The top 25 teams in the USA Today-ESPN men's college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Feb. 12, points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and previous ranking:

Record Pts Pvs

1. Kentucky (31) 25-1 775 1

2. Syracuse 25-1 744 2

3. Missouri 23-2 713 4

4. Duke 21-4 649 9

5. Kansas 20-5 628 10

6. Ohio State 21-4 618 3

7. North Carolina 21-4 592 5

8. Michigan State 20-5 588 12

9. Georgetown 19-5 476 11

10. Baylor 21-4 464 6

11. UNLV 22-4 455 16

12. Florida 19-6 388 t7

13. Marquette 21-5 386 19

14. Murray State 24-1 359 t7

15. San Diego State 20-4 284 14

16. Saint Mary's 23-3 274 13

17. Wisconsin 19-6 255 22

18. Louisville 20-5 236 t23

19. Michigan 19-7 190 25

20. Indiana 19-6 188 t23

21. Florida State 17-7 145 17

22. Virginia 19-5 134 20

23. Mississippi State 19-6 95 18

24. Gonzaga 20-4 84 NR

25. Notre Dame 17-8 76 NR

Others receiving votes: Wichita State 63; Temple 48; Creighton 30; Harvard 22; Nevada 21; Long Beach State 17; New Mexico 17; California 15; Southern Mississippi 12; Drexel 11; Middle Tennessee 8; Iowa State 7; Saint Louis 4; Virginia Commonwealth 3; Texas-Arlington 1.