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College Basketball Preseason AP Top 25 Poll Released, Kentucky A Near Unanimous No. 1

The Associated Press men's college basketball preseason top 25 poll was released this morning and it's quite similar to many of the other rankings that have already come out. 

Kentucky is a near unanimous No. 1, receiving 52 of a possible 65 first-place votes. Arizona is ranked No. 2, receiving five first-place votes, while Wisconsin is No. 3 despite receiving eight first-place votes. Duke and Kansas rounded out the top five. 

UNC, Florida, Louisville, Virginia and Texas followed at the bottom of the top 10. 

Here's the full poll:

  1. Kentucky
  2. Arizona
  3. Wisconsin
  4. Duke
  5. Kansas
  6. UNC
  7. Florida
  8. Louisville
  9. Virginia
  10. Texas
  11. Wichita State
  12. Villanova
  13. Gonzaga
  14. Iowa State
  15. VCU
  16. San Diego State
  17. UConn
  18. Michigan State
  19. Oklahoma
  20. Ohio State
  21. Nebraska
  22. SMU
  23. Syracuse
  24. Michigan
  25. Harvard, Utah

[AP]