College polls-TUE0312

ON THIS POST:

  • 10 COLLEGE POLLS
    IN 5 DIV. I SPORTS

    -- Men, women basketball

    -- Men’s volleyball

    -- Baseball, softball

    -- Men’s, women’s hockey

    -- Men’s, women’s gymnastics


MEN’S DIV. I BASKETBALL

AP, COACHES TOP 25 POLLS

 

41

1st-place votes for Gonzaga

with 23 for Virginia; 3rd straight week teams stayed 1-2

12

Teams moving up in poll,

with 4 teams rising 3 spots each;

9 teams went down in poll

7

Spots Marquette, unranked in preseason and once No. 10,

fell to after losing 4th straight

17

Ranking for Kansas, the preseason No. 1, is lowest since Jayhawks were 18th in 2013-14

AP MEN'S TOP 25 POLL
RK SCHOOL REC PTS LW
1 Gonzaga 29-2 1,572 1
2 Virginia 28-2 1,559 2
3 N. Carolina 26-5 1,474 3
4 Kentucky 26-5 1,373 6
5 Duke 26-5 1,298 4
6 Michigan St. 25-6 1,226 9
7 Texas Tech 26-5 1,211 8
8 Tennessee 27-4 1,200 5
9 LSU 26-5 1,089 10
10 Michigan 26-5 1,041 7
11 Houston 29-2 963 12
12 Florida St. 25-6 856 14
13 Purdue 23-8 831 11
14 Nevada 28-3 684 17
15 Kansas St. 24-7 680 18
16 Virginia Tech 23-7 625 15
17 Kansas 23-8 602 13
18 Buffalo 28-3 539 19
19 Wisconsin 22-9 466 21
20 Wofford 28-4 387 22
21 Maryland 22-9 319 24
22 Auburn 22-9 268 NR
23 Marquette 23-8 109 16
24 Cincinnati 25-6 108 20
25 Villanova 22-9 80 23

AP Top 25 by conference


27

1st-place votes in coaches poll

for Gonzaga, 5 for Virginia

USA TODAY/COACHES TOP 25 POLL
RK SCHOOL REC PTS LW
1 Gonzaga 29-2 795 1
2 Virginia 26-2 772 2
3 N. Carolina 24-5 720 5
4 Duke 25-4 682 2
4 Tennessee 26-3 682 7
6 Kentucky 24-5 633 4
7 Michigan 26-4 576 10
8 Texas Tech 24-5 561 11
9 Purdue 22-7 533 12
10 LSU 24-5 486 14
11 Michigan St. 23-6 475 8
12 Houston 27-2 444 6
13 Florida St. 23-6 369 17
14 Kansas 22-7 350 16
15 Marquette 23-6 344 9
16 Virginia Tech 22-6 332 19
17 Kansas St. 22-7 323 15
18 Nevada 26-3 279 13
19 Cincinnati 25-4 246 22
20 Buffalo 26-3 217 23
21 Wisconsin 20-9 142 18
22 Wofford 26-4 113 25
23 Villanova 22-8 88 NR
24 Maryland 21-9 82 20
25 Iowa St. 20-9 24 NR

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL

AP TOP 25 POLL

28

Baylor was unanimous pick

as top team; 7th week

leading AP Top 25 poll

23

Consecutive victories for Lady Bears, who beat Iowa St. for 4th straight Big 12 tournament title

8

Rank of Big Ten tournament

champ Iowa is school’s highest since 1996 preseason poll

AP WOMEN'S TOP 25 POLL
RK SCHOOL REC PTS LW
1 Baylor 30-1 700 1
2 Connecticut 30-2 663 2
3 Notre Dame 30-3 652 4
4 Miss. St. 30-2 609 5
5 Louisville 29-3 578 3
6 Stanford 28-4 568 7
7 Oregon 29-4 533 6
8 Iowa 26-6 508 10
9 Maryland 28-4 454 8
10 NC State 26-5 447 9
11 Oregon St. 24-7 360 11
12 Gonzaga 27-3 357 14
13 Iowa St. 25-7 309 19
13 Marquette 25-6 309 17
15 Syracuse 24-8 287 18
16 S. Carolina 21-9 284 12
17 Texas A&M 24-7 279 15
18 Kentucky 24-7 262 13
19 Miami 24-8 234 16
20 UCLA 20-12 114 25
21 Drake 25-5 110 22
22 Texas 23-9 94 21
23 Arizona St. 20-10 91 20
24 Rice 25-3 85 24
25 Florida St. 23-8 77 22

Women's top 25 by conference

1: AAC, Big Ten, Big East, C-USA, MVC, WCC

MEN’S VOLLEYBALL

16

Long Beach St. received

all the st-place votes in

poll for 8th straight week

AVCA COACHES TOP 15 POLL
RK SCHOOL REC PTS LW
1 Long Beach St. 17-0 240 1
2 Hawaii 15-0 224 2
3 Santa Barbara 15-3 199 4
4 UCLA 16-4 188 5
5 UC Irvine 14-5 180 3
6 Pepperdine 13-5 165 6
7 Lewis 15-4 136 7
8 Stanford 13-7 130 8
9 BYU 9-6 116 10
10 USC 11-7 78 11
11 Loyola-Chicago 13-6 77 9
12 CSUN 10-8 70 12
13 Pur Fort Wayne 11-7 50 13
14 George Mason 12-4 38 14
15 Ball St, 10-10 15 15

DIV. I BASEBALL

5

Vanderbilt remained

atop poll for 5th week

D1BASEBALL.COM TOP 25
RK SCHOOL REC LW
1 Vanderbilt 13-3 1
2 UCLA 11-3 2
3 Oregon St. 12-1 4
4 Stanford 12-3 6
5 Florida 13-5 5
6 MIss. St. 15-1 7
7 Louisville 11-4 8
8 Georgia 14-2 9
9 Ole Miss 12-3 10
10 Florida St. 13-1 11
11 Texas Tech 11-3 14
12 Texas 12-6 12
13 LSU 11-4 13
14 Arkansas 12-2 15
15 North Carolina 12-4 3
16 Coastal Caro. 13-3 17
17 East Carolina 12-5 18
18 Auburn 14-2 19
19 Texas A&M 15-3 20
20 NC State 15-0 22
21 TCU 9-5 23
22 South Carolina 13-3 24
23 Tennessee 15-1 25
24 Clemson 12-3 NR
25 Arizona St. 15-0 NR

DIV. I SOFTBALL

Post updated with March 12 poll

27

1st-place votes for UCLA

to replace Florida St.

as top-ranked team

USA TODAY/NFCA TOP 25 POLL
RK SCHOOL REC PTS LW
1 UCLA (27) 22-1 795 2
2 Oklahoma 20-2 745 3
3 Florida St. (3) 25-2 738 1
4 Alabama (2) 25-0 712 5
5 Washington 22-3 662 6
6 Tennessee 18-3 649 7
7 Florida 22-4 612 4
8 Georgia 23-3 551 8
9 LSU 21-5 498 10
10 Louisiana 18-3 488 11
11 Texas 21-5 474 9
12 Arizona 17-7 442 12
13 Texas Tech 24-1 389 15
14 Arkansas 19-4 362 14
15 Kentucky 15-7 323 18
16 S. Carolina 18-5 294 13
17 Arizona St. 19-7 271 16
18 Oklahoma St. 18-5 255 19
19 Indiana 21-3 233 17
20 Auburn 22-4 219 20
21 Minnesota 15-7 190 22
22 J. Madison 11-5 162 21
23 Wisconsin 21-3 118 23
24 Boise St. 18-2 46 RV
25 Michigan 12-10 27 25

MEN’S HOCKEY

USCHO POLL

49

1st-place votes in men’s

poll for St. Cloud St. with

1 vote for UMass

USCHO DIV. I-II COACHES TOP 20
RK SCHOOL REC PTS LW
1 St. Cloud St. 27-4-3 999 1
2 Minnesota St. 29-7-2 905 4
3 UMass 26-8-0 904 2
4 Minn. Duluth 21-11-2 853 3
5 Quinnipiac 25-7-2 821 5
6 Ohio St. 20-9-5 726 7
7 Providence 21-9-6 671 8
8 Denver 19-10-5 632 6
9 Northeastern 23-10-1 628 9
10 Cornell 17-8-4 534 10
11 Clarkson 22-10-2 507 11
12 Western Mich. 20-13-1 441 12
13 Arizona St. 21-12-1 355 13
14 Harvard 17-9-3 346 14
15 B. Green 23-9-5 307 15
16 Notre Dame 20-13-3 286 16
17 Penn St. 21-14-2 153 18
18 UMass Lowell 18-11-5 152 16
19 North Dakota 18-15-2 105 19
20 Lake Superior 23-11-2 61 20

WOMEN’S HOCKEY

USCHO POLLS

14

1st-place votes for

Wisconsin, 1 for Minnesota

USCHO WOMEN'S NATIONAL TOP 10
RK SCHOOL REC PTS LW
1 Wisconsin 32-4-2 149 2
2 Minnesota 30-5-1 136 1
3 Northeastern 27-5-5 120 3
4 Clarkson 29-7-2 105 4
5 Boston Coll 26-11-1 86 6
6 Cornell 23-5-6 81 5
7 Princeton 20-7-5 60 7
8 Boston Univ 21-8-8 33 8
9 Ohio State 20-13-2 30 9
10 Providence 24-11-2 15 NR

WRESTLING TOP 25

FINAL REGULAR-SEASON POLL

NWCA COACHES TOP 25
RK SCHOOL REC PTS LW
1 Penn St. 14-0 400 1
2 Oklahoma St. 15-0 384 2
3 Iowa 14-1 357 3
4 Michigan 13-1 357 4
5 Missouri 16-1 337 5
6 Ohio St. 12-2 325 6
7 Nebraska 12-5 298 7
8 Minnesota 14-3 283 8
9 Cornell 13-3 274 9
10 NC State 16-3 260 10
11 Wyoming 16-4 236 12
12 North Carolina 12-7 203 13
13 Virginia Tech 9-5 202 14
14 Northern Iowa 7-5 195 17
15 Iowa State 10-4 178 11
16 Pittsburgh 13-3 174 15
17 Wisconsin 9-6 149 16
18 Rutgers 12-6 133 18
19 Princeton 9-6 112 19
20 Lehigh 9-9 94 20
21 Lock Haven 10-3 81 21
22 Virginia 12-10 54 23
23 Army 8-3 51 24
24 Stanford 9-4 20 25
25 Purdue 7-10 18 24

GYMNASTICS

COLLEGE GYMNASTICS
ASSOCIATION TOP 20 POLL
MEN RK WOMEN
Stanford 1 Oklahoma
Oklahoma 2 UCLA
Michigan 3 Florida
Illinois 4 LSU
Penn St. 5 Denver
Minnesota 6 Utah
Nebraska 7 Michigan
Iowa 8 Georgia
Ohio St. 9 Minnesota
Navy 10 Kentucky
California 11 Alabama
Army 12 Auburn
Air Force 13 Boise St.
William & Mary 14 BYU
Arizona St. 15 Oregon St.
Springfield 16 California
Washington 17 Washington
UIC 18 Nebraska
Temple 19 Missouri
NorCal United 20 Arkansas

Source: ncaa.org; avca.org; uscho.org; nwca.org; cga.roadtonationals.com