Florida basketball reenters top five at No. 4/5

The 16th regular season editions of the 2012-13 USA Today and Associated Press Top 25 Polls were released on Monday with the Indiana Hoosiers back as the No. 1 team in both rankings after receiving 62-of-96 combined first-place votes.

The Florida Gators, with two more league victories last week, moved up two spots each to No. 4 in the USA Today poll and No. 5 in the AP rankings. Florida gained 57 voting points (and two first-place votes) in the USA Today poll and added 101 points in the AP top 25.

The Gators are the only Southeastern Conference team listed in the top 25 rankings.

WeekGator BaitRecordAP Top 25USA TodayNCAA RPI
Preseason--No. 10 (1,048)No. 8 (550)-
2W 77-69 vs. North Florida1-0No. 11 (995)No. 10 (535)-
3L 53-59 at No. 20 Wisconsin
W 86-56 vs. Arkansas-Little Rock
2-1No. 16 (619)No. 14 (359)-
4W 67-53 vs. Southern
W 79-59 vs. MTSU
4-1No. 15 (729)No. 13 (395)-
5W 86-60 at Jacksonville
W 67-66 vs. Florida State
6-1No. 15 (758)No. 12 (426)-
6L 64-65 at No. 12 UConn6-2No. 19 (434)No. 19 (258)-
7W 67-61 vs. No. 13 Kansas7-2No. 16 (699)No. 17 (296)-
8W 77-75 vs. Memphis
W 66-49 vs. Fresno State
9-2No. 13 (881)No. 14 (383)-
9W 76-34 vs. Savannah State10-2No. 12 (915)No. 13 (413)-
10W 67-58 vs. Richmond11-2No. 10 (1,052)No. 11 (473)12
11W 74-58 vs. South Carolina
W-OT 84-82 at Arkansas
13-2
(2-0 SEC)
No. 7
(1,205)
No. 7
(573)
8
12W 72-50 vs. Georgia
W 68-61 at Auburn
15-2
(4-0 SEC)
No. 6
(1,303)
No. 6
(639)
8
13W 68-62 at Alabama
W 67-41 vs. Tennessee
17-2
(6-0 SEC)
No. 3
(1,436)
No. 4
(694)
5
14W 62-51 at Mississippi State
W 69-36 vs. Texas A&M
19-2
(8-0 SEC)
No. 3
(1,482)
No. 4
(720)
3
15W 68-58 vs. Missouri
W 78-69 vs. Alabama
21-2
(10-0 SEC)
No. 3
(1,477)
No. 4
(711)
5
16W 67-58 at Tennessee
W 69-59 at Kentucky
23-2
(12-0 SEC)
No. 2
(1,543)
No. 2
(752)
4
17W 71-66 vs. Auburn
W 75-71 at Ole Miss
25-2
(14-0 SEC)
No. 1
(1,606)
No. 1
(791)
3
18W 57-54 at Vanderbilt
W 79-61 vs. LSU
27-2
(16-0 SEC)
No. 1
(1,606)
No. 1
(793)
3
19W 72-46 at South Carolina
W 84-65 vs. Kentucky
29-2
(18-0 SEC)
No. 1
(1,610)
No. 1
(793)
2
Post-
season
W 72-49 vs. Missouri
W 56-49 vs. Tennessee
W 61-60 vs. Kentucky
32-2
(18-0 SEC)
(3-0 SECT)
No. 1
(1,610)
No. 1
(794)
1
FinalW 67-55 vs. Albany
W 61-45 vs. Pittsburgh
W 79-68 vs. UCLA
W 62-52 vs. Dayton
L 53-63 vs. UConn
36-3
(18-0 SEC)
(3-0 SECT)
(4-1 NCAAT)
-No. 3
(735)
-

USA TODAY COACHES POLL
This Week 1-5: Indiana (19), Miami (7), Gonzaga (3), Florida (2), Michigan State
6-10: Duke, Michigan, Syracuse, Kansas, Louisville
11-15: Georgetown, Arizona, Kansas State, Oklahoma State, Butler
16-20: New Mexico, Wisconsin, Ohio State, Memphis, Marquette
21-25: Colorado State, Pittsburgh, Oregon, VCU, Notre Dame

Last Week 1-5: Duke (18), Indiana (6), Gonzaga (1), Miami (5), Michigan (1)
6-10: Florida, Syracuse, Michigan State, Arizona, Butler
11-15: Kansas State, Louisville, Kansas, Ohio State, Georgetown
16-20: Oklahoma State, Pittsburgh, New Mexico, Wisconsin, Marquette
21-25: Notre Dame, San Diego State, Creighton, Colorado State, Memphis

ASSOCIATED PRESS TOP 25 POLL
This Week 1-5: Indiana (43), Miami (20), Gonzaga (2), Michigan State, Florida
6-10: Duke, Michigan, Syracuse, Kansas, Louisville
11-15: Georgetown, Arizona, Kansas State, Oklahoma State, Butler
16-20: New Mexico, Marquette, Ohio State, Wisconsin, Pittsburgh
21-25: Memphis, Colorado State, Oregon, VCU, Notre Dame

Last Week 1-5: Indiana (26), Duke (20), Miami (17), Michigan, Gonzaga (2)
6-10: Syracuse, Florida, Michigan State, Arizona, Kansas State
11-15: Butler, Louisville, Ohio State, Kansas, Georgetown,
16-20: Pittsburgh, Oklahoma State, Marquette, New Mexico, Wisconsin,
21-25: Notre Dame, Memphis, Oregon, Colorado State, Kentucky

*Numbers in parenthesis represent first-place votes.

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