The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' men's college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Dec. 14, total 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. Connecticut (21) 7-1 1,685 2

2. Kentucky (26) 5-0 1,618 8

3. Duke (1) 6-1 1,535 4

4. North Carolina (6) 6-0 1,507 7

5. Georgia Tech (14) 8-0 1,418 10

6. Kansas 5-1 1,409 5

7. Arizona (2) 4-1 1,407 9

8. Oklahoma 7-0 1,217 11

9. Stanford (2) 5-0 1,081 13

10. Missouri 3-1 1,057 3

11. Saint Joseph's 7-0 1,050 12

11. Texas 5-1 1,050 6

13. Gonzaga 7-1 987 17

14. Wake Forest 5-0 914 15

15. Florida 5-2 863 1

16. Cincinnati 4-0 648 18

17. Purdue 7-1 647 16

18. Pittsburgh 7-0 544 20

19. Syracuse 3-1 535 19

20. Louisville 4-1 406 —

21. Illinois 6-2 398 14

22. Wisconsin 6-1 367 23

23. Marquette 6-1 303 22

24. Dayton 8-0 183 25

25. Maryland 6-2 176 —

Others receiving votes: Vanderbilt 80, Michigan St. 68, Iowa 40, Mississippi St. 31, Providence 26, Auburn 23, Florida St. 20, BYU 15, South Carolina 10, Virginia 10, N.C. State 9, UCLA 9, Texas Tech 8, Oregon 7, Utah 7, Boston College 6, Creighton 5, Notre Dame 5, Murray St. 4, Oklahoma St. 4, George Washington 2, Rhode Island 2, Boise St. 1, Detroit 1, Lafayette 1, Memphis 1..