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My AP top 25 — Kevin Dunleavy

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Here’s the Associated Press ballot of Kevin Dunleavy (Washington Examiner).

1. Indiana (24-3)

Hoosiers bring it against the best — 6-0 against ranked teams (all in top 15).

2. Duke (24-3)

Tough week — at Virginia (9 p.m. Thursday), then Miami less than 48 hours later.

3. Georgetown (21-4)

The new Miami. Nine straight wins with four over ranked teams.

4. Miami (22-4)

At Duke on Saturday. Will winner be in line for a No. 1 seed?

5. Michigan (23-4)

All four losses have come on the road to teams in Big Ten that are currently ranked.

6. Gonzaga (27-2)

The only two-loss team left in Division I.

7. Florida (22-4)

Frazier concussion is another hit to Gators’ depth.

8. New Mexico (23-4)

No. 28 in the Sagarin, No. 28 in the Pomeroy, No. 3 in the RPI, and No. 8 in the Dunleavy.

9. Kansas (23-4)

Two weeks after losing to TCU, Jayhawks led same team 38-9 at half.

10. Arizona (23-4)

Logjam at the top of Pac-12 — Arizona (11-4), Oregon (11-4), UCLA (10-4), and Cal (10-5).

11. Louisville (22-5)

At slumping Syracuse on Saturday, a chance for revenge of two-point loss last month.

12. Kansas State (22-5)

Not a bad loss on resume – Kansas (twice), Michigan, Gonzaga, and at Iowa State.

13. Michigan St. (22-6)

A welcome week off before playing at Michigan.

14. Syracuse (22-5)

Have lost four of their last eight.

15. Okla. State (20-6)

Two overtimes against Kansas was an appropriate battle between top two in Big 12.

16. Ohio State (20-7)

Have home wins over top-five teams Michigan, Michigan St. But no quality wins on the road.

17. Memphis (24-3)

Only losses are high in quality – Louisville, Minnesota, VCU.

18. Saint Louis (21-5)

Have won their last four games against ranked teams.

19. Wisconsin (19-8)

Badgers 5-2 against ranked Big Ten foes (all in top 15).

20. Marquette (19-7)

Despite loss at Villanova, still in Big East race. Host Syracuse tonight.

21. Butler (22-6)

The A-10 matchup we’ve been waiting for – Butler at VCU on Saturday.

22. VCU (22-6)

Bold prediction: Atlantic-10 will have as many teams in Sweet 16 as any league.

23. Notre Dame (22-6)

Irish 7-2 since Martin went down with knee injury.

24. UNLV (21-7)

In win at Wyoming, Bennett played only four minutes after sleeping on shoulder wrong.

25. Colorado State (21-6)

New Mexico needed 46 points from Williams to beat Rams by nine.

Next five:

Akron (22-4)

Illinois (20-9)

Middle Tennessee (25-4)

Pittsburgh (20-7)

Oregon (22-6)

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