Mississippi State Sports Blog

 

Article Comment 

The Dispatch's Men's College Basketball Week 16 (Feb. 20) - Top 25 AP ballot

 

Matt Stevens

 

1. Kentucky (26-1) beat Mississippi 77-62. 

 

2. Syracuse (27-1) beat No. 20 Louisville 52-51; beat Rutgers 75-65. 

 

3. Missouri (25-2) beat Oklahoma State 83-65; beat Texas A&M 71-62. 

 

4. Kansas (22-5) beat Kansas State 59-53; beat Texas Tech 83-50. 

 

5. Duke (23-4) beat North Carolina State 78-73; beat Boston College 75-50. 

 

6. North Carolina (23-4) beat Miami (Fla.) 73-64; beat Clemson 74-52. 

 

7. Michigan State (22-5) beat No. 22 Wisconsin 69-55; beat Purdue 76-62. 

 

8. Georgetown (20-5) beat Providence 63-53. 

 

9. Ohio State (21-4) beat Minnesota 78-68; lost to No. 23 Michigan 56-51. 

 

10. Wichita State (24-4) beat Missouri State 73-58; beat Davidson 91-74. 

 

11. Florida (21-6) beat Alabama 61-52; beat Arkansas 98-68. 

 

12. Baylor (22-5) beat Iowa State 79-64; lost to Kansas State 57-56. 

 

13. Marquette (22-5) beat UConn 79-64. 

 

14. Florida State (19-7) beat Virginia Tech 48-47; beat North Carolina State 76-62. 

 

15. Murray State (26-1) beat SE Missouri State 75-66; beat St. Mary's (CA) 65-51. 

 

16. Michigan (20-7) beat No. 9 Ohio State 56-51. 

 

17. UNLV (22-6) lost to TCU 102-97, OT; lost to New Mexico 65-45. 

 

18. Louisville (21-6) lost to No. 2 Syracuse 52-51; beat DePaul 90-82, OT. 

 

19. Temple (21-5) beat St. Bonaventure 76-70; beat Duquesne 78-59. 

 

20. Wisconsin (20-7) lost to No. 7 Michigan State 69-55; beat Penn State 65-55. 

 

21. New Mexico (22-4) beat San Diego State 77-67; beat No. 17 UNLV 65-45. 

 

22. Notre Dame (19-8) beat Rutgers 71-53; beat Villanova 74-70, OT. 

 

23. Virginia (20-6) lost to Clemson 60-48; beat Maryland 71-44. 

 

24. Creighton (23-5) beat Southern Illinois 88-69; beat Long Beach State 81-79. 

 

25. Saint Mary's (CA) (23-5) lost to Loyola Marymount 75-60; lost to No. 19 Murray St. 65-51. 

 

 

 

Teams to Watch: 

 

Vanderbilt (19-8) beat Mississippi 102-76; beat Georgia 61-52. 

 

Indiana (20-7) beat Northwestern 71-66; lost to Iowa 78-66. 

 

Gonzaga (21-5) beat Santa Clara 73-62; lost to San Francisco 66-65. 

 

San Diego State (20-6) lost to No. 22 New Mexico 77-67; lost to Air Force 58-56. 

 

Oral Roberts (25-5) beat IPFW 75-71; beat Akron 67-61. 

 

Harvard (23-3) beat Brown 69-42; beat Yale 66-51. 

 

Saint Louis (22-5) beat Richmond 64-50; beat Fordham 66-46. 

 

Weber State (22-4) beat Montana State 79-70; UT-Arlington 72-70.  

 

Southern Mississippi (21-4) beat Tulsa 77-69, OT; lost to Houston 73-71. 

 

Memphis (19-8) beat Tulane 82-64; lost to UTEP 60-58.

 

 

back to top

 

 

 

 

 

Follow Us:

Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us on Twitter

Follow Us via Instagram

Follow Us via Email