University of Notre Dame LogoIrishBall's Ballot for Week 18 of 2016-17

Submitted on Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 8:50PM EST
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1 University of Kansas Logo Kansas No Question Here heading into the Postseason that Kansas is the Number 1
2 Villanova University Logo Villanova Showed Georgetown who's boss
3 University of California, Los Angeles Logo UCLA I think they'll win the PAC-12 and Lunardi will leave them as the first four out
4 Gonzaga University Logo Gonzaga Gonzaga would like to just forget the 1st half of that game
5 University of Oregon Logo Oregon If they continue to win they should get that 1 seed without a doubt.
6 University of Arizona Logo Arizona The PAC-12 Tournament is going to be very fun with these 3 squads
7 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Logo North Carolina While the Virginia loss may have not been perfect, The Duke win is great
8 University of Kentucky Logo Kentucky Heading into the SEC tournament with a very good chance of winning it.
9 Baylor University Logo Baylor I don't expect much from the bears this offseason. Could see the 2-15 upset here
10 University of Louisville Logo Louisville Favorite for the ACC Tournament.
11 Southern Methodist University Logo SMU Just like that SMU is where Cincinnati left off at 11.
12 Purdue University Logo Purdue My favorite for the big 10 tournament.
13 West Virginia University Logo West Virginia Baylor loss isnt terrible plus they do get a 2 seed
14 University of Cincinnati Logo Cincinnati AAC has two top 25 teams then nobody else even in the tournament. :/
15 Butler University Logo Butler Look. I'm not moving butler out of the Top 15. When they sweep Nova and get the two seed in the BE Tournament. They deserve a top 16
16 University of Florida Logo Florida Heading into the SEC a little cold. Still expect a good fight this coming week
17 Florida State University Logo Florida State Have 2 byes in the ACC Tournament. Something they haven't experienced in a LONG time. Good for them
18 Saint Mary's College of California Logo St. Mary's Heading into the WCC pretty hot. Though this BYU game may be a challenge
19 Wichita State University Logo Wichita State Great win vs Illinois State. Watch out everyone the NCAAT Bracket Breakers are back again
20 University of Notre Dame Logo Notre Dame I'm not Unranking a team that has a double bye. They'll be dangerous this march
21 University of Virginia Logo Virginia Then again, ND can't beat UVA can they....
22 Duke University Logo Duke I will never forget what the mods did to the Duke flair after that game. Better than the MS Paint flairs
23 Creighton University Logo Creighton I really have no one else to put on here. I mean they don't have many loses and a lot of good wins, so why not
24 Middle Tennessee State University Logo MT Blue Raiders are guaranteed a tournament appearance CUSA tournament champs or not
25 University of Wisconsin-Madison Logo Wisconsin I hate having them ranked, but a win is a win especially against a good team. Next 5: Iowa State, Miami, Vermont, UNCW, NW