Dick VitaleABC-ESPN (Bristol, CT)
Twitter: @DickieV
About: Dick Vitale, college basketball’s top analyst and ambassador, joined ESPN during the 1979-80 season  just after the network’s September 1979 launch following a successful college and pro coaching career.  In 2008, Vitale received the sport’s ultimate honor when he was selected as an inductee into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. His thorough knowledge of the game is brought forth in an enthusiastic, passionate, sometimes controversial but never boring style.

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Jan 23, 2017Week 12 Rankings for Dick Vitale
1Kansas (28)
18-1Actual: 2
Highest: 1 - 28 Voters
Lowest: 8 - Graham Couch
1572
Points
2Villanova (35)
19-1Actual: 1
Highest: 1 - 35 Voters
Lowest: 3 - 4 Voters
1591
Points
3Gonzaga (2)
19-0Actual: 3
Highest: 1 - 2 Voters
Lowest: 7 - 2 Voters
1471
Points
4Kentucky
17-2Actual: 4
Highest: 2 - Graham Couch
Lowest: 8 - 2 Voters
1414
Points
5Baylor
18-1Actual: 5
Highest: 2 - 2 Voters
Lowest: 9 - Kevin McNamara
1379
Points
6North Carolina
18-3Actual: 9
Highest: 6 - 15 Voters
Lowest: 15 - Clay Fowler
1171
Points
7Oregon
18-2Actual: 10
Highest: 5 - Graham Couch
Lowest: 16 - Chris Goff
1035
Points
8UCLA
19-2Actual: 8
Highest: 3 - Graham Couch
Lowest: 11 - 2 Voters
1177
Points
9Florida State
18-2Actual: 6
Highest: 4 - 2 Voters
Lowest: 11 - Doug Doughty
1215
Points

EXTREME PICK

This pick is 5+ spots from the actual ranking.
10Wisconsin
16-3Actual: 15
Highest: 9 - Scott Wolf
Lowest: 21 - Patrick Murray
746
Points
11Arizona
18-2Actual: 7
Highest: 4 - 2 Voters
Lowest: 12 - 2 Voters
1190
Points
12Virginia
15-3Actual: 12
Highest: 9 - Soren Petro
Lowest: 20 - Seth Davis
803
Points
13Creighton
18-2Actual: 16
Highest: 6 - 2 Voters
Lowest: 21 - Rick Bozich
731
Points
14Butler
17-3Actual: 11
Highest: 6 - Scott Wolf
Lowest: 20 - Rick Bozich
914
Points
15Louisville
16-4Actual: 13
Highest: 6 - Jon Wilner
Lowest: 21 - John Feinstein
796
Points
16West Virginia
15-4Actual: 18
Highest: 11 - Mike Barber
Lowest: 24 - Scott Mansch
569
Points
17Notre Dame
17-3Actual: 14
Highest: 10 - 7 Voters
Lowest: 21 - Andrew Lopez
767
Points
18Duke
15-4Actual: 17
Highest: 12 - 2 Voters
Lowest: 21 - 2 Voters
628
Points
19Purdue
16-4Actual: 20
Highest: 16 - 2 Voters
Lowest: 24 - 2 Voters
412
Points
20Xavier
14-5Actual: 24
Highest: 20 - 6 Voters
Lowest: NR - 22 Voters
146
Points
21Cincinnati
17-2Actual: 19
Highest: 13 - 2 Voters
Lowest: 23 - 2 Voters
478
Points
22Maryland
17-2Actual: 22
Highest: 12 - Doug Doughty
Lowest: NR - 2 Voters
261
Points
23Saint Mary's
17-2Actual: 21
Highest: 17 - 2 Voters
Lowest: NR - 3 Voters
290
Points
24Southern Methodist
17-4Actual: 27
Highest: 21 - Jon Nyatawa
Lowest: NR - 48 Voters
33
Points
25South Carolina
15-4Actual: 23
Highest: 19 - Mike Barber
Lowest: NR - 9 Voters
171
Points