Gators men's basketball still ranked No. 1
Published: Monday, March 3, 2014 at 1:13 p.m.
Last Modified: Monday, March 3, 2014 at 1:13 p.m.
Florida, Wichita State and Arizona are the top three teams in The Associated Press college basketball poll for the second straight week.
The Gators (27-2), on a school-record 21-game winning streak, were a solid No. 1 Monday, receiving 46 first-place votes from the 65-member national media panel.
Wichita State (31-0), the first team since Saint Joseph’s in 2004 to enter its conference tournament undefeated, was No. 1 on 14 ballots, while Arizona (27-2), which was ranked No. 1 for eight weeks earlier this season, got the other five first-place votes.
UF visits South Carolina for a 7 p.m. game Tuesday (ESPNU) before closing its regular-season schedule at noon Saturday against No. 25 Kentucky at the O'Connell Center.