4:02 pm

Cowpie continues to lay big piles of $hi_!

Who would have guessed the wannabe would comment?