College Basketball Top 50: Mountain West Shuffle

    
February 19th, 2012
Collegehoops.net's Top 50 Power Ranking is your weekly dive into the national college basketball scene.  The CHN Top 50 is brought to you before all the other polls late Sunday night. Arrows represent notable moves. (Also: Check out the weekly Non-BCS Top 25 Ranking.)

 

February 19th Top 50 Ranking

by Shawn Siegel: Collegehoops.net Editor

 

  Team Record Last Pre.
1

Kentucky

26-1 1 2
2

Syracuse

27-1 2 4
3

Missouri

25-2 3 30
4

Duke

23-4 4 5
5

North Carolina

23-4 5 1
6 Michigan State 22-5 6 28
7

Kansas

22-5 8 13
8

Ohio State

22-5* 7 3
9

Marquette

22-5 11 23
10 Georgetown 20-5 13 NA
11 Baylor 22-5* 9 25
12 Murray St 26-1 12 NA
13

Michigan

20-7 16 19
14

Temple

21-5 18 22
15

Wichita St

24-4 23 45
16 Notre Dame 19-8 33 38
17

UNLV 

22-6** 10 34
18

Indiana

20-7* 15 NA
19

Florida

21-6 25 7
20

Wisconsin

20-7* 19 16
21 Florida State 19-7 24 18
22

New Mexico 

22-4 32 27
23 Creighton 23-5 21 39
24

Louisville

21-6* 22 6
25

Gonzaga

21-5* 20 21
26

St Louis

22-5 29 NA
27 San Diego St 20-6** 14 NA
28

St. Mary's

23-5** 17 47
29 Harvard  23-3 28 NA
30 Virginia 20-6* 30 NA
31 California 22-6 31 29
32

Southern Miss

22-5* 26 NA
33

Vanderbilt

19-8 38 10
34

MTSU

24-4 36 NA
35

Long Beach St

19-7* 35 NA
36

Kansas St 

18-8* 37 49
37

BYU

23-6 41 NA
38

Iona  

22-6 42 NA
39 Mississippi St 19-8** 27 35
40

Memphis

19-8* 34 11
41

Oral Roberts

25-5 43 NA
42

Iowa St

19-8* 39 NA
43

West Virginia 

17-10 44 41
44

Xavier

17-9 48 12
45

Alabama

17-9* 40 24
46 Cincinnati  19-8 49 17
47

Washington 

19-8 54 26
48 NC State   18-9** 45 NA
49

Seton Hall

18-9* 52 NA
50

UCONN

16-10* 46 8

* = losses this week

last = last week's ranking

pre. = preseason ranking 

 

Next Five:  South Florida (17-10), Purdue (17-10*), Northwestern (16-10*), Akron (19-8*), Miami (16-9*)

 

Top 50 Drop Outs

  Week Pre
 

Illinois

16-11** 15 46
 

Davidson

20-7* 15 NA
  Cleveland St   20-8** 14 NA
 

Ohio

21-6 14 NA
 

Purdue

17-10* 13 32
 

Marshall

16-10 12 42
 

Dayton

16-10* 12 NA
 

Texas

17-10* 11 33
  Stanford 18-8 11 NA
 

Northwestern

16-10* 11 NA
 

Arizona

19-9* 10 20
 

Virginia Tech

15-12* 10 NA
 

Pittsburgh 

15-12* 9 9
 

Texas A&M 

13-13* 9 14
 

Minnesota

17-10** 9 NA
 

Charleston

17-11* 8 NA
 

Kent St 

19-7* 7 48
 

Northern Iowa

17-12** 7 NA
 

Belmont

21-7 6 44
  Miami 16-9* 5 36
  Villanova 11-15** 5 37
 

Weber St 

22-4 4 NA
 

Butler

17-12 3 31
 

UCLA

15-12* 2 15
 

George Mason

23-6 2 40
  Drexel 23-5 2 43
 

VCU

23-6* 2 50

week = week dropped out of Top 50

 

During the season, don't forget to check out the CHN Top 50 Power Ranking every Sunday night!

 

Check out past week's rankings and this week's AP Top 25.

 

For more depth, check out the weekly the Non-BCS Top 25 ranking.