Bulldogs 23rd In Final ESPN/USA Today Top 25 Balloting

April 6, 2010

McLEAN, Va. - Gonzaga University finished 23rd in the final USA Today/ESPN Top 25 men's basketball poll.

National champion Duke University received all 31 first-place votes in earning the top spot, while national runner-up Butler University climbed from eighth to second in the final poll.

Gonzaga went 27-7 this season, won a 10th straight West Coast Conference regular-season title and advanced to the title game of the WCC Tournament for the 13th straight season.

The Bulldogs finished ranked in the final USA Today/ESPN poll for the second straight season after finishing 13th a year ago.

The USA TODAY/ESPN Coaches Top 25 college basketball
coaches' poll, with number of first-place votes and record
in parentheses, total points and previous ranking:
(Records through April 05, 2010)
    TEAM                                   PTS   PVS
    ----                                   ---   ---
 1. DUKE (31) (35-5)                       775     3
 2. BUTLER (33-5)                          739     8
 3. WEST VIRGINIA (31-7)                   696     5
 4. MICHIGAN ST (28-9)                     654    12
 5. KENTUCKY (35-3)                        650     2
 6. KANSAS (33-3)                          604     1
 7. KANSAS ST (29-8)                       573     7
 8. SYRACUSE (30-5)                        554     4
 9. TENNESSEE (28-9)                       494    14
10. BAYLOR (28-8)                          487    21
11. OHIO ST (29-8)                         483     6
12. PURDUE (29-6)                          448    11
13. NORTHERN IOWA (30-5)                   344    24
14. XAVIER (26-9)                          271    NR
15. VILLANOVA (25-8)                       267     9
16. NEW MEXICO (30-5)                      229    10
17. CORNELL (29-5)                         225    NR
18. MARYLAND (24-9)                        201    20
19. SAINT MARYS CA (28-6)                  198    NR
20. PITTSBURGH (25-9)                      182    16
21. WASHINGTON (26-10)                     163    NR
22. BYU (30-6)                             161    16
23. GONZAGA (27-7)                         141    18
24. WISCONSIN (24-9)                       140    19
25. TEXAS A&M (24-10)                      136    23
Dropped Out: No. 24 NORTHERN IOWA, No. 25 UTEP
Others Receiving Votes: GEORGETOWN 92, TEMPLE 83, GEORGIA
TECH 29, VANDERBILT 21, CALIFORNIA 14, MURRAY ST 12,
MISSOURI 5, DAYTON 3, OLD DOMINION 1

 

 

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