- Michigan State
- Notre Dame
- Texas A&M
- Wichita State
- North Carolina
- West Virginia
- Arizona State
- Texas Tech
Duke – came back against two solid teams, both by double digits. won Motion Bracket in the PK80.
Texas A&M – have shown poise as a team and man-handled two top 25 teams, West Virginia and USC.
Arizona – preseason top 3 team loses 3 straight, 2 against unranked teams.
North Carolina – reigning NCAA champions lose their touch versus Michigan State, Roy Williams most likely had a stroke watching their offense.
Others receiving votes: Creighton, Purdue, Seton Hall