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2009 NCAA Men's Basketball Rankings (Nov. 24)

Season: 2002-03 | 2003-04 | 2004-05 | 2005-06 | 2006-07 | 2007-08 | 2008-09
Week:
Preseason | 1 | 2

The Associated Press Top 25 college basketball 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: AP Top 25
RANK TEAM RECORD PTS PVS
1.North Carolina (72)3-01,8001
 Last Week: Def. Kentucky 77-58 (11/18), Def. UC Santa Barbara 84-67 (11/21)
This Week: Def. Chaminade 115-70 (11/24), Def. Oregon 98-69 (11/25), Def. Notre Dame 102-87 (11/26), Def. North Carolina-Asheville 116-48 (11/30)  Tickets
2.Connecticut 4-01,6942
 Last Week: Def. Hartford 99-56 (11/17), Def. La Salle 89-81 (11/21), Def. Miami (FL) 76-63 (11/23)
This Week: Def. Wisconsin 76-57 (11/24), Def. Bryant University 88-58 (11/29)  Tickets
3.Louisville 2-01,6463
 Last Week: Def. Morehead State 79-41 (11/22), Def. South Alabama 81-54 (11/23)
This Week: Lost to Western Kentucky 68-54 (11/30)  Tickets
4.Pittsburgh 4-01,4236
 Last Week: Def. Miami (OH) 82-53 (11/17), Def. Akron 86-67 (11/21), Def. Indiana (PA) 86-60 (11/22)
This Week: Def. Belmont 74-60 (11/25), Def. Texas Tech 80-67 (11/28), Def. Washington State 57-43 (11/29)  Tickets
5.Michigan State 2-01,4025
 Last Week: Def. IPFW 70-59 (11/19)
This Week: Lost to Maryland 80-62 (11/27), Def. Oklahoma State 94-79 (11/28), Def. Wichita State 65-57 (11/30)  Tickets
6.Texas 2-01,3557
 Last Week: Def. Tulane 76-51 (11/18)
This Week: Def. Saint Joseph's 68-50 (11/24), Lost to Notre Dame 81-80 (11/25), Def. Oregon 70-57 (11/26), Def. Rice 77-56 (11/30)  Tickets
7.Duke 6-01,33010
 Last Week: Def. Southern Illinois 83-58 (11/20), Def. Michigan 71-56 (11/21), Def. Montana 78-58 (11/23)
This Week: Def. Duquesne 95-72 (11/28)  Tickets
8.Notre Dame 2-01,2918
 Last Week: Def. Loyola Marymount 65-54 (11/21)
This Week: Def. Indiana 88-50 (11/24), Def. Texas 81-80 (11/25), Lost to North Carolina 102-87 (11/26), Def. Furman 93-61 (11/30)  Tickets
9.Gonzaga 2-01,2229
 Last Week: Def. Idaho 80-46 (11/18)
This Week: Def. Oklahoma State 83-71 (11/27), Def. Maryland 81-59 (11/28), Def. Tennessee 83-74 (11/30)  Tickets
10.Purdue 4-01,16111
 Last Week: Def. Eastern Michigan 87-58 (11/17), Def. Loyola (IL) 78-46 (11/18), Def. Coppin State 66-46 (11/22)
This Week: Def. Boston College 71-64 (11/26), Lost to Oklahoma 87-82 (11/28)  Tickets
11.Oklahoma 4-01,09412
 Last Week: Def. Mississippi Valley State 94-53 (11/17), Def. Davidson 82-78 (11/18), Def. Gardner-Webb 80-76 (11/22)
This Week: Def. UAB 77-67 (11/26), Def. Purdue 87-82 (11/28)  Tickets
12.Tennessee 3-01,00514
 Last Week: Def. Tennessee-Martin 91-64 (11/18), Def. Middle Tennessee State 76-66 (11/21)
This Week: Def. Siena 78-64 (11/27), Def. Georgetown 90-78 (11/28), Lost to Gonzaga 83-74 (11/30)  Tickets
13.UCLA 3-19164
 Last Week: Lost to Michigan 55-52 (11/20), Def. Southern Illinois 77-60 (11/21)
This Week: Def. Florida International 89-54 (11/29)  Tickets
14.Arizona State 3-076715
 Last Week: Def. San Diego State 59-52 (11/18), Def. Pepperdine 61-40 (11/23)
This Week: Def. Charlotte 84-56 (11/27), Lost to Baylor 87-78 (11/29), Def. UTEP 88-58 (11/30)  Tickets
15.Marquette 3-073515
 Last Week: Def. Chicago State 106-87 (11/17), Def. Milwaukee 100-80 (11/22)
This Week: Def. Texas Southern 85-68 (11/25), Def. Northern Iowa 73-43 (11/28), Lost to Dayton 89-75 (11/29)  Tickets
16.Xavier 5-0600NR
 Last Week: Def. Toledo 81-65 (11/17), Def. Missouri 75-71 (11/20), Def. Virginia Tech 63-62 (11/21), Def. Memphis 63-58 (11/23)
This Week: Def. Miami (OH) 60-53 (11/29)  Tickets
17.Florida 3-053518
 Last Week: Def. Southern Utah 64-50 (11/20)
This Week: Lost to Syracuse 89-83 (11/24), Def. Washington 86-84 (11/25), Def. UMKC 86-65 (11/30)  Tickets
18.Memphis 4-150013
 Last Week: Def. Massachusetts 80-58 (11/18), Def. Chattanooga 83-71 (11/20), Def. Seton Hall 84-70 (11/21), Lost to Xavier 63-58 (11/23)
This Week: No games scheduled.  Tickets
19.Wake Forest 2-041420
 Last Week: Def. North Carolina-Wilmington 120-88 (11/19)
This Week: Def. Winston-Salem 62-31 (11/24), Def. Cal State Fullerton 75-69 (11/27), Def. UTEP 82-79 (11/28), Def. Baylor 87-74 (11/30)  Tickets
20.Villanova 3-035623
 Last Week: Def. Fordham 107-68 (11/17), Def. Niagara 77-62 (11/19)
This Week: Def. Monmouth 71-48 (11/25), Def. Towson 64-47 (11/28), Def. Rhode Island 78-65 (11/29)  Tickets
21.Georgetown 2-034922
 Last Week: Def. Jacksonville 71-62 (11/17), Def. Drexel 81-53 (11/22)
This Week: Def. Wichita State 58-50 (11/27), Lost to Tennessee 90-78 (11/28), Def. Maryland 75-48 (11/30)  Tickets
22.Kansas 2-027224
 Last Week: Def. Florida Gulf Coast 85-45 (11/18)
This Week: Def. Washington 73-54 (11/24), Lost to Syracuse 89-81 (11/25), Def. Coppin State 85-53 (11/28)  Tickets
22.Miami (FL) 2-127217
 Last Week: Def. Southern Miss 70-60 (11/21), Lost to Connecticut 76-63 (11/23)
This Week: Def. San Diego 80-45 (11/24), Def. Stetson 79-65 (11/29)  Tickets
24.Davidson 3-123821
 Last Week: Def. James Madison 99-64 (11/17), Lost to Oklahoma 82-78 (11/18), Def. Winthrop 97-70 (11/21)
This Week: Def. Florida Atlantic 76-60 (11/24), Def. Loyola (MD) 78-48 (11/25)  Tickets
25.Wisconsin 4-021425
 Last Week: Def. SIU Edwardsville 88-58 (11/18), Def. Iona 60-58 (11/21), Def. San Diego 64-49 (11/23)
This Week: Lost to Connecticut 76-57 (11/24), Def. Milwaukee 67-46 (11/29)  Tickets
Others Receiving Votes
Baylor 170, Syracuse 115, Saint Mary's 111, UNLV 107, Ohio State 52, Clemson 49, Michigan 42, LSU 25, Texas A&M 25, USC 18, Siena 18, Brigham Young 16, Washington State 13, UAB 12, West Virginia 10, Creighton 6, Missouri 6, Rhode Island 5, Seton Hall 2, Georgia Tech 2, Illinois 2, Mercer 1, Oklahoma State 1, Virginia Military 1.

Dropped From Rankings
USC 19.