Friday Update – Jan 20

Rankings based on all games through Jan 19.

Not a whole lot of change in the seed lines this week.  Arizona swaps spots with Oregon after the Wildcats’ win at USC.  Both teams are in the midst of very long winning streaks, but Arizona’s is a bit more impressive given its quality road wins in Pac-12 play.  Oregon has played five of its first seven league games at home, and the other two were at the lowly Washington schools.

Seed EAST (NYC) SOUTH (MEM) MIDWEST (KC) WEST (SJOSE)
1 Villanova (Big East) Baylor (Big 12) Creighton Gonzaga (WCC)
2 Kentucky (SEC) North Carolina (ACC) Kansas UCLA (PAC 12)
3 Florida State Arizona Virginia Butler
4 West Virginia Notre Dame Louisville Oregon
5 Maryland (B1G) Florida St. Mary’s Cincinnati (AAC)
6 Purdue Minnesota South Carolina Duke
7 SMU Middle Tenn (C-USA) USC Xavier
8 Virginia Tech Dayton Northwestern Wisconsin
9 Arkansas UNC-Wilmington TCU Clemson
10 Seton Hall Indiana Pittsburgh Michigan State
11 Georgia Miami FL / Wichita St Valparaiso (HOR) Miss St / Marquette
12 Akron (MAC) Winthrop (Big South) La Salle (A-10) Chattanooga (SoCon)
13 Charleston (CAA) Bucknell (PAT) UT Arlington (SUN BELT) Illinois State (MVC)
14 Belmont (OVC) Vermont (A-East) FGCU (A-Sun) Nevada (MWC)
15 Monmouth (MAAC) Princeton (IVY) IPFW (SUM) New Mex St (WAC)
16 LIU Brooklyn (NEC)/Texas Southern (SWAC) New Orleans (SLAND)/UC Irvine  (Big West) NC Central (MEAC) EWU (Big Sky)

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