Non-BCS Top 25: New Mexico New #1

    
December 20th, 2009

The Non-BCS Top 25 is a weekly follow-up to the popular CHN Top 50 ranking. Using the power-conference teams ranked in the CHN Top 50 as a base, an in-depth look at the world of "mid-major" basketball is pieced together. The Non-BCS Top 25 will be released early Monday morning following the Top 50..

 

Non-BCS Top 25: December 20th (Week Five)

by Shawn Siegel: Collegehoops.net Editor

 

  Team Record Last T50
1 New Mexico 12-0 3 17
2 Dayton 8-2 4 22
3 UNLV 10-1 5 23
4 Butler 8-3 6 27
5 Temple 9-2 14 28
6 Memphis 7-2* 1 31
7 BYU 10-1 7 32
8 Tulsa 9-1 8 33
9 Gonzaga 8-3* 2 34
10 Saint Mary's 9-1 10 42
11 William & Mary 7-2 11 47
12 Richmond 8-3* 12 49
13 Missouri St 10-0 18 50

T50 = Ranking in CHN Weekly Top 50

* = Losses in the last week

 

Not in CHN Top 50

 

14 Northern Iowa 8-1 13 *
15 Wichita St 10-1 17 *
16 Charlotte 9-1 15 *
17 UAB 10-1 25 *
18 Western Carolina 10-1 19 *
19 Rhode Island 9-1 20 *
20 VCU 7-2 16 *
21 Xavier 6-4* 9 *
22 Cornell 8-2 22 *
23 Old Dominion 7-4 NA *
24 Harvard 7-2 NA *
25 San Diego St 8-3* NA *

 

Next 5: Louisiana Tech (10-2), UTEP (6-2*), Duquesne (8-4*), Coastal Carolina (10-2), Nevada (6-4)

Further 5: Siena (6-4), Pacific (7-3*), Utah St (6-4*), Portland (6-4*), Long Beach St (6-4)

 

Agree/Disagree? Post Your Thoughts Below! Check the archives for older Non-BCS Top 25 Rankings