College basketball teams are ranked by ESPN, CBSSports, and Yahoo Sports.
In the rankings below, we’ll take a look at each team’s potential and its relative position in the league.1.
Duke Blue Devils (NBA)1.
Kentucky Wildcats (NBA), Kentucky’s biggest basketball fan base, are among the top teams in the country and are one of the top basketball programs in the world.
But Duke is also in the NBA’s bottom half.
The Blue Devils are currently ranked No. 23 and are playing their third season at the John Paul Jones Arena.
The Wildcats’ ranking is also below average, according to ESPN.
The Blue Devils have played just eight games, but their record is 13-10.
They are No. 3 in the AP poll.2.
Duke Bulldogs (NBA/ABA), The Bulldogs are one-and-done in the ACC and play a pair of conference games against the Duke Blue Devil squad.
Duke is in the midst of a five-game losing streak and ranks in the bottom half of the league in scoring.
The Bulldogs have been ranked in the top 10 in three of the last four seasons.3.
Oklahoma Sooners (NBA, AAU), The Sooners were a top-10 team last season and are currently in the same spot they were last season: 11th.
They’re currently ranked 12th and are in the last of a three-team playoff that includes the defending ACC champion Virginia Cavaliers.
The Sooners are No, 21 in the ESPN rankings.4.
Texas Longhorns (NBA and ABA), Texas’ top-ranked program has struggled this season, losing four games in a row to go 0-3.
The Longhorns are ranked 10th in the preseason AP poll and are at the bottom of the conference standings.
The Longhorns have played seven games and have a losing record.5.
North Carolina Tar Heels (NBA (WEEK 5)), The Tar Heel program is one of only two teams in Division I-A to have a winning record.
The Tar Butlers have played 11 games, including six against ranked teams, and are the No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament.
The two-time defending champions are ranked No., 24 in the college basketball rankings.6.
Connecticut Huskies (NBA)), The Huskies have been playing well this season and have finished the regular season ranked No, 1 in the Associated Press poll.
The Husky’s win over North Carolina in the second round of the NCAA tournament is the team’s fifth in seven games.
The win over Michigan State in the Final Four is the Huskies’ ninth in 14 games.7.
Kentucky Blue Devils, The Blue Devil’s first year in the Big East, are ranked in each conference’s top 15.
Kentucky is currently No. 4 in the conference rankings.8.
UCLA Bruins (NBA-ABA, AA, Pac-12), The Bruins have played six games and are ranked third in the Pac-10 and have won two of their last three.
The Bruins’ winning streak is the longest in the current conference and the Bruins are the only undefeated team in the entire country.
The streak includes wins over Oregon, Oregon State, and Oregon.
The B’s have a two-game winning streak against the Bruins.9.
Texas Tech Red Raiders (NBA-, ABA, WNBA), The Red Raiders have played 13 games and won five.
The Red Raider’s winning streak has included victories over Arizona, Cal, Colorado, Kansas, and Oklahoma State.
The Raiders are currently No., 14 in the rankings.10.
Duke Energy (NBAW, AAW), The Blue Eagles have played two games and lost to Louisville.
The Eagles are currently 13th in their conference and No. 8 in the nation in scoring, averaging 17.1 points per game.11.
Arizona Wildcats (WNBA), Wildcats coach Sean Miller has won seven games this season.
Miller is 11-9 at home.12.
Arizona State Sun Devils (WCS, WCC, WYAC), The Sun Devils have won three of their past four games.
This season they are ranked fifth in the West and have played the top eight teams in conference and NCAA tournaments.
The Sun Devil is currently ranked fifth and has a winning streak of 16 games.13.
Gonzaga Bulldogs (WCC), Gonzaga’s third-year head coach Jeff Withey has a 2-4 record this season with his program ranked seventh in the WCC.
He has been in a three to five-year deal since becoming the first African American head coach in the history of the WAC.
Gonzagas ranking is currently 14th in WCC basketball and 16th in NCAA basketball.14.
Louisville Cardinals (WJC), The Cardinals have played their first six games.
They have played three games against ranked opponents and are averaging 18.0 points per contest.15.
Oregon Ducks (