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December 9, 1996 AP Men's Basketball Poll

Rank Team (FPV) Conference Record Points
1 < 1 Kansas Big 12
2 < 2 Wake Forest ACC
3 < 6 Kentucky SEC
4 < 5 Villanova
5 < 7 Michigan Big Ten
6 < 9 Iowa State Big 12
7 < 4 Cincinnati
8 < 15 Arizona Pac-10
9 < 3 Utah
10 < 12 Clemson ACC
11 < 14 North Carolina ACC
12 < 8 Indiana Big Ten
13 < 18 Texas Big 12
14 < 10 Duke ACC
15 < 11 New Mexico
16 < 13 Fresno State
17 < 16 Minnesota Big Ten
18 < NR Texas Tech Big 12
19 < 23 Xavier
20 < 22 Arkansas SEC
21 < 24 Stanford Pac-10
22 < NR Louisville
23 < 17 UCLA Pac-10
24 < NR Alabama SEC
25 < 20 Boston College Big East

Notes

  • First-place votes, W-L records, and total points are not available prior to 2001-02. If you have some of this data from a verifiable source, please contact me.
  • Regular-season polls from 1949-60 had 20 teams, from 1961-68 had 10 teams (except in December 1960 and the 1964-65 preseason polls), and 1990-present had 25 teams.
  • Preseason polls started in the 1961-62 season, and there were post-tournament polls in 1953, 1954, 1974, and 1975.
  • All poll dates fall on Mondays with a few exceptions. See explanation here.

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