Kevin McNamaraThe Providence Journal (Providence, RI)
About: Kevin McNamara has been a Sports Writer at The Providence Journal since 1988. Kevin has covered college basketball for the paper for more than 20 years and followed the Big East, the Atlantic 10 and the Ivy League over that time. He has also covered the Red Sox in the World Series, the Celtics in the NBA Finals a bit of everything in between in his career. Kevin is a native of Coventry.

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Nov 21, 2016Week 3 Rankings for Kevin McNamara
1Kentucky (42)
4-0Actual: 1
Highest: 1 - 42 Voters
Lowest: 4 - 3 Voters
1592
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2North Carolina
4-0Actual: 4
Highest: 2 - 6 Voters
Lowest: 9 - David Cloninger
1399
Points
3Villanova (21)
5-0Actual: 2
Highest: 1 - 21 Voters
Lowest: 6 - 2 Voters
1561
Points
4Indiana (2)
3-0Actual: 3
Highest: 1 - 2 Voters
Lowest: 7 - 2 Voters
1443
Points
5Kansas
2-1Actual: 5
Highest: 2 - Jon Wilner
Lowest: 10 - Scott Mansch
1374
Points
6Duke
4-1Actual: 6
Highest: 2 - Scott Mansch
Lowest: 8 - 3 Voters
1337
Points

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7UCLA
4-0Actual: 14
Highest: 7 - Kevin McNamara
Lowest: 25 - Rick Bozich
735
Points
8Arizona
3-0Actual: 8
Highest: 4 - 2 Voters
Lowest: 15 - 2 Voters
1129
Points
9Virginia
3-0Actual: 7
Highest: 3 - Clay Fowler
Lowest: 12 - 2 Voters
1198
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10Oregon
2-1Actual: 13
Highest: 6 - David Cloninger
Lowest: 25 - Hugh Kellenberger
748
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11Gonzaga
3-0Actual: 11
Highest: 7 - Jon Nyatawa
Lowest: 23 - Cecil Hurt
872
Points
12Xavier
5-0Actual: 9
Highest: 3 - Stephen Schramm
Lowest: 17 - 2 Voters
1099
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13Creighton
4-0Actual: 12
Highest: 7 - Doug Haller
Lowest: 23 - 2 Voters
770
Points
14Syracuse
3-0Actual: 18
Highest: 5 - Craig Handel
Lowest: NR - 2 Voters
610
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15Louisville
3-0Actual: 10
Highest: 4 - Dick Vitale
Lowest: NR - Mark Berman
947
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16West Virginia
3-0Actual: 19
Highest: 11 - Mike Barber
Lowest: NR - 3 Voters
474
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17Purdue
2-1Actual: 17
Highest: 9 - Doug Haller
Lowest: NR - 2 Voters
613
Points
18Saint Mary's
3-0Actual: 15
Highest: 7 - Mark Berman
Lowest: 24 - Doug Doughty
703
Points
19Wisconsin
2-1Actual: 16
Highest: 9 - 2 Voters
Lowest: 24 - Bob Holt
666
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20Florida State
4-0Actual: 25
Highest: 15 - Mitch Vingle
Lowest: NR - 42 Voters
89
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21Michigan
4-0Actual: 25
Highest: 16 - Tod Palmer
Lowest: NR - 46 Voters
89
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22Michigan State
2-2Actual: 24
Highest: 13 - Kelly Hines
Lowest: NR - 32 Voters
183
Points
23Baylor
3-0Actual: 20
Highest: 10 - Graham Couch
Lowest: NR - 13 Voters
371
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24Seton Hall
3-0Actual: 33
Highest: 22 - Mark Berman
Lowest: NR - 58 Voters
15
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25Rhode Island
4-1Actual: 23
Highest: 16 - Dave Borges
Lowest: NR - 13 Voters
217
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