AP top 25 preseason poll

Much more reality-based than the coach’s poll:

Full poll

1. Connecticut
2. Texas
3. Baylor
4. South Carolina
5. Ohio State
6. Notre Dame
7. Mississippi State
8. UCLA
9. Louisville
10. Stanford
11. Oregon
12. Duke
13. West Virginia
14. Tennessee
15. Maryland
16. Missouri
17. Marquette
18. Florida State
19. Oregon State
20. (tie) California and Texas A&M
22. Oklahome
23. South Florida
24. Michigan
25. DePaul