Northwestern University LogoTPM_23's Ballot for Week 19 of 2018-19

Submitted on Monday, March 11, 2019 at 5:06AM EDT
1 University of Virginia Logo Virginia (--) it's almost time for the madness
2 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Logo North Carolina (+1) bumped up due to scheduling games this week, and beating Duke
3 Gonzaga University Logo Gonzaga (-1) time to plow through the WCC tourney
4 University of Kentucky Logo Kentucky (+1) these guys used to be terrible once upon a time
5 Louisiana State University Logo LSU (+1) good job on the regular season title
6 Duke University Logo Duke (-2) at least Zion is coming back
7 University of Tennessee Logo Tennessee (-1) this marks the end of the tippity-top tier going into tournaments imo
8 Michigan State University Logo Michigan State (+4) ...though the case could be made to put these guys in there too
9 University of Houston Logo Houston (+2) nice rebound
10 Texas Tech University Logo Texas Tech (+5) only because you have me in a good mood, ending the Kansas streak
11 University of Michigan Logo Michigan (-3) that's definitely one way to end a regular season
12 Florida State University Logo Florida State (+1) the ACC is gonna have a ton of high seeds this year, the top half is super deep
13 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Logo Virginia Tech (-4) suuuuper deep
14 Purdue University Logo Purdue (-4) alas, the 1-seed wasn't meant to be
15 University at Buffalo Logo Buffalo (+1) do I hear the unmistakable sound of the mid-major train grinding up the poll?
16 Wofford College Logo Wofford (+1) yep, sure is, here it comes rollling by
17 University of Nevada, Reno Logo Nevada (+2) *CHOO CHOO*
18 Kansas State University Logo Kansas State (+2) don't like their chances with Wade out, but they've put up undeniable results until now
19 Virginia Commonwealth University Logo VCU (+4) maybe they won't need the autobid? they've pulled themselves away from the pack nicely
20 University of Kansas Logo Kansas (-2) nothing good truly lasts forever
21 University of Wisconsin-Madison Logo Wisconsin (NR) securing the double-bye is a great way to make it back into the poll
22 Marquette University Logo Marquette (-8) no offense, but like, you're pretty bad now?
23 Auburn University Logo Auburn (NR) last few spots feel really weak here, taking a hot team that toppled Tennessee...
24 University of Maryland, College Park Logo Maryland (NR) ...followed by a mid-tier B1G team with respectable momentum...
25 University of Central Florida Logo UCF (-1) ...ending with a team that at least won a top-25 game? -- DROPPED: Cincinnati 21, Villanova 22, Old Dominion 25