Marquette University LogoMatti_ice_21's Ballot for Preseason of 2018-19

Submitted on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 1:10AM EDT
1 University of Kansas Logo Kansas returning 81 PPG (incl transfers). 2 returning starters, strongest transfer class. lots of depth down low. Grimes is a stud
2 University of Kentucky Logo Kentucky usual good not great recruit class. returning 41 PPG (including transfers). 2 returning starts + travis will be key experience for them
3 Duke University Logo Duke no returning starts, only return 9 ppg. most talented team in country but questionable depth (as long as they're elegible lol..)
4 Gonzaga University Logo Gonzaga returning 79 PPG (incl transfers). veteran lvl team w NBA prospect in Rui
5 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Logo North Carolina returning 47 PPG (incl transfers). 3 ret starters (May will run the show) + good freshman in Little & White
6 University of Nevada, Reno Logo Nevada returning 136(!!) PPG (incl transfers). i know that number is biased d/t transfers, but they can score from literally anywhere. great depth
7 University of Virginia Logo Virginia returning 47 PPG (incl transfers). expect improvement from Guy and Jerome, will still have great defense. Bennett is class coach
8 University of Tennessee Logo Tennessee returning 65 PPG (incl transfers) & all 5 starters. experience will help them this year
9 Villanova University Logo Villanova returning 46 PPG (incl transfers). rebuild year but they'll still win Big East. 3 top50 recruits as well. Jay Wright might be best coach atm
10 Kansas State University Logo Kansas State returning 70 PPG (incl transfers) & all5 starters. balanced scoring
11 Michigan State University Logo Michigan State returning 45 PPG (incl transfers). solid recruit class. good PG in Winston and good big in Ward to rely on
12 Mississippi State University Logo Mississippi State returning 68 PPG (incl transfers) & all 5 starters. also 2 top 50 recruits. my SEC darkhorse team
13 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Logo Virginia Tech returning 60 PPG (incl transfers). 4 ret starts. my darkhorse in the ACC this year
14 Syracuse University Logo Syracuse returning 70 PPG (incl transfers) & all 5 starters. can never count out that zone. balanced scoring
15 University of Alabama Logo Alabama returning 68 PPG (incl transfers). returning all starters besides sexton, but adding good Texas transfer. Petty is underrated player.
16 Auburn University Logo Auburn returning 71 PPG (incl transfers). good iso scoring will win some games down the stretch
17 University of Oregon Logo Oregon only ret 2 starters but great recruiting class w Bol Bol, King, and 2 other top 100
18 Indiana University Bloomington Logo Indiana Romeo Langford.... that's all
19 Marquette University Logo Marquette returning 79 PPG (incl transfers). deep team that will have improved defense and rebounding this year. squad full of shooters
20 University of Michigan Logo Michigan returning 4 key players. 2 top 100 recruits. Beilein will get the job done with any roster
21 Louisiana State University Logo LSU great recruiting class surprisingly. #12 #21 #31 #53.
22 University of Washington Logo Washington returning 68 PPG (incl transfers) & all 5 starters. 2 good recruits.
23 University of California, Los Angeles Logo UCLA talanted returners that add #6 recruiting class
24 Vanderbilt University Logo Vanderbilt 2 top freshman in Garland and Shittu. will be interesting if they're enough to get the job done. Like Drew as a good x and o coach
25 University of Wisconsin-Madison Logo Wisconsin rebuild/down year allowed some guys to gain experience. will go as far as Happ will take them