Expanded Coaches Poll

Week 17 (Mar 15 - Apr 5)


First Place Votes in Bold
Records include games against Division I opponents only.

Expanded Coaches Poll
Rank Team Record Pts This Week's Games Next Week's Schedule
1 Gonzaga   (32) 31-1 800
Mar 20 vs Norfolk State (15-8)
     Won 98-55
Mar 22 vs Oklahoma (16-11)
     Won 87-71
Mar 28 vs #19 Creighton (22-9)
     Won 83-65
Mar 30 vs #23 USC (25-8)
     Won 85-66
Apr 03 vs UCLA (22-10)
     Won 93-90
Apr 05 vs #3 Baylor (28-2)
     Lost 70-86
2 Illinois 24-7 745
Mar 19 vs Drexel (12-8)
     Won 78-49
Mar 21 vs #16 Loyola-Chicago (24-5)
     Lost 58-71
3 Baylor 28-2 737
Mar 19 vs Hartford (15-9)
     Won 79-55
Mar 21 vs Wisconsin (18-13)
     Won 76-63
Mar 27 vs #17 Villanova (18-7)
     Won 62-51
Mar 29 vs #10 Arkansas (25-7)
     Won 81-72
Apr 03 vs #6 Houston (27-4)
     Won 78-59
Apr 05 vs #1 Gonzaga (31-1)
     Won 86-70
4 Michigan 23-5 676
Mar 20 vs Texas Southern (16-9)
     Won 82-66
Mar 22 vs LSU (19-10)
     Won 86-78
Mar 28 vs #14 Florida State (18-7)
     Won 76-58
Mar 30 vs UCLA (22-10)
     Lost 49-51
5 Alabama 26-7 668
Mar 20 vs Iona (12-6)
     Won 68-55
Mar 22 vs Maryland (16-14)
     Won 96-77
Mar 28 vs UCLA (22-10)
     Lost 78-88
6 Houston 27-4 587
Mar 19 vs Cleveland State (19-8)
     Won 87-56
Mar 21 vs Rutgers (16-12)
     Won 63-60
Mar 27 vs Syracuse (18-10)
     Won 62-46
Mar 29 vs Oregon State (19-13)
     Won 67-61
Apr 03 vs #3 Baylor (28-2)
     Lost 59-78
7 Ohio State 21-10 586
Mar 19 vs Oral Roberts (15-11)
     Lost 72-75
8 Iowa 22-9 549
Mar 20 vs Grand Canyon (14-7)
     Won 86-74
Mar 22 vs #25 Oregon (21-7)
     Lost 80-95
9 Texas 19-8 488
Mar 20 vs Abilene Christian (20-5)
     Lost 52-53
10 Arkansas 25-7 472
Mar 19 vs Colgate (14-2)
     Won 85-68
Mar 21 vs #21 Texas Tech (18-11)
     Won 68-66
Mar 27 vs Oral Roberts (15-11)
     Won 72-70
Mar 29 vs #3 Baylor (28-2)
     Lost 72-81
11 Kansas 20-9 433
Mar 20 vs Eastern Washington (15-8)
     Won 93-84
Mar 22 vs #23 USC (25-8)
     Lost 51-85
12 Oklahoma State 21-9 402
Mar 19 vs Liberty (19-6)
     Won 69-60
Mar 21 vs Oregon State (19-13)
     Lost 70-80
13 West Virginia 19-10 395
Mar 19 vs Morehead State (21-8)
     Won 84-67
Mar 21 vs Syracuse (18-10)
     Lost 72-75
14 Florida State 18-7 391
Mar 20 vs UNCG (21-9)
     Won 64-54
Mar 22 vs #22 Colorado (23-9)
     Won 71-53
Mar 28 vs #4 Michigan (23-5)
     Lost 58-76
15 Virginia 18-7 347
Mar 20 vs Ohio (16-8)
     Lost 58-62
16 Loyola-Chicago 24-5 312
Mar 19 vs Georgia Tech (17-9)
     Won 71-60
Mar 21 vs #2 Illinois (24-7)
     Won 71-58
Mar 27 vs Oregon State (19-13)
     Lost 58-65
17 Villanova 18-7 289
Mar 19 vs Winthrop (23-2)
     Won 73-63
Mar 21 vs North Texas (17-10)
     Won 84-61
Mar 27 vs #3 Baylor (28-2)
     Lost 51-62
18 San Diego State 22-5 273
Mar 19 vs Syracuse (18-10)
     Lost 62-78
19 Creighton 22-9 245
Mar 20 vs UC Santa Barbara (20-5)
     Won 63-62
Mar 22 vs Ohio (16-8)
     Won 72-58
Mar 28 vs #1 Gonzaga (31-1)
     Lost 65-83
20 Purdue 18-10 206
Mar 19 vs North Texas (17-10)
     Lost 69-78
21 Texas Tech 18-11 132
Mar 19 vs Utah State (19-9)
     Won 65-53
Mar 21 vs #10 Arkansas (25-7)
     Lost 66-68
22 Colorado 23-9 127
Mar 20 vs Georgetown (13-13)
     Won 96-73
Mar 22 vs #14 Florida State (18-7)
     Lost 53-71
23 USC 25-8 104
Mar 20 vs Drake (24-5)
     Won 72-56
Mar 22 vs #11 Kansas (20-9)
     Won 85-51
Mar 28 vs #25 Oregon (21-7)
     Won 82-68
Mar 30 vs #1 Gonzaga (31-1)
     Lost 66-85
24 Virginia Tech 15-7 101
Mar 19 vs Florida (15-10)
     Lost 70-75
25 Oregon 21-7 73
Mar 22 vs #8 Iowa (22-9)
     Won 95-80
Mar 28 vs #23 USC (25-8)
     Lost 68-82