The 11th regular-season editions of the Associated Press Top 25 and USA Today Coaches’ Poll were released on Monday with the Arizona Wildcats staying put as the No. 1-ranked team in the country. Arizona received 61-of-65 first-place votes from the AP voters and 30-of-32 first-place votes from the coaches.
The Florida Gators (15-2, 4-0 SEC) – fresh off a 72-50 blow out of Georgia on Tuesday and a 68-61 victory at Auburn on Saturday – jumped up three spots in No. 6 in the AP top 25 and four spots to No. 7 in the USA Today rankings.
Florida checked in with 1,303 points (+95) in the AP poll and 639 points (+66) in the USA Today top 25.
|Week||Gator Bait||Record||AP Top 25||USA Today||NCAA RPI|
|Preseason||-||-||No. 7 (1,153)||No. 7 (568)||-|
|2||W 68-45 vs. William & Mary||1-0||No. 8 (1,127)||No. 7 (560)||-|
|3||L 69-67 vs. Miami|
W(OT) 61-56 vs. ULM
|2-1||No. 18 (467)||No. 16 (303)||-|
|4||L(OT) 65-66 vs. Georgetown|
W 56-47 vs. UAB
L 64-75 vs. North Carolina
|3-3||NR (40)||No. 24 (60)||-|
Check out the complete top 25 rankings and see where UF stands…after the break!
UF’s 2013-14 opponents in italics. Wins in blue; losses in red.
ASSOCIATED PRESS TOP 25
This Week 1-5: Arizona (61), Syracuse (4), Michigan State, Villanova, Wichita State
6-10: Florida, San Diego State, Kansas, Wisconsin, Iowa
11-15: Oklahoma State, Louisville, UMass, Kentucky, Cincinnati
16-20: Iowa State, Ohio State, Duke, Saint Louis
21-25: Pittsburgh, Michigan, Kansas State, Memphis, Baylor, Oklahoma
Last Week 1-5: Arizona (61), Syracuse (4), Wisconsin, Michigan State, Wichita State
6-10: Villanova, Florida, Iowa State, Oklahoma State, San Diego State
11-15: Ohio State, Baylor, Kentucky, Iowa, Kansas, UMass
16-20: Memphis, Louisville, Cincinnati, Creighton, Colorado
21-25: Pittsburgh, Duke, Saint Louis, Oklahoma, UCLA
USA TODAY COACHES’ POLL
This Week 1-5: Arizona (30), Syracuse (2), Michigan State, Wichita State, Villanova
6-10: Florida, San Diego State, Wisconsin, Louisville, Iowa, Kansas
11-15: Oklahoma State, UMass, Kentucky, Ohio State, Cincinnati
16-20: Iowa State, Duke, Pittsburgh, St. Louis, Gonzaga
21-25: Memphis, Baylor, Creighton, Oklahoma, Michigan
Last Week 1-5: Arizona (30), Syracuse (1), Wisconsin, Michigan State (1), Wichita State
6-10: Villanova, Florida, Oklahoma State, Ohio State, Iowa State
11-15: San Diego State, Kentucky, Baylor, Louisville, UMass
16-20: Iowa, Memphis, Kansas, Creighton, Duke
21-25: Pittsburgh, Colorado, Cincinnati, Gonzaga, UCLA