2010 NCAA Men's Basketball Rankings (Feb. 15)

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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.Kansas (30)24-17741
 Last Week: Def. No. 14 Texas 80-68 (2/8), Def. Iowa State 73-59 (2/13)
This Week: Def. No. 23 Texas A&M 59-54 (2/15), 2/20 vs. Colorado (12-13)  Tickets
2.Kentucky (1)24-17452
 Last Week: Def. Alabama 66-55 (2/9), Def. No. 12 Tennessee 73-62 (2/13)
This Week: Def. Mississippi State 81-75 (2/16), 2/20 at No. 19 Vanderbilt (20-5)  Tickets
3.Villanova 22-27045
 Last Week: Def. No. 4 West Virginia 82-75 (2/8), Def. Providence 92-81 (2/13)
This Week: Lost to Connecticut 84-75 (2/15), 2/21 at No. 21 Pittsburgh (20-6)  Tickets
4.Purdue 21-36586
 Last Week: Def. No. 10 Michigan State 76-64 (2/9), Def. Iowa 63-40 (2/13)
This Week: Def. No. 12 Ohio State 60-57 (2/17), 2/20 vs. Illinois (17-9)  Tickets
5.Syracuse 24-26453
 Last Week: Def. Connecticut 72-67 (2/10), Lost to Louisville 66-60 (2/14)
This Week: Def. No. 10 Georgetown 75-71 (2/18)  Tickets
6.Duke 21-46367
 Last Week: Def. North Carolina 64-54 (2/10), Def. Maryland 77-56 (2/13)
This Week: Def. Miami (FL) 81-74 (2/17), 2/21 vs. Virginia Tech (21-4)  Tickets
7.Kansas State 20-45809
 Last Week: Def. Colorado 68-51 (2/13)
This Week: Def. Nebraska 91-87 (2/17), 2/20 at Oklahoma (13-12)  Tickets
8.West Virginia 19-55104
 Last Week: Lost to No. 5 Villanova 82-75 (2/8), Lost to No. 23 Pittsburgh 98-95 (2/12)
This Week: Def. Providence 88-74 (2/17), 2/20 vs. Seton Hall (15-9)  Tickets
9.Gonzaga 21-450711
 Last Week: Def. Saint Mary's 80-61 (2/11), Def. San Diego 82-65 (2/13)
This Week: Lost to Loyola Marymount 74-66 (2/18), 2/20 at Pepperdine (7-20)  Tickets
10.Georgetown 18-64438
 Last Week: Def. Providence 79-70 (2/9), Lost to Rutgers 71-68 (2/14)
This Week: Lost to No. 5 Syracuse 75-71 (2/18)  Tickets
11.Michigan State 20-643210
 Last Week: Lost to No. 6 Purdue 76-64 (2/9), Def. Penn State 65-54 (2/13)
This Week: Def. Indiana 72-58 (2/16), 2/21 vs. No. 12 Ohio State (20-7)  Tickets
12.Ohio State 20-642816
 Last Week: Def. Indiana 69-52 (2/10), Def. Illinois 72-53 (2/14)
This Week: Lost to No. 4 Purdue 60-57 (2/17), 2/21 at No. 11 Michigan State (21-6)  Tickets
13.Butler 23-441115
 Last Week: Def. Loyola (IL) 62-47 (2/8), Def. Youngstown State 68-57 (2/11), Def. Cleveland State 70-59 (2/13)
This Week: Def. Illinois-Chicago 73-55 (2/17), 2/20 vs. Siena (22-5)  Tickets
14.Brigham Young 23-334617
 Last Week: Def. Air Force 91-48 (2/13)
This Week: Def. Colorado State 92-70 (2/17), 2/20 at Wyoming (9-17)  Tickets
15.New Mexico 23-333019
 Last Week: Def. No. 25 UNLV 76-66 (2/10), Def. Utah 68-65 (2/13)
This Week: Def. Wyoming 83-61 (2/17), 2/20 vs. Air Force (9-15)  Tickets
16.Wisconsin 19-632213
 Last Week: Lost to Illinois 63-56 (2/9), Def. Indiana 83-55 (2/13)
This Week: Lost to Minnesota 68-52 (2/18), 2/21 vs. Northwestern (17-9)  Tickets
17.Texas 20-528714
 Last Week: Lost to No. 1 Kansas 80-68 (2/8), Def. Nebraska 91-51 (2/13)
This Week: Lost to Missouri 82-77 (2/17), 2/20 at Texas Tech (16-9)  Tickets
18.Tennessee 18-624112
 Last Week: Lost to No. 24 Vanderbilt 90-71 (2/9), Lost to No. 2 Kentucky 73-62 (2/13)
This Week: Def. Georgia 69-60 (2/17), 2/20 at South Carolina (14-11)  Tickets
19.Vanderbilt 19-520024
 Last Week: Def. No. 12 Tennessee 90-71 (2/9), Def. LSU 77-69 (2/13)
This Week: Def. Mississippi 82-78 (2/18), 2/20 vs. No. 2 Kentucky (25-1)  Tickets
20.Temple 20-518721
 Last Week: Def. Rhode Island 78-56 (2/13)
This Week: Def. St. Bonaventure 73-55 (2/17), 2/20 at Saint Joseph's (9-17)  Tickets
21.Pittsburgh 19-618123
 Last Week: Def. Robert Morris 77-53 (2/8), Def. No. 4 West Virginia 98-95 (2/12)
This Week: Def. Marquette 58-51 (2/18), 2/21 vs. No. 3 Villanova (22-3)  Tickets
22.Baylor 19-5102NR
 Last Week: Def. Nebraska 55-53 (2/10), Def. Missouri 64-62 (2/13)
This Week: Def. Texas Tech 88-70 (2/16), 2/20 at Oklahoma State (18-7)  Tickets
23.Texas A&M 18-698NR
 Last Week: Def. Texas Tech 67-65 (2/13)
This Week: Lost to No. 1 Kansas 59-54 (2/15), 2/20 at Iowa State (13-13)  Tickets
24.Northern Iowa 22-37318
 Last Week: Def. Drake 57-48 (2/10), Lost to Bradley 68-59 (2/13)
This Week: Def. Creighton 70-52 (2/16), 2/19 vs. Old Dominion (21-7)  Tickets
25.Wake Forest 18-558NR
 Last Week: Def. Boston College 92-85 (2/9), Def. No. 20 Georgia Tech 75-64 (2/13)
This Week: Lost to Virginia Tech 87-83 (2/16), 2/20 at North Carolina State (14-13)  Tickets
Others Receiving Votes
Virginia Tech 35, Richmond 29, Cornell 24, UTEP 14, UNLV 11, Georgia Tech 9, Illinois 9, Notre Dame 9, Rhode Island 9, California 6, Clemson 5, Maryland 4, Florida State 3, Utah State 3, Siena 2, UAB 2, Charlotte 2, Xavier 1.

Dropped From Rankings
Georgia Tech 20, Cornell 22, UNLV 25.

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 2009-10 season: Mike Adras, Northern Arizona; Dana Altman, Creighton; Tommy Amaker, Harvard; Tevester Anderson, Jackson State; Ronnie Arrow, South Alabama; Randy Bennett, Saint Mary's; Eddie Biedenbach, North Carolina-Asheville; Jim Boeheim, Syracuse; Rick Byrd, Belmont; Charlie Coles, Miami (Ohio); Steve Fisher, San Diego State; Greg Graham, Boise State; Rob Jeter, Wisconsin-Milwaukee; Billy Kennedy, Murray State; Billy Lange, Navy; Dan Leibovitz, Hartford; Fran McCaffery, Siena; Mike McConathy, Northwestern State; Bob McKillop, Davidson; Phil Martelli, Saint Joseph's; Ron "Fang" Mitchell, Coppin State; Matt Painter, Purdue; Tom Pecora, Hofstra; John Pelphrey, Arkansas; Mike Rice, Robert Morris; Doc Sadler, Nebraska; Herb Sendek, Arizona State; Scott Sutton, Oral Roberts; Bob Williams, UC-Santa Barbara; Gary Williams, Maryland; Doug Wojcik, Tulsa.