University of Virginia Logomistermachiano's Ballot for Week 8 of 2020-21

Submitted on Monday, January 11, 2021 at 8:33AM EST
1 Gonzaga University Logo Gonzaga (0) Best team in basketball.
2 Baylor University Logo Baylor (0) The 2nd best.
3 University of Texas at Austin Logo Texas (+1) Another good win moves them up.
4 University of Iowa Logo Iowa (+1) Good wins, but they can’t go any higher.
5 Villanova University Logo Villanova (-2) Moves down to make room for Texas and Iowa.
6 University of Michigan Logo Michigan (+5) Collects more impressive wins to shoot up.
7 Creighton University Logo Creighton (-1) Moves down to make room for Michigan.
8 University of Kansas Logo Kansas (-1) Moves down to make room for Michigan.
9 University of Wisconsin-Madison Logo Wisconsin (-1) Moves down to make room for Michigan.
10 University of Houston Logo Houston (-1) Moves down to make room for Michigan.
11 University of Tennessee Logo Tennessee (+1) Won against Arkansas and moves up one.
12 Clemson University Logo Clemson (+12) It’s time to recognize Clemson as one of the top 12 teams in college basketball.
13 Ohio State University Logo Ohio State (+8) Won against Rutgers and benefits hugely from others losing.
14 Texas Tech University Logo Texas Tech (0) Did nothing of consequence, they stay where they are.
15 University of Missouri Logo Missouri (-2) Gets knocked down a couple after losing to Mississippi State.
16 University of Louisville Logo Louisville (NR) Shoots back up after a good VT win and also hugely benefits from others losing.
17 Duke University Logo Duke (+3) Benefits from others losing.
18 Florida State University Logo Florida State (+1) Benefits from others losing.
19 Saint Louis University Logo St. Louis (NR) Debuts at #19 after many other teams lost.
20 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Logo Illinois (-11) Took a big hit for losing to Maryland.
21 University of Minnesota Logo Minnesota (-3) Gets knocked down after suffering some losses.
22 Drake University Logo Drake (NR) I’ve ignored Drake long enough. They get their spot in the top 25.
23 University of California, Los Angeles Logo UCLA (NR) Moves back in with a decent Arizona win.
24 University of Oregon Logo Oregon (-2) A loss and a win results in a net loss of two spots.
25 Rutgers University Logo Rutgers (-10) Dropped out: Michigan State (16), West Virginia (17), Virginia Tech (23), Northwestern (25) Next: West Virginia, Virginia,