Kevin McNamaraWPRO-Providence / KevinMcSports.com (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.


This ballot is currently incomplete. The Associated Press published data was missing information and we are working hard to fill in the gaps.
Mar 17, 2014Final Rankings Rankings for Kevin McNamara
1Florida (50)
32-2Actual: 1
Highest: 1 - 50 Voters
Lowest: 2 - 15 Voters
1610
Points
2Wichita State (15)
34-0Actual: 2
Highest: 1 - 15 Voters
Lowest: 5 - Matt McCoy
1571
Points
3Virginia
28-6Actual: 3
Highest: 3 - 18 Voters
Lowest: 8 - Tony Krausz
1430
Points
4Arizona
30-4Actual: 4
Highest: 2 - Matt McCoy
Lowest: 7 - Mike Barber
1422
Points
5Louisville
29-5Actual: 5
Highest: 2 - Jon Wilner
Lowest: 9 - Andrew Greif
1412
Points
6Villanova
28-4Actual: 6
Highest: 4 - Andrew Greif
Lowest: 14 - Dave Borges
1231
Points
7Iowa State
26-7Actual: 9
Highest: 6 - 8 Voters
Lowest: 25 - Joey Johnston
1055
Points
8Duke
26-8Actual: 8
Highest: 6 - 6 Voters
Lowest: 17 - Scott Wolf
1121
Points
9Michigan
25-8Actual: 7
Highest: 4 - Mike Barber
Lowest: 11 - 8 Voters
1162
Points
10Wisconsin
26-7Actual: 12
Highest: 7 - Aaron Brenner
Lowest: 20 - Randy Rosetta
892
Points
11Syracuse
27-5Actual: 14
Highest: 8 - Tom Keegan
Lowest: 22 - Matt Vautour
757
Points
12Kansas
24-9Actual: 10
Highest: 4 - Marcus Jackson
Lowest: 19 - Joey Johnston
1045
Points
13Michigan State
26-8Actual: 11
Highest: 5 - Scott Wolf
Lowest: 18 - 3 Voters
950
Points
14San Diego State
29-4Actual: 13
Highest: 5 - Randy Rosetta
Lowest: 17 - 7 Voters
890
Points

EXTREME PICK

This pick is 5+ spots from the actual ranking.
15UCLA
26-8Actual: 20
Highest: 7 - Cormac Gordon
Lowest: NR - 8 Voters
413
Points
16Creighton
26-7Actual: 16
Highest: 10 - Cecil Hurt
Lowest: 23 - Jon Wilner
658
Points
17Connecticut
26-8Actual: 18
Highest: 11 - Jason Smith
Lowest: NR - 4 Voters
503
Points
18New Mexico
27-6Actual: 17
Highest: 9 - Chris Dachille
Lowest: 25 - 2 Voters
623
Points
19Cincinnati
27-6Actual: 15
Highest: 9 - Jason Smith
Lowest: 21 - 2 Voters
720
Points
20Baylor
24-11Actual: 23
Highest: 15 - Seth Davis
Lowest: NR - 30 Voters
148
Points
21North Carolina
23-9Actual: 19
Highest: 14 - Aaron Brenner
Lowest: NR - Adam Jude
424
Points
22Oklahoma
23-9Actual: 21
Highest: 16 - Kevin Lyttle
Lowest: NR - 10 Voters
265
Points
23Ohio State
25-9Actual: 22
Highest: 15 - Soren Petro
Lowest: NR - 20 Voters
167
Points
24VCU
26-8Actual: 24
Highest: 17 - 2 Voters
Lowest: NR - 22 Voters
140
Points