Jesse NewellKansas City Star (Kansas City, MO)
Twitter: @jessenewell
About: Newell comes to The Star from the Topeka Capital-Journal, where he currently covers KU. His writing has won numerous awards since he joined the Capital-Journal in 2013, including beat writer of the year in the most recent Associated Press Sports Editors contest. Newell is also the co-author, with former Star writer Jason King, of “Beyond the Phog,” an inside look at former KU basketball players. He was previously the online editor for the Lawrence Journal-World. He started his career at the Emporia Gazette.

With data dating back to 2014, this page shows you this voter's history with the selected team. The graph shows you with the blue line how the voter ranked this team compared to how they were actually ranked (black line). A gap in the voter's line shows that they left the team unranked that week. Below the graph you can see a list of rankings compared to voter ranks. Only weeks where the team was in the top 25 are included.

Voting History with the Kentucky Wildcats

2017 Pre-Season (November 1, 2017)Voted: 7Actual: 5Variance: 2
2017 Week 2 (November 13, 2017)Voted: 7Actual: 7Variance: 0
2017 Week 3 (November 20, 2017)Voted: 9Actual: 8Variance: 1
2017 Week 4 (November 27, 2017)Voted: 9Actual: 7Variance: 2
2017 Week 6 (December 11, 2017)Voted: 9Actual: 8Variance: 1
2017 Week 5 (December 4, 2017)Voted: 9Actual: 8Variance: 1
2017 Week 7 (December 18, 2017)Voted: 9Actual: 7Variance: 2
2017 Week 8 (December 25, 2017)Voted: 18Actual: 16Variance: 2
2017 Week 9 (January 1, 2018)Voted: 18Actual: 17Variance: 1
2017 Week 10 (January 8, 2018)Voted: 25Actual: 21Variance: 4
2017 Week 11 (January 15, 2018)Voted: 24Actual: 18Variance: 6
2017 Week 13 (January 29, 2018)Voted: 24Actual: 21Variance: 3
2017 Week 14 (February 5, 2018)Voted: 25Actual: 24Variance: 1
2017 Week 17 (February 26, 2018)Voted: 20Actual: 23Variance: 3
2017 Week 18 (March 5, 2018)Voted: 20Actual: NRVariance: 6+
2017 Final Rankings (March 12, 2018)Voted: 15Actual: 18Variance: 3
2018 Pre-Season (October 22, 2018)Voted: 6Actual: 2Variance: 4
2018 Week 2 (November 12, 2018)Voted: 12Actual: 10Variance: 2
2018 Week 3 (November 19, 2018)Voted: 12Actual: 10Variance: 2
2018 Week 4 (November 26, 2018)Voted: 17Actual: 10Variance: 7
2018 Week 5 (December 3, 2018)Voted: 17Actual: 9Variance: 8
2018 Week 6 (December 10, 2018)Voted: 18Actual: 19Variance: 1
2018 Week 7 (December 17, 2018)Voted: 19Actual: 19Variance: 0
2018 Week 8 (December 24, 2018)Voted: 18Actual: 16Variance: 2
2018 Week 9 (December 31, 2018)Voted: 14Actual: 13Variance: 1
2018 Week 10 (January 7, 2019)Voted: 13Actual: 18Variance: 5
2018 Week 11 (January 14, 2019)Voted: 13Actual: 12Variance: 1
2018 Week 12 (January 21, 2019)Voted: 11Actual: 8Variance: 3
2018 Week 13 (January 28, 2019)Voted: 10Actual: 7Variance: 3
2018 Week 14 (February 4, 2019)Voted: 9Actual: 5Variance: 4
2018 Week 15 (February 11, 2019)Voted: 7Actual: 5Variance: 2
2018 Week 16 (February 18, 2019)Voted: 5Actual: 4Variance: 1
2018 Week 17 (February 25, 2019)Voted: 6Actual: 4Variance: 2
2018 Week 18 (March 4, 2019)Voted: 8Actual: 6Variance: 2
2018 Week 19 (March 11, 2019)Voted: 9Actual: 4Variance: 5
2018 Final Rankings (March 18, 2019)Voted: 7Actual: 7Variance: 0
2019 Pre-Season (October 21, 2019)Voted: 3Actual: 2Variance: 1
2019 Week 2 (November 11, 2019)Voted: 1Actual: 1Variance: 0
2019 Week 3 (November 18, 2019)Voted: 7Actual: 9Variance: 2
2019 Week 4 (November 25, 2019)Voted: 8Actual: 9Variance: 1
2019 Week 5 (December 2, 2019)Voted: 15Actual: 8Variance: 7
2019 Week 6 (December 9, 2019)Voted: 13Actual: 8Variance: 5
2019 Week 7 (December 16, 2019)Voted: 12Actual: 6Variance: 6
2019 Week 8 (December 23, 2019)Voted: 22Actual: 19Variance: 3
2019 Week 9 (December 30, 2019)Voted: 20Actual: 17Variance: 3
2019 Week 10 (January 6, 2020)Voted: 18Actual: 14Variance: 4
2019 Week 11 (January 13, 2020)Voted: 20Actual: 10Variance: 10
2019 Week 12 (January 20, 2020)Voted: 19Actual: 15Variance: 4
2019 Week 13 (January 27, 2020)Voted: 18Actual: 13Variance: 5
2019 Week 14 (February 3, 2020)Voted: 25Actual: 15Variance: 10
2019 Week 15 (February 10, 2020)Voted: 22Actual: 12Variance: 10
2019 Week 16 (February 17, 2020)Voted: 22Actual: 10Variance: 12
2019 Week 17 (February 24, 2020)Voted: 21Actual: 8Variance: 13
2019 Week 18 (March 2, 2020)Voted: 19Actual: 6Variance: 13
2019 Week 19 (March 9, 2020)Voted: 22Actual: 8Variance: 14
(March 16, 2020)Voted: 22Actual: 8Variance: 14
2019 Final Rankings (March 18, 2020)Voted: 22Actual: 8Variance: 14
2020 Pre-Season (November 9, 2020)Voted: 11Actual: 10Variance: 1