AP Top 25: Week 19 College Basketball Rankings

The 2018-19 college basketball season is winding down with March Madness around the corner, and on Monday, March 11 the Associated Press announced its latest AP Top 25 poll for Week 19. This week, Kansas, Duke, and Tennessee remain atop the poll. Defending national champion Villanova, meanwhile, has crashed out of the rankings.

The top three spots remain unchanged with the Gonzaga Bulldogs once again hanging on to the top spot. The Virginia Cavaliers and North Carolina Tar Heels sit at No. 2 and No. 3, respectively, while Kentucky and Duke round out the top five.

Gonzaga received 41 first-place votes, while Virginia earned the remaining 23.

Where does your team stand in the latest rankings?

The latest AP Top 25 for the 2018-19 college basketball season can be seen below.


College Basketball AP Top 25 Poll – Week 19

  1. Gonzaga
  2. Virginia
  3. North Carolina
  4. Kentucky
  5. Duke
  6. Michigan State
  7. Texas Tech
  8. Tennessee
  9. LSU
  10. Michigan
  11. Houston
  12. Florida State
  13. Purdue
  14. Nevada
  15. Kansas State
  16. Virginia Tech
  17. Kansas
  18. Buffalo
  19. Wisconsin
  20. Wofford
  21. Maryland
  22. Auburn
  23. Marquette
  24. Cincinnati
  25. Villanova

Others receiving votes: UCF 62, VCU 53, Mississippi St. 37, Utah St. 34, New Mexico St. 16, Louisville 11, Murray St. 11, Iowa St. 8, Temple 4, Clemson 3, Liberty 1.

The board for the 2017-18 season: Randy Bennett, Saint Mary’s; Jim Boeheim, Syracuse; Tad Boyle, Colorado; Todd Bozeman, Morgan State; Glenn Braica, St. Francis Brooklyn; Scott Cherry, High Point; Tim Cluess, Iona; Jon Coffman, IP-Fort Wayne; Scott Drew, Baylor; Matt Driscoll, North Florida; Fran Dunphy, Temple; Bill Evans, Idaho State; Mark Fox, Georgia; John Gallagher, Hartford; Matthew Graves, South Alabama; Steve Hawkins, Western Michigan; Steve Henson, Texas-San Antonio; George Ivory, Arkansas-Pine Bluff; Ben Jacobson, Northern Iowa; James Jones, Yale; Greg Kampe, Oakland; Mike McConathy, Northwestern State; Greg McDermott, Creighton; Matt McMahon, Murray State; Dan Monson, Long Beach State; Chris Mooney, Richmond; Matt Painter, Purdue; Dave Pilipovich, Air Force; Brett Reed, Lehigh; Kareem Richardson, Missouri-Kansas City; Zach Spiker, Drexel; Mike Young, Wofford.