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1985-86 Polls

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National Champion: Louisville
Final Four: Duke, Kansas, Louisiana State and Louisville

Consensus Player of the Year: Walter Berry

AP Preseason #1: Georgia Tech ▪ AP Final #1: Duke

AP Polls

Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
17 Final 1 DukeRTF 1 NC ACC
17 Final 2 KansasRTF 2 NC Big 8
17 Final 3 KentuckyRT 3 NC SEC
17 Final 4 St. John's (NY)RT 5 Up 1 Big East
17 Final 5 MichiganR 7 Up 2 Big Ten
17 Final 6 Georgia Tech 6 NC ACC
17 Final 7 LouisvilleRTFN 11 Up 4 Metro
17 Final 8 North Carolina 4 Down 4 ACC
17 Final 9 SyracuseR 8 Down 1 Big East
17 Final 10 Notre DameR 12 Up 2 Ind
17 Final 11 Nevada-Las VegasRT 13 Up 2 PCAA
17 Final 12 Memphis 10 Down 2 Metro
17 Final 13 Georgetown 14 Up 1 Big East
17 Final 14 BradleyR 9 Down 5 MVC
17 Final 15 Oklahoma 15 NC Big 8
17 Final 16 Indiana 16 NC Big Ten
17 Final 17 NavyRT 18 Up 1 CAA
17 Final 18 Michigan State 17 Down 1 Big Ten
17 Final 19 Illinois 19 NC Big Ten
17 Final 20 Texas-El PasoRT Up  WAC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
16 1986-03-04 1 DukeRTF 1 NC ACC
16 1986-03-04 2 KansasRTF 2 NC Big 8
16 1986-03-04 3 KentuckyRT 5 Up 2 SEC
16 1986-03-04 4 North Carolina 3 Down 1 ACC
16 1986-03-04 5 St. John's (NY)RT 8 Up 3 Big East
16 1986-03-04 6 Georgia Tech 4 Down 2 ACC
16 1986-03-04 7 MichiganR 10 Up 3 Big Ten
16 1986-03-04 8 SyracuseR 6 Down 2 Big East
16 1986-03-04 9 BradleyR 11 Up 2 MVC
16 1986-03-04 10 Memphis 7 Down 3 Metro
16 1986-03-04 11 LouisvilleRTFN 13 Up 2 Metro
16 1986-03-04 12 Notre DameR 12 NC Ind
16 1986-03-04 13 Nevada-Las VegasRT 9 Down 4 PCAA
16 1986-03-04 14 Georgetown 15 Up 1 Big East
16 1986-03-04 15 Oklahoma 14 Down 1 Big 8
16 1986-03-04 16 Indiana 16 NC Big Ten
16 1986-03-04 17 Michigan State 17 NC Big Ten
16 1986-03-04 18 NavyRT 19 Up 1 CAA
16 1986-03-04 19 Illinois Up  Big Ten
16 1986-03-04 20 North Carolina State 18 Down 2 ACC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
15 1986-02-25 1 DukeRTF 2 Up 1 ACC
15 1986-02-25 2 KansasRTF 3 Up 1 Big 8
15 1986-02-25 3 North Carolina 1 Down 2 ACC
15 1986-02-25 4 Georgia Tech 5 Up 1 ACC
15 1986-02-25 5 KentuckyRT 8 Up 3 SEC
15 1986-02-25 6 SyracuseR 9 Up 3 Big East
15 1986-02-25 7 Memphis 4 Down 3 Metro
15 1986-02-25 8 St. John's (NY)RT 6 Down 2 Big East
15 1986-02-25 9 Nevada-Las VegasRT 11 Up 2 PCAA
15 1986-02-25 10 MichiganR 7 Down 3 Big Ten
15 1986-02-25 11 BradleyR 12 Up 1 MVC
15 1986-02-25 12 Notre DameR 14 Up 2 Ind
15 1986-02-25 13 LouisvilleRTFN 16 Up 3 Metro
15 1986-02-25 14 Oklahoma 10 Down 4 Big 8
15 1986-02-25 15 Georgetown 13 Down 2 Big East
15 1986-02-25 16 Indiana 15 Down 1 Big Ten
15 1986-02-25 17 Michigan State 19 Up 2 Big Ten
15 1986-02-25 18 North Carolina State 20 Up 2 ACC
15 1986-02-25 19 NavyRT 17 Down 2 CAA
15 1986-02-25 20 Purdue Up  Big Ten
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
14 1986-02-18 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
14 1986-02-18 2 DukeRTF 2 NC ACC
14 1986-02-18 3 KansasRTF 3 NC Big 8
14 1986-02-18 4 Memphis 4 NC Metro
14 1986-02-18 5 Georgia Tech 5 NC ACC
14 1986-02-18 6 St. John's (NY)RT 7 Up 1 Big East
14 1986-02-18 7 MichiganR 10 Up 3 Big Ten
14 1986-02-18 8 KentuckyRT 11 Up 3 SEC
14 1986-02-18 9 SyracuseR 12 Up 3 Big East
14 1986-02-18 10 Oklahoma 8 Down 2 Big 8
14 1986-02-18 11 Nevada-Las VegasRT 6 Down 5 PCAA
14 1986-02-18 12 BradleyR 13 Up 1 MVC
14 1986-02-18 13 Georgetown 9 Down 4 Big East
14 1986-02-18 14 Notre DameR 14 NC Ind
14 1986-02-18 15 Indiana 16 Up 1 Big Ten
14 1986-02-18 16 LouisvilleRTFN 19 Up 3 Metro
14 1986-02-18 17 NavyRT Up  CAA
14 1986-02-18 18 Virginia Tech 20 Up 2 Metro
14 1986-02-18 19 Michigan State Up  Big Ten
14 1986-02-18 20 North Carolina State 17 Down 3 ACC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
13 1986-02-11 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
13 1986-02-11 2 DukeRTF 4 Up 2 ACC
13 1986-02-11 3 KansasRTF 6 Up 3 Big 8
13 1986-02-11 4 Memphis 3 Down 1 Metro
13 1986-02-11 5 Georgia Tech 2 Down 3 ACC
13 1986-02-11 6 Nevada-Las VegasRT 9 Up 3 PCAA
13 1986-02-11 7 St. John's (NY)RT 10 Up 3 Big East
13 1986-02-11 8 Oklahoma 5 Down 3 Big 8
13 1986-02-11 9 Georgetown 11 Up 2 Big East
13 1986-02-11 10 MichiganR 7 Down 3 Big Ten
13 1986-02-11 11 KentuckyRT 12 Up 1 SEC
13 1986-02-11 12 SyracuseR 8 Down 4 Big East
13 1986-02-11 13 BradleyR 13 NC MVC
13 1986-02-11 14 Notre DameR 14 NC Ind
13 1986-02-11 15 Texas-El PasoRT 17 Up 2 WAC
13 1986-02-11 16 Indiana 18 Up 2 Big Ten
13 1986-02-11 17 North Carolina State Up  ACC
13 1986-02-11 18 Alabama 20 Up 2 SEC
13 1986-02-11 19 LouisvilleRTFN 16 Down 3 Metro
13 1986-02-11 20 Virginia Tech 15 Down 5 Metro
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
12 1986-02-04 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
12 1986-02-04 2 Georgia Tech 3 Up 1 ACC
12 1986-02-04 3 Memphis 2 Down 1 Metro
12 1986-02-04 4 DukeRTF 5 Up 1 ACC
12 1986-02-04 5 Oklahoma 6 Up 1 Big 8
12 1986-02-04 6 KansasRTF 4 Down 2 Big 8
12 1986-02-04 7 MichiganR 9 Up 2 Big Ten
12 1986-02-04 8 SyracuseR 11 Up 3 Big East
12 1986-02-04 9 Nevada-Las VegasRT 10 Up 1 PCAA
12 1986-02-04 10 St. John's (NY)RT 7 Down 3 Big East
12 1986-02-04 11 Georgetown 12 Up 1 Big East
12 1986-02-04 12 KentuckyRT 8 Down 4 SEC
12 1986-02-04 13 BradleyR 13 NC MVC
12 1986-02-04 14 Notre DameR 14 NC Ind
12 1986-02-04 15 Virginia Tech 16 Up 1 Metro
12 1986-02-04 16 LouisvilleRTFN 18 Up 2 Metro
12 1986-02-04 17 Texas-El PasoRT 19 Up 2 WAC
12 1986-02-04 18 Indiana 15 Down 3 Big Ten
12 1986-02-04 19 Western Kentucky Up  Sun Belt
12 1986-02-04 20 Alabama Up  SEC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
11 1986-01-28 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
11 1986-01-28 2 Memphis 3 Up 1 Metro
11 1986-01-28 3 Georgia Tech 4 Up 1 ACC
11 1986-01-28 4 KansasRTF 7 Up 3 Big 8
11 1986-01-28 5 DukeRTF 2 Down 3 ACC
11 1986-01-28 6 Oklahoma 5 Down 1 Big 8
11 1986-01-28 7 St. John's (NY)RT 8 Up 1 Big East
11 1986-01-28 8 KentuckyRT 11 Up 3 SEC
11 1986-01-28 9 MichiganR 6 Down 3 Big Ten
11 1986-01-28 10 Nevada-Las VegasRT 10 NC PCAA
11 1986-01-28 11 SyracuseR 9 Down 2 Big East
11 1986-01-28 12 Georgetown 12 NC Big East
11 1986-01-28 13 BradleyR 17 Up 4 MVC
11 1986-01-28 14 Notre DameR 16 Up 2 Ind
11 1986-01-28 15 Indiana Up  Big Ten
11 1986-01-28 16 Virginia Tech 20 Up 4 Metro
11 1986-01-28 17 Louisiana StateF 14 Down 3 SEC
11 1986-01-28 18 LouisvilleRTFN 13 Down 5 Metro
11 1986-01-28 19 Texas-El PasoRT 19 NC WAC
11 1986-01-28 20 Richmond Up  CAA
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
10 1986-01-21 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
10 1986-01-21 2 DukeRTF 3 Up 1 ACC
10 1986-01-21 3 Memphis 6 Up 3 Metro
10 1986-01-21 4 Georgia Tech 5 Up 1 ACC
10 1986-01-21 5 Oklahoma 7 Up 2 Big 8
10 1986-01-21 6 MichiganR 2 Down 4 Big Ten
10 1986-01-21 7 KansasRTF 8 Up 1 Big 8
10 1986-01-21 8 St. John's (NY)RT 9 Up 1 Big East
10 1986-01-21 9 SyracuseR 4 Down 5 Big East
10 1986-01-21 10 Nevada-Las VegasRT 10 NC PCAA
10 1986-01-21 11 KentuckyRT 11 NC SEC
10 1986-01-21 12 Georgetown 15 Up 3 Big East
10 1986-01-21 13 LouisvilleRTFN 18 Up 5 Metro
10 1986-01-21 14 Louisiana StateF 14 NC SEC
10 1986-01-21 15 Purdue 19 Up 4 Big Ten
10 1986-01-21 16 Notre DameR 13 Down 3 Ind
10 1986-01-21 17 BradleyR 20 Up 3 MVC
10 1986-01-21 18 Alabama-Birmingham 12 Down 6 Sun Belt
10 1986-01-21 19 Texas-El PasoRT 17 Down 2 WAC
10 1986-01-21 20 Virginia Tech 16 Down 4 Metro
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
9 1986-01-14 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
9 1986-01-14 2 MichiganR 2 NC Big Ten
9 1986-01-14 3 DukeRTF 3 NC ACC
9 1986-01-14 4 SyracuseR 4 NC Big East
9 1986-01-14 5 Georgia Tech 5 NC ACC
9 1986-01-14 6 Memphis 6 NC Metro
9 1986-01-14 7 Oklahoma 7 NC Big 8
9 1986-01-14 8 KansasRTF 9 Up 1 Big 8
9 1986-01-14 9 St. John's (NY)RT 10 Up 1 Big East
9 1986-01-14 10 Nevada-Las VegasRT 12 Up 2 PCAA
9 1986-01-14 11 KentuckyRT 11 NC SEC
9 1986-01-14 12 Alabama-Birmingham 14 Up 2 Sun Belt
9 1986-01-14 13 Notre DameR 16 Up 3 Ind
9 1986-01-14 14 Louisiana StateF 8 Down 6 SEC
9 1986-01-14 15 Georgetown 13 Down 2 Big East
9 1986-01-14 16 Virginia Tech 19 Up 3 Metro
9 1986-01-14 17 Texas-El PasoRT 15 Down 2 WAC
9 1986-01-14 18 LouisvilleRTFN 17 Down 1 Metro
9 1986-01-14 19 Purdue 20 Up 1 Big Ten
9 1986-01-14 20 BradleyR Up  MVC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
8 1986-01-07 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
8 1986-01-07 2 MichiganR 2 NC Big Ten
8 1986-01-07 3 DukeRTF 3 NC ACC
8 1986-01-07 4 SyracuseR 4 NC Big East
8 1986-01-07 5 Georgia Tech 6 Up 1 ACC
8 1986-01-07 6 Memphis 9 Up 3 Metro
8 1986-01-07 7 Oklahoma 7 NC Big 8
8 1986-01-07 8 Louisiana StateF 8 NC SEC
8 1986-01-07 9 KansasRTF 5 Down 4 Big 8
8 1986-01-07 10 St. John's (NY)RT 10 NC Big East
8 1986-01-07 11 KentuckyRT 12 Up 1 SEC
8 1986-01-07 12 Nevada-Las VegasRT 13 Up 1 PCAA
8 1986-01-07 13 Georgetown 11 Down 2 Big East
8 1986-01-07 14 Alabama-Birmingham 16 Up 2 Sun Belt
8 1986-01-07 15 Texas-El PasoRT 19 Up 4 WAC
8 1986-01-07 16 Notre DameR 17 Up 1 Ind
8 1986-01-07 17 LouisvilleRTFN 18 Up 1 Metro
8 1986-01-07 18 Illinois 14 Down 4 Big Ten
8 1986-01-07 19 Virginia Tech 20 Up 1 Metro
8 1986-01-07 20 Purdue Up  Big Ten
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
7 1985-12-31 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
7 1985-12-31 2 MichiganR 2 NC Big Ten
7 1985-12-31 3 DukeRTF 3 NC ACC
7 1985-12-31 4 SyracuseR 4 NC Big East
7 1985-12-31 5 KansasRTF 6 Up 1 Big 8
7 1985-12-31 6 Georgia Tech 7 Up 1 ACC
7 1985-12-31 7 Oklahoma 8 Up 1 Big 8
7 1985-12-31 8 Louisiana StateF 9 Up 1 SEC
7 1985-12-31 9 Memphis 10 Up 1 Metro
7 1985-12-31 10 St. John's (NY)RT 11 Up 1 Big East
7 1985-12-31 11 Georgetown 5 Down 6 Big East
7 1985-12-31 12 KentuckyRT 13 Up 1 SEC
7 1985-12-31 13 Nevada-Las VegasRT 12 Down 1 PCAA
7 1985-12-31 14 Illinois 16 Up 2 Big Ten
7 1985-12-31 15 Indiana 17 Up 2 Big Ten
7 1985-12-31 16 Alabama-Birmingham 14 Down 2 Sun Belt
7 1985-12-31 17 Notre DameR 18 Up 1 Ind
7 1985-12-31 18 LouisvilleRTFN 15 Down 3 Metro
7 1985-12-31 19 Texas-El PasoRT Up  WAC
7 1985-12-31 20 Virginia Tech 19 Down 1 Metro
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
6 1985-12-24 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
6 1985-12-24 2 MichiganR 2 NC Big Ten
6 1985-12-24 3 DukeRTF 3 NC ACC
6 1985-12-24 4 SyracuseR 4 NC Big East
6 1985-12-24 5 Georgetown 5 NC Big East
6 1985-12-24 6 KansasRTF 6 NC Big 8
6 1985-12-24 7 Georgia Tech 7 NC ACC
6 1985-12-24 8 Oklahoma 8 NC Big 8
6 1985-12-24 9 Louisiana StateF 9 NC SEC
6 1985-12-24 10 Memphis 10 NC Metro
6 1985-12-24 11 St. John's (NY)RT 11 NC Big East
6 1985-12-24 12 Nevada-Las VegasRT 12 NC PCAA
6 1985-12-24 13 KentuckyRT 13 NC SEC
6 1985-12-24 14 Alabama-Birmingham 14 NC Sun Belt
6 1985-12-24 15 LouisvilleRTFN 16 Up 1 Metro
6 1985-12-24 16 Illinois 15 Down 1 Big Ten
6 1985-12-24 17 Indiana 17 NC Big Ten
6 1985-12-24 18 Notre DameR 19 Up 1 Ind
6 1985-12-24 19 Virginia Tech 20 Up 1 Metro
6 1985-12-24 20 DePaul 18 Down 2 Ind
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
5 1985-12-17 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
5 1985-12-17 2 MichiganR 2 NC Big Ten
5 1985-12-17 3 DukeRTF 3 NC ACC
5 1985-12-17 4 SyracuseR 4 NC Big East
5 1985-12-17 5 Georgetown 5 NC Big East
5 1985-12-17 6 KansasRTF 7 Up 1 Big 8
5 1985-12-17 7 Georgia Tech 5 Down 2 ACC
5 1985-12-17 8 Oklahoma 8 NC Big 8
5 1985-12-17 9 Louisiana StateF 11 Up 2 SEC
5 1985-12-17 10 Memphis 12 Up 2 Metro
5 1985-12-17 11 St. John's (NY)RT 14 Up 3 Big East
5 1985-12-17 12 Nevada-Las VegasRT 13 Up 1 PCAA
5 1985-12-17 13 KentuckyRT 9 Down 4 SEC
5 1985-12-17 14 Alabama-Birmingham 16 Up 2 Sun Belt
5 1985-12-17 15 Illinois 10 Down 5 Big Ten
5 1985-12-17 16 LouisvilleRTFN 15 Down 1 Metro
5 1985-12-17 17 Indiana 18 Up 1 Big Ten
5 1985-12-17 18 DePaul 19 Up 1 Ind
5 1985-12-17 19 Notre DameR 17 Down 2 Ind
5 1985-12-17 20 Virginia Tech Up  Metro
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
4 1985-12-10 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
4 1985-12-10 2 MichiganR 2 NC Big Ten
4 1985-12-10 3 DukeRTF 3 NC ACC
4 1985-12-10 4 SyracuseR 4 NC Big East
4 1985-12-10 5 Georgetown 6 Up 1 Big East
4 1985-12-10 5 Georgia Tech 5 NC ACC
4 1985-12-10 7 KansasRTF 7 NC Big 8
4 1985-12-10 8 Oklahoma 8 NC Big 8
4 1985-12-10 9 KentuckyRT 9 NC SEC
4 1985-12-10 10 Illinois 12 Up 2 Big Ten
4 1985-12-10 11 Louisiana StateF 11 NC SEC
4 1985-12-10 12 Memphis 13 Up 1 Metro
4 1985-12-10 13 Nevada-Las VegasRT 14 Up 1 PCAA
4 1985-12-10 14 St. John's (NY)RT 15 Up 1 Big East
4 1985-12-10 15 LouisvilleRTFN 16 Up 1 Metro
4 1985-12-10 16 Alabama-Birmingham 17 Up 1 Sun Belt
4 1985-12-10 17 Notre DameR 10 Down 7 Ind
4 1985-12-10 18 Indiana 19 Up 1 Big Ten
4 1985-12-10 19 DePaul Up  Ind
4 1985-12-10 20 Ohio State  Up  Big Ten
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
3 1985-12-03 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
3 1985-12-03 2 MichiganR 3 Up 1 Big Ten
3 1985-12-03 3 DukeRTF 6 Up 3 ACC
3 1985-12-03 4 SyracuseR 4 NC Big East
3 1985-12-03 5 Georgia Tech 2 Down 3 ACC
3 1985-12-03 6 Georgetown 8 Up 2 Big East
3 1985-12-03 7 KansasRTF 5 Down 2 Big 8
3 1985-12-03 8 Oklahoma 13 Up 5 Big 8
3 1985-12-03 9 KentuckyRT 10 Up 1 SEC
3 1985-12-03 10 Notre DameR 11 Up 1 Ind
3 1985-12-03 11 Louisiana StateF 12 Up 1 SEC
3 1985-12-03 12 Illinois 7 Down 5 Big Ten
3 1985-12-03 13 Memphis 14 Up 1 Metro
3 1985-12-03 14 Nevada-Las VegasRT 16 Up 2 PCAA
3 1985-12-03 15 St. John's (NY)RT 18 Up 3 Big East
3 1985-12-03 16 LouisvilleRTFN 9 Down 7 Metro
3 1985-12-03 17 Alabama-Birmingham 20 Up 3 Sun Belt
3 1985-12-03 18 Iowa Up  Big Ten
3 1985-12-03 19 Auburn 19 NC SEC
3 1985-12-03 19 Indiana Up  Big Ten
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
2 1985-11-26 1 North Carolina 2 Up 1 ACC
2 1985-11-26 2 Georgia Tech 1 Down 1 ACC
2 1985-11-26 3 MichiganR 3 NC Big Ten
2 1985-11-26 4 SyracuseR 4 NC Big East
2 1985-11-26 5 KansasRTF 5 NC Big 8
2 1985-11-26 6 DukeRTF 6 NC ACC
2 1985-11-26 7 Illinois 7 NC Big Ten
2 1985-11-26 8 Georgetown 8 NC Big East
2 1985-11-26 9 LouisvilleRTFN 9 NC Metro
2 1985-11-26 10 KentuckyRT 11 Up 1 SEC
2 1985-11-26 11 Notre DameR 12 Up 1 Ind
2 1985-11-26 12 Louisiana StateF 14 Up 2 SEC
2 1985-11-26 13 Oklahoma 13 NC Big 8
2 1985-11-26 14 Memphis 15 Up 1 Metro
2 1985-11-26 15 North Carolina State 17 Up 2 ACC
2 1985-11-26 16 Nevada-Las VegasRT 18 Up 2 PCAA
2 1985-11-26 17 Maryland 19 Up 2 ACC
2 1985-11-26 18 St. John's (NY)RT Up  Big East
2 1985-11-26 19 Auburn 10 Down 9 SEC
2 1985-11-26 20 Alabama-Birmingham 16 Down 4 Sun Belt
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
1 Preseason 1 Georgia Tech NA ACC
1 Preseason 2 North Carolina NA ACC
1 Preseason 3 MichiganR NA Big Ten
1 Preseason 4 SyracuseR NA Big East
1 Preseason 5 KansasRTF NA Big 8
1 Preseason 6 DukeRTF NA ACC
1 Preseason 7 Illinois NA Big Ten
1 Preseason 8 Georgetown NA Big East
1 Preseason 9 LouisvilleRTFN NA Metro
1 Preseason 10 Auburn NA SEC
1 Preseason 11 KentuckyRT NA SEC
1 Preseason 12 Notre DameR NA Ind
1 Preseason 13 Oklahoma NA Big 8
1 Preseason 14 Louisiana StateF NA SEC
1 Preseason 15 Memphis NA Metro
1 Preseason 16 Alabama-Birmingham NA Sun Belt
1 Preseason 17 North Carolina State NA ACC
1 Preseason 18 Nevada-Las VegasRT NA PCAA
1 Preseason 19 NavyRT NA CAA
1 Preseason 19 Maryland NA ACC

Coaches' Polls

Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
16 Final 1 DukeRTF 1 NC ACC
16 Final 2 KansasRTF 2 NC Big 8
16 Final 3 St. John's (NY)RT 5 Up 2 Big East
16 Final 4 KentuckyRT 4 NC SEC
16 Final 5 MichiganR 7 Up 2 Big Ten
16 Final 6 Georgia Tech 6 NC ACC
16 Final 7 LouisvilleRTFN 12 Up 5 Metro
16 Final 8 North Carolina 3 Down 5 ACC
16 Final 9 SyracuseR 8 Down 1 Big East
16 Final 10 Nevada-Las VegasRT 11 Up 1 PCAA
16 Final 11 Notre DameR 13 Up 2 Ind
16 Final 12 Memphis 10 Down 2 Metro
16 Final 13 BradleyR 9 Down 4 MVC
16 Final 14 Indiana 14 NC Big Ten
16 Final 15 Georgetown 15 NC Big East
16 Final 16 Texas-El PasoRT 17 Up 1 WAC
16 Final 17 Oklahoma 16 Down 1 Big 8
16 Final 18 Michigan State 18 NC Big Ten
16 Final 19 Alabama Up  SEC
16 Final 20 Illinois 19 Down 1 Big Ten
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
15 1986-03-04 1 DukeRTF 1 NC ACC
15 1986-03-04 2 KansasRTF 2 NC Big 8
15 1986-03-04 3 North Carolina 3 NC ACC
15 1986-03-04 4 KentuckyRT 5 Up 1 SEC
15 1986-03-04 5 St. John's (NY)RT 10 Up 5 Big East
15 1986-03-04 6 Georgia Tech 3 Down 3 ACC
15 1986-03-04 7 MichiganR 11 Up 4 Big Ten
15 1986-03-04 8 SyracuseR 6 Down 2 Big East
15 1986-03-04 9 BradleyR 9 NC MVC
15 1986-03-04 10 Memphis 8 Down 2 Metro
15 1986-03-04 11 Nevada-Las VegasRT 7 Down 4 PCAA
15 1986-03-04 12 LouisvilleRTFN 14 Up 2 Metro
15 1986-03-04 13 Notre DameR 12 Down 1 Ind
15 1986-03-04 14 Indiana 16 Up 2 Big Ten
15 1986-03-04 15 Georgetown 15 NC Big East
15 1986-03-04 16 Oklahoma 13 Down 3 Big 8
15 1986-03-04 17 Texas-El PasoRT Up  WAC
15 1986-03-04 18 Michigan State 17 Down 1 Big Ten
15 1986-03-04 19 Illinois Up  Big Ten
15 1986-03-04 20 PepperdineR 20 NC WCC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
14 1986-02-25 1 DukeRTF 2 Up 1 ACC
14 1986-02-25 2 KansasRTF 3 Up 1 Big 8
14 1986-02-25 3 Georgia Tech 5 Up 2 ACC
14 1986-02-25 3 North Carolina 1 Down 2 ACC
14 1986-02-25 5 KentuckyRT 7 Up 2 SEC
14 1986-02-25 6 SyracuseR 10 Up 4 Big East
14 1986-02-25 7 Nevada-Las VegasRT 11 Up 4 PCAA
14 1986-02-25 8 Memphis 4 Down 4 Metro
14 1986-02-25 9 BradleyR 12 Up 3 MVC
14 1986-02-25 10 St. John's (NY)RT 6 Down 4 Big East
14 1986-02-25 11 MichiganR 8 Down 3 Big Ten
14 1986-02-25 12 Notre DameR 15 Up 3 Ind
14 1986-02-25 13 Oklahoma 9 Down 4 Big 8
14 1986-02-25 14 LouisvilleRTFN 16 Up 2 Metro
14 1986-02-25 15 Georgetown 13 Down 2 Big East
14 1986-02-25 16 Indiana 14 Down 2 Big Ten
14 1986-02-25 17 Michigan State Up  Big Ten
14 1986-02-25 18 North Carolina State 17 Down 1 ACC
14 1986-02-25 19 Alabama 18 Down 1 SEC
14 1986-02-25 20 PepperdineR 20 NC WCC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
13 1986-02-18 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
13 1986-02-18 2 DukeRTF 2 NC ACC
13 1986-02-18 3 KansasRTF 3 NC Big 8
13 1986-02-18 4 Memphis 6 Up 2 Metro
13 1986-02-18 5 Georgia Tech 5 NC ACC
13 1986-02-18 6 St. John's (NY)RT 7 Up 1 Big East
13 1986-02-18 7 KentuckyRT 8 Up 1 SEC
13 1986-02-18 8 MichiganR 9 Up 1 Big Ten
13 1986-02-18 9 Oklahoma 10 Up 1 Big 8
13 1986-02-18 10 SyracuseR 13 Up 3 Big East
13 1986-02-18 11 Nevada-Las VegasRT 4 Down 7 PCAA
13 1986-02-18 12 BradleyR 12 NC MVC
13 1986-02-18 13 Georgetown 11 Down 2 Big East
13 1986-02-18 14 Indiana 16 Up 2 Big Ten
13 1986-02-18 15 Notre DameR 14 Down 1 Ind
13 1986-02-18 16 LouisvilleRTFN 19 Up 3 Metro
13 1986-02-18 17 North Carolina State 18 Up 1 ACC
13 1986-02-18 18 Alabama 17 Down 1 SEC
13 1986-02-18 19 Texas-El PasoRT 14 Down 5 WAC
13 1986-02-18 20 PepperdineR 19 Down 1 WCC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
12 1986-02-11 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
12 1986-02-11 2 DukeRTF 2 NC ACC
12 1986-02-11 3 KansasRTF 5 Up 2 Big 8
12 1986-02-11 4 Nevada-Las VegasRT 9 Up 5 PCAA
12 1986-02-11 5 Georgia Tech 2 Down 3 ACC
12 1986-02-11 6 Memphis 4 Down 2 Metro
12 1986-02-11 7 St. John's (NY)RT 10 Up 3 Big East
12 1986-02-11 8 KentuckyRT 12 Up 4 SEC
12 1986-02-11 9 MichiganR 8 Down 1 Big Ten
12 1986-02-11 10 Oklahoma 6 Down 4 Big 8
12 1986-02-11 11 Georgetown 11 NC Big East
12 1986-02-11 12 BradleyR 13 Up 1 MVC
12 1986-02-11 13 SyracuseR 7 Down 6 Big East
12 1986-02-11 14 Notre DameR 17 Up 3 Ind
12 1986-02-11 14 Texas-El PasoRT 14 NC WAC
12 1986-02-11 16 Indiana 18 Up 2 Big Ten
12 1986-02-11 17 Alabama Up  SEC
12 1986-02-11 18 North Carolina State 19 Up 1 ACC
12 1986-02-11 19 LouisvilleRTFN 16 Down 3 Metro
12 1986-02-11 19 PepperdineR Up  WCC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
11 1986-02-04 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
11 1986-02-04 2 DukeRTF 4 Up 2 ACC
11 1986-02-04 2 Georgia Tech 3 Up 1 ACC
11 1986-02-04 4 Memphis 2 Down 2 Metro
11 1986-02-04 5 KansasRTF 5 NC Big 8
11 1986-02-04 6 Oklahoma 6 NC Big 8
11 1986-02-04 7 SyracuseR 10 Up 3 Big East
11 1986-02-04 8 MichiganR 8 NC Big Ten
11 1986-02-04 9 Nevada-Las VegasRT 11 Up 2 PCAA
11 1986-02-04 10 St. John's (NY)RT 7 Down 3 Big East
11 1986-02-04 11 Georgetown 12 Up 1 Big East
11 1986-02-04 12 KentuckyRT 9 Down 3 SEC
11 1986-02-04 13 BradleyR 13 NC MVC
11 1986-02-04 14 Texas-El PasoRT 14 NC WAC
11 1986-02-04 15 Virginia Tech 19 Up 4 Metro
11 1986-02-04 16 LouisvilleRTFN 15 Down 1 Metro
11 1986-02-04 17 Notre DameR 18 Up 1 Ind
11 1986-02-04 18 Indiana 16 Down 2 Big Ten
11 1986-02-04 19 North Carolina State Up  ACC
11 1986-02-04 20 Virginia Up  ACC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
10 1986-01-28 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
10 1986-01-28 2 Memphis 5 Up 3 Metro
10 1986-01-28 3 Georgia Tech 3 NC ACC
10 1986-01-28 4 DukeRTF 2 Down 2 ACC
10 1986-01-28 5 KansasRTF 7 Up 2 Big 8
10 1986-01-28 6 Oklahoma 6 NC Big 8
10 1986-01-28 7 St. John's (NY)RT 8 Up 1 Big East
10 1986-01-28 8 MichiganR 4 Down 4 Big Ten
10 1986-01-28 9 KentuckyRT 9 NC SEC
10 1986-01-28 10 SyracuseR 11 Up 1 Big East
10 1986-01-28 11 Nevada-Las VegasRT 10 Down 1 PCAA
10 1986-01-28 12 Georgetown 12 NC Big East
10 1986-01-28 13 BradleyR 17 Up 4 MVC
10 1986-01-28 14 Texas-El PasoRT 18 Up 4 WAC
10 1986-01-28 15 LouisvilleRTFN 14 Down 1 Metro
10 1986-01-28 16 Indiana Up  Big Ten
10 1986-01-28 17 Louisiana StateF 13 Down 4 SEC
10 1986-01-28 18 Notre DameR 15 Down 3 Ind
10 1986-01-28 19 Virginia Tech Up  Metro
10 1986-01-28 20 PepperdineR 20 NC WCC
10 1986-01-28 20 Purdue 16 Down 4 Big Ten
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
9 1986-01-21 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
9 1986-01-21 2 DukeRTF 3 Up 1 ACC
9 1986-01-21 3 Georgia Tech 5 Up 2 ACC
9 1986-01-21 4 MichiganR 2 Down 2 Big Ten
9 1986-01-21 5 Memphis 6 Up 1 Metro
9 1986-01-21 6 Oklahoma 7 Up 1 Big 8
9 1986-01-21 7 KansasRTF 8 Up 1 Big 8
9 1986-01-21 8 St. John's (NY)RT 9 Up 1 Big East
9 1986-01-21 9 KentuckyRT 11 Up 2 SEC
9 1986-01-21 10 Nevada-Las VegasRT 10 NC PCAA
9 1986-01-21 11 SyracuseR 4 Down 7 Big East
9 1986-01-21 12 Georgetown 16 Up 4 Big East
9 1986-01-21 13 Louisiana StateF 14 Up 1 SEC
9 1986-01-21 14 LouisvilleRTFN 18 Up 4 Metro
9 1986-01-21 15 Notre DameR 13 Down 2 Ind
9 1986-01-21 16 Purdue 17 Up 1 Big Ten
9 1986-01-21 17 BradleyR 19 Up 2 MVC
9 1986-01-21 18 Texas-El PasoRT 15 Down 3 WAC
9 1986-01-21 19 Alabama-Birmingham 12 Down 7 Sun Belt
9 1986-01-21 20 PepperdineR Up  WCC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
8 1986-01-14 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
8 1986-01-14 2 MichiganR 2 NC Big Ten
8 1986-01-14 3 DukeRTF 3 NC ACC
8 1986-01-14 4 SyracuseR 4 NC Big East
8 1986-01-14 5 Georgia Tech 5 NC ACC
8 1986-01-14 6 Memphis 6 NC Metro
8 1986-01-14 7 Oklahoma 8 Up 1 Big 8
8 1986-01-14 8 KansasRTF 9 Up 1 Big 8
8 1986-01-14 9 St. John's (NY)RT 10 Up 1 Big East
8 1986-01-14 10 Nevada-Las VegasRT 12 Up 2 PCAA
8 1986-01-14 11 KentuckyRT 11 NC SEC
8 1986-01-14 12 Alabama-Birmingham 13 Up 1 Sun Belt
8 1986-01-14 13 Notre DameR 16 Up 3 Ind
8 1986-01-14 14 Louisiana StateF 7 Down 7 SEC
8 1986-01-14 15 Texas-El PasoRT 14 Down 1 WAC
8 1986-01-14 16 Georgetown 15 Down 1 Big East
8 1986-01-14 17 Purdue 18 Up 1 Big Ten
8 1986-01-14 18 LouisvilleRTFN 17 Down 1 Metro
8 1986-01-14 19 BradleyR 19 NC MVC
8 1986-01-14 20 Virginia Tech Up  Metro
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
7 1986-01-07 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
7 1986-01-07 2 MichiganR 2 NC Big Ten
7 1986-01-07 3 DukeRTF 3 NC ACC
7 1986-01-07 4 SyracuseR 5 Up 1 Big East
7 1986-01-07 5 Georgia Tech 6 Up 1 ACC
7 1986-01-07 6 Memphis 12 Up 6 Metro
7 1986-01-07 7 Louisiana StateF 9 Up 2 SEC
7 1986-01-07 8 Oklahoma 7 Down 1 Big 8
7 1986-01-07 9 KansasRTF 4 Down 5 Big 8
7 1986-01-07 10 St. John's (NY)RT 8 Down 2 Big East
7 1986-01-07 11 KentuckyRT 10 Down 1 SEC
7 1986-01-07 12 Nevada-Las VegasRT 13 Up 1 PCAA
7 1986-01-07 13 Alabama-Birmingham 17 Up 4 Sun Belt
7 1986-01-07 14 Texas-El PasoRT 16 Up 2 WAC
7 1986-01-07 15 Georgetown 11 Down 4 Big East
7 1986-01-07 16 Notre DameR 19 Up 3 Ind
7 1986-01-07 17 LouisvilleRTFN 18 Up 1 Metro
7 1986-01-07 18 Purdue Up  Big Ten
7 1986-01-07 19 BradleyR Up  MVC
7 1986-01-07 19 Illinois 14 Down 5 Big Ten
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
6 1985-12-31 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
6 1985-12-31 2 MichiganR 2 NC Big Ten
6 1985-12-31 3 DukeRTF 3 NC ACC
6 1985-12-31 4 KansasRTF 4 NC Big 8
6 1985-12-31 5 SyracuseR 5 NC Big East
6 1985-12-31 6 Georgia Tech 6 NC ACC
6 1985-12-31 7 Oklahoma 9 Up 2 Big 8
6 1985-12-31 8 St. John's (NY)RT 11 Up 3 Big East
6 1985-12-31 9 Louisiana StateF 8 Down 1 SEC
6 1985-12-31 10 KentuckyRT 10 NC SEC
6 1985-12-31 11 Georgetown 7 Down 4 Big East
6 1985-12-31 12 Memphis 13 Up 1 Metro
6 1985-12-31 13 Nevada-Las VegasRT 12 Down 1 PCAA
6 1985-12-31 14 Illinois 15 Up 1 Big Ten
6 1985-12-31 15 Indiana 16 Up 1 Big Ten
6 1985-12-31 16 Texas-El PasoRT 19 Up 3 WAC
6 1985-12-31 17 Alabama-Birmingham Up  Sun Belt
6 1985-12-31 18 LouisvilleRTFN 14 Down 4 Metro
6 1985-12-31 19 Notre DameR 17 Down 2 Ind
6 1985-12-31 20 North Carolina State Up  ACC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
5 1985-12-24 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
5 1985-12-24 2 MichiganR 2 NC Big Ten
5 1985-12-24 3 DukeRTF 3 NC ACC
5 1985-12-24 4 KansasRTF 4 NC Big 8
5 1985-12-24 5 SyracuseR 5 NC Big East
5 1985-12-24 6 Georgia Tech 7 Up 1 ACC
5 1985-12-24 7 Georgetown 6 Down 1 Big East
5 1985-12-24 8 Louisiana StateF 11 Up 3 SEC
5 1985-12-24 9 Oklahoma 8 Down 1 Big 8
5 1985-12-24 10 KentuckyRT 14 Up 4 SEC
5 1985-12-24 11 St. John's (NY)RT 9 Down 2 Big East
5 1985-12-24 12 Nevada-Las VegasRT 10 Down 2 PCAA
5 1985-12-24 13 Memphis 11 Down 2 Metro
5 1985-12-24 14 LouisvilleRTFN 17 Up 3 Metro
5 1985-12-24 15 Illinois 13 Down 2 Big Ten
5 1985-12-24 16 Indiana 16 NC Big Ten
5 1985-12-24 17 Notre DameR 19 Up 2 Ind
5 1985-12-24 18 DePaul 18 NC Ind
5 1985-12-24 19 Texas-El PasoRT Up  WAC
5 1985-12-24 20 Washington Up  Pac-10
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
4 1985-12-17 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
4 1985-12-17 2 MichiganR 2 NC Big Ten
4 1985-12-17 3 DukeRTF 3 NC ACC
4 1985-12-17 4 KansasRTF 4 NC Big 8
4 1985-12-17 5 SyracuseR 5 NC Big East
4 1985-12-17 6 Georgetown 7 Up 1 Big East
4 1985-12-17 7 Georgia Tech 6 Down 1 ACC
4 1985-12-17 8 Oklahoma 9 Up 1 Big 8
4 1985-12-17 9 St. John's (NY)RT 13 Up 4 Big East
4 1985-12-17 10 Nevada-Las VegasRT 10 NC PCAA
4 1985-12-17 11 Louisiana StateF 12 Up 1 SEC
4 1985-12-17 11 Memphis 15 Up 4 Metro
4 1985-12-17 13 Illinois 11 Down 2 Big Ten
4 1985-12-17 14 KentuckyRT 8 Down 6 SEC
4 1985-12-17 15 Alabama-Birmingham 18 Up 3 Sun Belt
4 1985-12-17 16 Indiana 16 NC Big Ten
4 1985-12-17 17 LouisvilleRTFN 14 Down 3 Metro
4 1985-12-17 18 DePaul 20 Up 2 Ind
4 1985-12-17 19 Notre DameR 16 Down 3 Ind
4 1985-12-17 20 PepperdineR Up  WCC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
3 1985-12-10 1 North Carolina 1 NC ACC
3 1985-12-10 2 MichiganR 2 NC Big Ten
3 1985-12-10 3 DukeRTF 3 NC ACC
3 1985-12-10 4 KansasRTF 6 Up 2 Big 8
3 1985-12-10 5 SyracuseR 5 NC Big East
3 1985-12-10 6 Georgia Tech 4 Down 2 ACC
3 1985-12-10 7 Georgetown 7 NC Big East
3 1985-12-10 8 KentuckyRT 8 NC SEC
3 1985-12-10 9 Oklahoma 10 Up 1 Big 8
3 1985-12-10 10 Nevada-Las VegasRT 9 Down 1 PCAA
3 1985-12-10 11 Illinois 12 Up 1 Big Ten
3 1985-12-10 12 Louisiana StateF 11 Down 1 SEC
3 1985-12-10 13 St. John's (NY)RT 14 Up 1 Big East
3 1985-12-10 14 LouisvilleRTFN 15 Up 1 Metro
3 1985-12-10 15 Memphis 16 Up 1 Metro
3 1985-12-10 16 Indiana 20 Up 4 Big Ten
3 1985-12-10 16 Notre DameR 13 Down 3 Ind
3 1985-12-10 18 Alabama-Birmingham 17 Down 1 Sun Belt
3 1985-12-10 19 Ohio State  Up  Big Ten
3 1985-12-10 20 DePaul Up  Ind
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
2 1985-12-03 1 North Carolina 3 Up 2 ACC
2 1985-12-03 2 MichiganR 1 Down 1 Big Ten
2 1985-12-03 3 DukeRTF 5 Up 2 ACC
2 1985-12-03 4 Georgia Tech 2 Down 2 ACC
2 1985-12-03 5 SyracuseR 6 Up 1 Big East
2 1985-12-03 6 KansasRTF 4 Down 2 Big 8
2 1985-12-03 7 Georgetown 8 Up 1 Big East
2 1985-12-03 8 KentuckyRT 12 Up 4 SEC
2 1985-12-03 9 Nevada-Las VegasRT 18 Up 9 PCAA
2 1985-12-03 10 Oklahoma Up  Big 8
2 1985-12-03 11 Louisiana StateF 9 Down 2 SEC
2 1985-12-03 12 Illinois 7 Down 5 Big Ten
2 1985-12-03 13 Notre DameR 13 NC Ind
2 1985-12-03 14 St. John's (NY)RT Up  Big East
2 1985-12-03 15 LouisvilleRTFN 10 Down 5 Metro
2 1985-12-03 16 Memphis Up  Metro
2 1985-12-03 17 Alabama-Birmingham 16 Down 1 Sun Belt
2 1985-12-03 18 Auburn 11 Down 7 SEC
2 1985-12-03 19 Iowa 14 Down 5 Big Ten
2 1985-12-03 20 Indiana Up  Big Ten
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
1 Preseason 1 MichiganR NA Big Ten
1 Preseason 2 Georgia Tech NA ACC
1 Preseason 3 North Carolina NA ACC
1 Preseason 4 KansasRTF NA Big 8
1 Preseason 5 DukeRTF NA ACC
1 Preseason 6 SyracuseR NA Big East
1 Preseason 7 Illinois NA Big Ten
1 Preseason 8 Georgetown NA Big East
1 Preseason 9 Louisiana StateF NA SEC
1 Preseason 10 LouisvilleRTFN NA Metro
1 Preseason 11 Auburn NA SEC
1 Preseason 12 KentuckyRT NA SEC
1 Preseason 13 Notre DameR NA Ind
1 Preseason 14 Iowa NA Big Ten
1 Preseason 14 North Carolina State NA ACC
1 Preseason 16 Alabama-Birmingham NA Sun Belt
1 Preseason 17 Washington NA Pac-10
1 Preseason 18 Nevada-Las VegasRT NA PCAA
1 Preseason 19 DePaul NA Ind
1 Preseason 20 UCLA  NA Pac-10