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    Three Teams Ranked In Coaches Poll

    USA TODAY TOP 25 COACHES POLL — Oct. 17, 2012
        
    The preseason USA TODAY Sports Top 25 men’s basketball coaches poll, with team’s final 2011-12 record in parentheses, total points based on 25 points for first place through one point for 25th, ranking in the final overall poll last season and first-place votes received:
       
        1.    Indiana (27-9)   
        2.    Louisville (30-10) 
        3.    Kentucky (38-2)   
        4.    Ohio State (31-8)  
        5.    Michigan (24-10)   
        6.    North Carolina State (24-13)  
        7.    Kansas (32-7)   
        8.    Duke (27-7)   
        9.    Syracuse (34-3)   
        10.    Florida (26-11)   
        11.    Arizona (23-12)  
        12.    North Carolina (32-6)  
        13.    UCLA (19-14)   
        14.    Michigan State (29-8)  
        15.    Creighton (29-6)  
        16.    Memphis (26-9)   
        17.    Missouri (30-5)   
        18.    Baylor (30-8)   
        19.    UNLV (26-9)   
        20.    San Diego State (26-8)   
        21.    Wisconsin (26-10)   
        22.    Gonzaga (26-7)   
        23.    Notre Dame (22-12)  
        24. (tie)    Florida State (25-10) 
        24. (tie)    Texas (20-14)  
        
    Others receiving votes: Saint Louis (26-8) 58; Virginia Commonwealth (29-7) 40; Cincinnati (26-11) 33; Murray State (31-2) 30; Kansas State (22-11) 13; Saint Mary’s (27-6) 11; New Mexico (28-7) 10; Tennessee (19-15) 10; Minnesota (23-15) 9; Pittsburgh (22-17) 9; Marquette (27-8) 8; Stanford (26-11) 7; Butler (22-15) 6; Oklahoma State (15-18) 6; Colorado State (20-12) 4; Middle Tennessee (27-7) 3; Drexel (29-7) 2; Georgia (15-17) 2; Miami (Fla.) (20-13) 2; St. Joseph’s (20-14) 2; Marshall (21-14) 1.