UConn Also No. 1 In Associated Press Preseason Poll

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Just as it was earlier this week in the USA Today coaches poll, the defending champions are ranked No. 1 in Associated Press preseason poll. The Huskies were the unanimous choice receiving all 35 votes. Duke, Stanford, Tennessee and Louisville complete the Top 5.

The Huskies are ranked No. 1 in the AP preseason poll for the first time since 2010-11, the last time they were the defending national champions. The Huskies have been ranked No. 1 in the AP preseason poll nine times (1995-96, 1999-2000, 2000-01, 2001-02, 2003-04, 2008-09, 2009-10, 2010-11).

 

Here is the poll …

 

1. UConn

 

2. Duke

 

3. Stanford

 

4. Tennessee

 

5. Louisville

 

6. Notre Dame

 

7. Kentucky

 

8. Maryland

 

9. California

 

10. Baylor

 

11. Oklahoma

 

12. North Carolina

 

13. Penn State

 

14. Dayton

 

15. LSU

 

16. Texas A&M

 

17. Nebraska

 

18. Purdue

 

19. Colorado

 

20. Michigan State

 

21. Oklahoma State

 

22. South Carolina

 

23. Iowa State

 

24. Georgia

 

25. Gonzaga

 

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