Men's Basketball

MBB Home | Last Poll | Team Index | Seasons
  
 

December 2, 1985 AP Men's Basketball Poll

Rank Team (FPV) Conference Record Points
1 < 1 North Carolina (45) ACC 5-0 1239
2 < 3 Michigan (12) Big Ten 4-0 1165
3 < 6 Duke (4) ACC 6-0 1112
4 < 4 Syracuse Big East 3-0 1054
5 < 2 Georgia Tech ACC 2-1 910
6 < 8 Georgetown (1) Big East 2-0 908
7 < 5 Kansas Big 8 3-1 830
8 < 13 Oklahoma Big 8 5-0 753
9 < 10 Kentucky SEC 3-0 693
10 < 11 Notre Dame (1) 2-0 636
11 < 12 LSU SEC 5-0 585
12 < 7 Illinois Big Ten 2-1 527
13 < 14 Memphis 2-0 469
14 < 16 UNLV 4-1 445
15 < 18 St. John's Big East 3-1 412
16 < 9 Louisville 2-2 287
17 < 20 UAB 2-1 166
18 < NR Iowa Big Ten 4-0 126
19 < 19 Auburn SEC 1-1 122
19 < NR Indiana Big Ten 1-0 122
RV < 15 NC State ACC 117
RV < NR DePaul 78
RV < 17 Maryland ACC 63
RV < NR Pittsburgh 59
RV < NR Arkansas Southwest 57
RV < NR Ohio State Big Ten 52
RV < NR Virginia ACC 50
RV < NR Tennessee SEC 40
RV < NR Georgia SEC 26
RV < NR Virginia Tech 20
RV < NR Bradley 16
RV < NR Washington Pac-10 13
RV < NR Navy 12
RV < NR Alabama SEC 11
RV < NR Pepperdine 11
RV < NR New Mexico 9
RV < NR Arizona State Pac-10 8
RV < NR Houston Southwest 6
RV < NR West Virginia 6
RV < NR Loyola Chicago 3
RV < NR Saint Joseph's 3
RV < NR Texas A&M Southwest 3
RV < NR Lamar 2
RV < NR Villanova 2
RV < NR Purdue Big Ten 1
RV < NR Temple 1

Notes

  • First-place votes, W-L records, and total points are not available prior to 2001-02. If you have some of this data from a verifiable source, please contact me.
  • Regular-season polls from 1949-60 had 20 teams, from 1961-68 had 10 teams (except in December 1960 and the 1964-65 preseason polls), and 1990-present had 25 teams.
  • Preseason polls started in the 1961-62 season, and there were post-tournament polls in 1953, 1954, 1974, and 1975.
  • All poll dates fall on Mondays with a few exceptions. See explanation here.

Home | Football | Men's BB | Women's BB | Flashback | Credits | Contact

Copyright © 2020 College Poll Archive. All rights reserved.
College Poll Archive is not affiliated with the companies, administrators, or members of
the football or basketball AP Top 25 Polls, Amway Coaches Polls, or selection committees
Formerly known as AP Poll Archive (2007-2010)