Non-BCS Top 25: Xavier #1 Despite Loss

    
December 18th, 2011
The Non-BCS Top 25 is a weekly companion to the popular CHN Top 50 ranking, taking an in-depth look into the underrated universe of teams outside of the big six. The original Non-BCS ranking.

Non-BCS Top 25: December 18th

by Shawn Siegel: Collegehoops.net Editor

 

  Team Record Last Pre.
1

Xavier

8-1* 1 2
2 Creighton 8-1 2 8
3 Cleveland St  10-1 3 NA
4

UNLV 

11-2 4 7
5 Saint Louis  10-1 5 NA
6 Harvard 9-1 6 21
7

San Diego St

9-2 8 18
8

Gonzaga

7-2 7 3
9 Murray St 12-0 9 NA
10

Wichita St

8-2 10 13
11 Kent St  7-1 14 15
12 New Mexico  8-2 15 5
13

Northern Iowa

9-1 16 NA
14 Marshall 7-2 17 10
15

Temple

6-3* 11 4
16 Charleston  9-1 18 NA
17

Memphis

5-4* 12 1

 

Not in CHN Top 50 Ranking

  Team Record Last Pre.
18 Saint Mary's 8-1 19 14
19 BYU 8-3* 20 17
20 Iona 9-2 26 NA
21

UCF

8-2 21 25
22

Indiana St

8-2 22 19
23 Wyoming 11-1 23 NA
24 Tulane 11-1 25 NA
25

St. Joseph's

8-3 30 NA

pre. = preseason ranking 

last = last ranking (end of 2010-11 season)

* = Losses in the last week

 

Next 5: George Mason (7-3), VCU (7-3), MTSU (10-2), Ohio (9-1), Southern Miss (8-2)

 

Further 5: Dayton (8-3), Belmont (7-4**), Denver (8-2), Weber St (6-3*), Long Beach St (4-5)

 

Dropped Out of Top 25 This Week:

#13 Belmont

#24 Weber St

 

Dropped Out of Top 25 Since Preseason:

#6 Butler

#9 George Mason

#11 Drexel

#16 VCU

#22 Utah St

#23 Long Beach St

#24 UAB

#25 GW

 

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Check out last week's Non-BCS Top 25 Ranking