Non-BCS Top 25: Butler Back to #1

    
March 22nd, 2010
The Non-BCS Top 25 is a weekly follow-up to the popular CHN Top 50 ranking. Using the power-conference teams ranked in the CHN Top 50 as a base, an in-depth look at the world of "mid-major" basketball is pieced together. The Non-BCS Top 25 will be released early Monday morning following the Top 50..

 

Non-BCS Top 25: March 22nd (Week Eighteen)

by Shawn Siegel: Collegehoops.net Editor

 

*last week's ranking really from 2 weeks ago

  Team Record Last T50
1 Butler 30-4 2 9
2 New Mexico 30-5 1 13
3 BYU 30-6 4 15
4 Temple 29-6 3 18
5 Xavier 26-8 8 19
6 Northern Iowa 30-4 9 20
7 Saint Mary's 28-5 13 23
8 Cornell 29-4 10 24
9 Gonzaga 27-7 5 26
10 Richmond 26-9 6 28
11 UTEP 26-7 7 29
12 Old Dominion 27-9 14 34
13 UNLV 25-9 11 39
14 Murray St 31-5 17 40
15 Utah St 27-8 12 41
16 Siena 27-7 15 47
17 San Diego St 26-9 21 50

T50 = Ranking in CHN Weekly Top 50

* = Losses in the last week

 

Not in CHN Top 50

 

18 Rhode Island 26-9 19 *
19 Memphis 24-10 16 *
20 UAB 25-8 20 *
21 Kent St 24-9 18 *
22 Dayton 21-12 24 *
23 New Mexico st 22-12 NA *
24 Wofford 26-9 NA *
25 Marshall 24-9 25 *

 

Next 5: Oakland (26-9), Ohio (22-15), William & Mary (22-11), Sam Houston St (23-8), Wichita St (25-10)

 

Further 5: North Texas (24-9), Nevada (21-12), St Louis (21-11), Portland (21-11),  Illinois St (22-11)

 

Dropped Out of Top 25: Wichita St, William & Mary

 

Agree/Disagree? Post Your Thoughts Below! Check the archives for older Non-BCS Top 25 Rankings