MBB Week 16: Duke rises to No. 3 after chaotic week

After a Saturday full of upsets in the top 10, Gonzaga remains atop the Student Media Poll, while Duke receives No. 1 votes again and is up four spots to No. 3. Arkansas received a first-place vote for the first time this season, bringing the season total No. 1 voted teams to 12. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 Gonzaga (18) 590 — 2 Arizona 544 … Continue reading MBB Week 16: Duke rises to No. 3 after chaotic week

WBB Week 15: UConn, LSU, Texas enter top 10

UConn is back in the top 10 of the WBB Student Media Poll, joined by LSU and Texas after a big week in the sport. The three new entrants replace Arizona, Indiana and Maryland. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 South Carolina (9) 225 — 2 Stanford 215 +1 3 NC State 207 +2 4 Louisville 196 — 5 Michigan 185 +2 6 Baylor 168 +2 … Continue reading WBB Week 15: UConn, LSU, Texas enter top 10

MBB Week 15: Arizona receives No. 1 votes, Gonzaga remains atop

Arizona is the 11th team to receive a No. 1 vote in the MBB Student Media Poll, as the Wildcats received two and moved up to No. 2 in the Poll. Gonzaga is atop for a second consecutive week. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 Gonzaga (21) 572 — 2 Arizona (2) 526 +1 3 Auburn 509 -1 4 Kansas 476 +3 5 Kentucky 473 -1 … Continue reading MBB Week 15: Arizona receives No. 1 votes, Gonzaga remains atop

WBB Week 14: South Carolina’s No. 1 streak continues

Another WBB Student Media Poll, another week at No. 1 for South Carolina. The Gamecocks have been ranked No. 1 every week of the season. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 South Carolina (8) 200 — 2 Arizona 192 +4 3 Stanford 189 -1 4 Louisville 185 -1 5 NC State 177 -1 6 Indiana 149 +1 7 Michigan 142 -2 8 Baylor 138 +3 9 … Continue reading WBB Week 14: South Carolina’s No. 1 streak continues

MBB Week 14: Gonzaga takes No. 1, four teams receive first-place votes

Preseason No. 1 Gonzaga is back atop the men’s basketball Student Media Poll after a chaotic week of college hoops. Gonzaga, Auburn, Kentucky and Providence received first-place votes this week, bringing the total number of teams to be voted No. 1 this season to 10. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 Gonzaga (16) 543 +1 2 Auburn (4) 509 -1 3 Arizona 507 +2 4 Kentucky … Continue reading MBB Week 14: Gonzaga takes No. 1, four teams receive first-place votes

WBB Week 13: NC State falls, Notre Dame rises after upset

Notre Dame pulled off one of the biggest wins of the season so far, defeating NC State 69-66 at Joyce Center in South Bend. The Irish lost at Florida State Sunday, but still are up two spots to No. 18, while the Wolfpack fall to No. 4. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 South Carolina (10) 250 — 2 Stanford 237 +1 3 Louisville 225 +1 … Continue reading WBB Week 13: NC State falls, Notre Dame rises after upset

MBB Week 13: Auburn stays No. 1 after close win over Georgia

Auburn survived a scare against SEC last place Georgia, winning 74-72 in Athens Saturday and staying atop the MBB Student Media Poll. Two surging mid-majors, Saint Mary’s and Murray State, entered the rankings, while Wyoming gained ground in receiving votes. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 Auburn (24) 718 — 2 Gonzaga (5) 700 — 3 Purdue 652 +1 4 Kentucky 611 +2 5 Arizona 583 … Continue reading MBB Week 13: Auburn stays No. 1 after close win over Georgia

WBB Week 12: South Carolina continues wire-to-wire No. 1 season

Every week in the history of the WBB Student Media Poll has seen South Carolina at No. 1, and this week is no exception. The Gamecocks cruised to wins over Vanderbilt, Ole Miss and Florida last week to continue the wire-to-wire No. 1 campaign. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 South Carolina (8) 200 — 2 NC State 189 — 3 Stanford 180 — 4 Louisville … Continue reading WBB Week 12: South Carolina continues wire-to-wire No. 1 season

MBB Week 12: UCLA rises to No. 3 after rout of Arizona

UCLA is up three spots to No. 3 in the nation following a 75-59 win at Pauley Pavilion over last week’s No. 3 Arizona. The Wildcats are down to No. 8 in this week’s rankings and sit second in the Pac 12 behind the Bruins. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 Auburn (22) 548 — 2 Gonzaga (2) 528 — 3 UCLA 475 +3 4 Purdue … Continue reading MBB Week 12: UCLA rises to No. 3 after rout of Arizona

WBB Week 11: NC State rises, Louisville falls after marquee matchup

NC State is back up to No. 2 in the WBB Student Media Poll following a 68-59 win over Louisville. The Cardinals dropped three spots to No. 5 after the loss. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 South Carolina (10) 250 — 2 NC State 232 +2 3 Stanford 229 -1 4 Tennessee 220 +1 5 Louisville 209 -3 6 Indiana 198 — 7 Michigan 191 … Continue reading WBB Week 11: NC State rises, Louisville falls after marquee matchup