Northwestern University LogoGrootLovesFunions's Ballot for Week 5 of 2021-22

Submitted on Sunday, December 5, 2021 at 5:07PM EST
1 Purdue University Logo Purdue hate to do this but they've earned it
2 Baylor University Logo Baylor
3 Villanova University Logo Villanova didn't really play anyone but other teams loss and UCLA's "win" isn't gonna have them jump anyone
4 University of Texas at Austin Logo Texas
5 University of California, Los Angeles Logo UCLA
6 University of Kansas Logo Kansas
7 Duke University Logo Duke Even with loss at OSU, still one of the few teams I believe that can win the tourney
8 University of Kentucky Logo Kentucky
9 University of Arkansas Logo Arkansas
10 University of Alabama Logo Alabama
11 Gonzaga University Logo Gonzaga Don't think Gonzaga is 11th best team (higher) but couldn't put them above Bama after a neutral site loss
12 University of Houston Logo Houston Looking strong this week with some big wins (be it over bleh teams but the margins were absurd)
13 University of Tennessee Logo Tennessee Not sure how good they actually are but looked solid against Colorado who is a decent team
14 Auburn University Logo Auburn
15 University of Connecticut Logo UConn
16 Iowa State University Logo Iowa State Impressive win at Creighton
17 University of Southern California Logo USC
18 University of Wisconsin-Madison Logo Wisconsin Good win against Marquette, excited to see how they play against Indiana next week
19 University of Florida Logo Florida Not sure how to rank this team. I don't know how good they actually are and what their ceiling is.
20 Michigan State University Logo Michigan State
21 Ohio State University Logo Ohio State Been all over the place this season. This team could get upset in round of 64 or make a final 4 run
22 Seton Hall University Logo Seton Hall
23 University of Oklahoma Logo Oklahoma
24 University of Iowa Logo Iowa Lost by single digits at Mackey without Keegan Murray is pretty impressive and shows Iowa might be better than we thought
25 University of San Francisco Logo San Francisco Considered St. Bonaventure, Providence, St. Mary's, and Loyola. Conference play will seperate