University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Logobenf1999's Ballot for Preseason of 2019-20

Submitted on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 4:35PM EDT
1 Michigan State University Logo Michigan State Bringing most of their players back, Cassius Winston may be the best player in the country
2 Duke University Logo Duke Elite Freshman front court coupled with Tre Jones
3 University of Kentucky Logo Kentucky Calipari is returning his starting point guard and brings in Kahlil Whitney
4 University of Florida Logo Florida Kerry Blackshear and a young core that will only get better along with a top 10 recruiting class
5 University of Louisville Logo Louisville Lots of close losses last year, still finished 20-14 good recruiting class and key players returning, look for them to take a step up
6 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Logo North Carolina Cole. Anthony.
7 University of Maryland, College Park Logo Maryland Anthony Cowen and Jalen Smith will be the best duo in the Big 10
8 University of Kansas Logo Kansas They are Kansas, Bill Self will have this team ready to go.
9 University of Memphis Logo Memphis The best recruiting class in the nation and the best player of that class, this young team will be scary
10 Villanova University Logo Villanova Great class coming in need key sophomores to take a leap and freshman to play well to have a shot at the title
11 Gonzaga University Logo Gonzaga Losing a lot of guys, but Killian Tillie is a great player and guys will step up like they always do
12 Seton Hall University Logo Seton Hall Myles Powell is headed into his Senior season and will be a force
13 Ohio State University Logo Ohio State Did not lose a ton and have a good class coming in. Wesson is a threat underneath
14 University of Oregon Logo Oregon 5 top 100 recruits? sign me up
15 Texas Tech University Logo Texas Tech Tech is losing a lot from its natty run, but they get some good transfers and a couple of good recruits that should keep them relevant
16 Xavier University Logo Xavier 4 players withdrew from the NBA draft and decided to return for another year
17 Utah State University Logo Utah State Returns 4 of 5 starters from a 28-7 team they will still be solid
18 Baylor University Logo Baylor Keeps a lot of players from a tournament team along with two transfers
19 University of Arizona Logo Arizona Arizona's class ranks number 6 and get point guard Max Hazzard out of UC Irvine.
20 University of Virginia Logo Virginia Too many ifs this year after their best 3 players went to the league. I'm not as high on Clark or Diakite as most people are
21 Louisiana State University Logo LSU Losing Naz Ried and Tremont Waters hurts, but Mays will step up and will be an all conference player
22 Virginia Commonwealth University Logo VCU VCU will still have outstanding Defense
23 University of Washington Logo Washington Washington has the best incoming front court in the nation. In a class where duke has a top 15 PF and C
24 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Logo Illinois Team led by potential lottery pick Ayo Dosunmu returns all but 1 starter and brings in big man Kofi Cockburn to fix the rebounding problem
25 Purdue University Logo Purdue Losing Carson Edwards hurts but Eastern, Haarms and Wheeler should be able to carry the load