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2008 NCAA Men's Basketball Rankings (Jan. 14)

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The USA TODAY/ESPN Coaches Top 25 college basketball coaches' poll, with number of first-place votes and record in parentheses, total points and previous ranking. Team records are through the date the poll was released:

NCAA Division I: ESPN/USA Today Coaches Poll
RANK TEAM RECORD PTS PVS
1.North Carolina (23)17-07651
 Last Week: Def. North Carolina-Asheville 93-81 (1/9), Def. North Carolina State 93-62 (1/12)
This Week: Def. Georgia Tech 83-82 (1/16), 1/19 vs. Maryland (11-7)  Tickets
2.Memphis (6)15-07472
 Last Week: Def. East Carolina 99-58 (1/9), Def. Marshall 68-45 (1/12)
This Week: Def. Rice 77-50 (1/16), 1/19 vs. Southern Miss (9-8)  Tickets
3.Kansas (2)16-07193
 Last Week: Def. Loyola (MD) 90-60 (1/8), Def. Nebraska 79-58 (1/12)
This Week: Def. Oklahoma 85-55 (1/14), 1/19 at Missouri (11-6)  Tickets
4.UCLA 16-16805
 Last Week: Def. Washington 69-55 (1/10), Def. No. 4 Washington State 81-74 (1/12)
This Week: 1/19 vs. USC (10-6)  Tickets
5.Duke 13-16147
 Last Week: Def. Temple 74-64 (1/9), Def. Virginia 87-65 (1/13)
This Week: Def. Florida State 70-57 (1/16), 1/19 vs. No. 23 Clemson (14-3)  Tickets
6.Georgetown 13-16008
 Last Week: Def. DePaul 76-60 (1/8), Def. Connecticut 72-69 (1/12)
This Week: Lost to No. 16 Pittsburgh 69-60 (1/14), 1/19 vs. Notre Dame (13-3)  Tickets
7.Tennessee 14-15829
 Last Week: Def. No. 15 Mississippi 85-83 (1/9), Def. South Carolina 80-56 (1/12)
This Week: 1/17 vs. No. 14 Vanderbilt (16-1), 1/19 vs. Ohio State (12-5)  Tickets
8.Washington State 14-15744
 Last Week: Def. USC 73-58 (1/10), Lost to No. 5 UCLA 81-74 (1/12)
This Week: 1/17 vs. Oregon State (6-10), 1/20 vs. Oregon (12-4)  Tickets
9.Texas A&M 15-154410
 Last Week: Def. Colorado 86-69 (1/12)
This Week: Lost to Texas Tech 68-53 (1/16), 1/19 at Kansas State (11-4)  Tickets
10.Indiana 14-150311
 Last Week: Def. Michigan 78-64 (1/8), Def. Illinois 62-58 (1/13)
This Week: 1/17 at Minnesota (12-3), 1/20 vs. Penn State (10-6)  Tickets
11.Michigan State 14-24496
 Last Week: Def. Purdue 78-75 (1/8), Lost to Iowa 43-36 (1/12)
This Week: Def. Ohio State 66-60 (1/15), 1/20 at Minnesota (12-3)  Tickets
12.Butler 16-142514
 Last Week: Def. Loyola (IL) 66-55 (1/7), Def. Wisconsin-Green Bay 74-65 (1/10), Def. Wisconsin-Milwaukee 72-56 (1/12)
This Week: 1/17 at Cleveland State (12-5), 1/19 at Youngstown State (7-9)  Tickets
13.Marquette 13-237916
 Last Week: Def. Seton Hall 61-56 (1/8), Def. Notre Dame 92-66 (1/12)
This Week: 1/17 at Louisville (12-4), 1/20 at Connecticut (11-4)  Tickets
14.Vanderbilt 16-133012
 Last Week: Def. South Carolina 80-73 (1/9), Lost to Kentucky 79-73 (1/12)
This Week: 1/17 at No. 7 Tennessee (14-1), 1/19 vs. LSU (7-10)  Tickets
15.Mississippi 14-131615
 Last Week: Lost to No. 9 Tennessee 85-83 (1/9), Def. LSU 74-71 (1/12)
This Week: Def. Florida 89-87 (1/16), 1/19 at Auburn (10-5)  Tickets
16.Pittsburgh 14-229418
 Last Week: Def. South Florida 79-66 (1/9), Def. Seton Hall 84-70 (1/12)
This Week: Def. No. 6 Georgetown 69-60 (1/14), 1/19 at Cincinnati (8-9)  Tickets
17.Wisconsin 13-227221
 Last Week: Def. Illinois 70-60 (1/10)
This Week: Def. Penn State 80-55 (1/15), 1/19 vs. Northwestern (6-8)  Tickets
18.Dayton 14-125922
 Last Week: Def. No. 20 Rhode Island 92-83 (1/9), Def. Saint Louis 68-57 (1/12)
This Week: Lost to Massachusetts 82-71 (1/16)  Tickets
19.Texas 13-324813
 Last Week: Lost to Missouri 97-84 (1/12)
This Week: 1/19 vs. Colorado (9-7)  Tickets
20.Xavier 14-314725
 Last Week: Def. St. Bonaventure 83-68 (1/9), Def. Fordham 68-50 (1/12)
This Week: Lost to Temple 78-59 (1/16), 1/19 at George Washington (5-7)  Tickets
21.Rhode Island 15-210520
 Last Week: Lost to No. 22 Dayton 92-83 (1/9), Def. Duquesne 80-78 (1/13)
This Week: 1/17 at Saint Louis (9-7)  Tickets
21.Villanova 11-310517
 Last Week: Lost to Cincinnati 69-66 (1/12)
This Week: Def. DePaul 76-69 (1/16), 1/19 at Syracuse (13-5)  Tickets
23.Clemson 13-39919
 Last Week: Lost to Charlotte 82-72 (1/9), Def. Florida State 97-85 (1/12)
This Week: Def. North Carolina State 70-54 (1/15), 1/19 at No. 5 Duke (14-1)  Tickets
24.Miami (FL) 14-184NR
 Last Week: Def. Georgia Tech 78-68 (1/12)
This Week: Lost to Boston College 76-66 (1/15), 1/19 at North Carolina State (11-5)  Tickets
25.Arizona State 13-267NR
 Last Week: Def. No. 24 Arizona 64-59 (1/9)
This Week: 1/17 at California (11-4), 1/19 at Stanford (13-3)  Tickets
Others Receiving Votes
Saint Mary's 39, Florida 36, Oregon 29, Stanford 23, Drake 17, West Virginia 9, Arizona 8, Arkansas 3, Brigham Young 2, Notre Dame 1, Utah 1.

Dropped From Rankings
Stanford 23, Arizona 24.

The USA TODAY/ESPN Board of Coaches is made up of 31 head coaches at Division I institutions. All are members of the National Association of Basketball Coaches. The board for the 2007-08 season: Mike Adras, Northern Arizona; Dana Altman, Creighton; Tommy Amaker, Harvard; Tevester Anderson, Jackson State; Randy Bennett, Saint Mary's; Eddie Biedenbach, North Carolina-Asheville; Jim Boeheim, Syracuse; Matt Brady, Marist; Rick Byrd, Belmont; Charles Coles, Miami (Ohio); Steve Fisher, San Diego State; Pat Flannery, Bucknell; Tim Floyd, Southern California; Greg Graham, Boise State; Tom Green, Fairleigh Dickinson; Johnny Jones, North Texas; Mike Lonergan, Vermont; Mike McConathy, Northwestern State; Bob McKillop, Davidson; Phil Martelli, Saint Joseph's; Ron "Fang" Mitchell, Coppin State; Dave Odom, South Carolina; Matt Painter, Purdue; Tom Pecora, Hofstra; Doc Sadler, Nebraska; Scott Sutton, Oral Roberts; Jimmy Tillette, Samford; Bob Thomason, Pacific; Perry Watson, Detroit Mercy; Gary Williams, Maryland; Doug Wojcik, Tulsa.