Non-BCS Top 25: Saint Mary's Surging

    
January 9th, 2011

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: January 2nd

by Shawn Siegel: Collegehoops.net Editor

 

  Team Record Last T50
1

San Diego St

17-0 1 7
2

BYU

16-1 2 10
3

Temple

11-3 4 16
4

Memphis

12-3* 3 25
5

UCF

14-1* 5 28
6

Utah St

14-2 7 29
7

Saint Mary's

14-2 12 31
8

UNLV

13-3* 6 33
9

Old Dominion

12-3 11 36
10

Gonzaga

11-5 13 40
11

Butler

12-5* 10 41
12

Missouri St

13-3 18 43
13

Richmond

13-4 14 44
14

Wichita St

13-3* 9 45
15

Cleveland St

15-3** 8 47

 T50 = Ranking in CHN Weekly Top 50

* = Losses in the last week

 

Not in CHN Top 50

 

16 New Mexico 12-4* 15 *
17 Dayton 13-4* 16 *
18 UAB 11-3* 19 *
19 UTEP 13-4* 21 *
20 Xavier 9-5* 20 *
21 Portland 12-4* 23 *
22 Coastal Carolina 14-2 NA *
23 North Texas 13-3* 22 *
24 James Madison 13-3 NA *
25 Drexel 10-4** 17 *

 

Next 5: Fairfield (12-3), Southern Miss (12-3*), Colorado St (11-4), Belmont (13-3), Valparaiso (12-5)

 

Further 5: Harvard (11-3), Hampton (12-3), Vermont (11-4*), VCU (11-5*), Creighton (12-5)

 

Dropped Out of Top 25: George Mason, Rhode Island