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.


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Jan 3, 2022Week 9 Rankings for Kevin McNamara
1Baylor (61)
13-0Actual: 1
Highest: 1 - 61 Voters
Lowest: 1 - 61 Voters
1525
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2Duke
11-1Actual: 2
Highest: 2 - 50 Voters
Lowest: 7 - Jesse Newell
1447
Points
3Purdue
12-1Actual: 3
Highest: 2 - 9 Voters
Lowest: 7 - Chris Murray
1376
Points
4Kansas
11-1Actual: 6
Highest: 2 - Rick Bozich
Lowest: 8 - 2 Voters
1237
Points
5Gonzaga
11-2Actual: 4
Highest: 2 - Jesse Newell
Lowest: 7 - Aria Gerson
1336
Points
6UCLA
8-1Actual: 5
Highest: 3 - 7 Voters
Lowest: 10 - Jesse Newell
1287
Points
7Auburn
12-1Actual: 9
Highest: 6 - Jeff Rabjohns
Lowest: 17 - Jon Wilner
976
Points
8Arizona
11-1Actual: 8
Highest: 3 - David Jablonski
Lowest: 16 - James Crepea
1013
Points
9Houston
12-2Actual: 12
Highest: 3 - Jesse Newell
Lowest: 20 - 2 Voters
849
Points
10USC
12-0Actual: 7
Highest: 6 - 2 Voters
Lowest: 23 - James Crepea
1015
Points
11Michigan State
12-2Actual: 10
Highest: 7 - 7 Voters
Lowest: 23 - Jon Wilner
934
Points
12Iowa State
12-1Actual: 11
Highest: 5 - Chris Murray
Lowest: 25 - 2 Voters
896
Points
13Texas
11-2Actual: 14
Highest: 7 - Dave Borges
Lowest: NR - Andrew Kahn
640
Points
14Ohio State
9-2Actual: 13
Highest: 7 - 2 Voters
Lowest: 18 - 5 Voters
819
Points
15Providence
13-1Actual: 16
Highest: 10 - Clayton Collier
Lowest: 24 - Jesse Newell
560
Points

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16LSU
12-1Actual: 21
Highest: 10 - Aria Gerson
Lowest: NR - 4 Voters
371
Points
17Villanova
9-4Actual: 19
Highest: 10 - 2 Voters
Lowest: NR - 4 Voters
437
Points
18Colorado State
10-0Actual: 20
Highest: 13 - Steve Greenberg
Lowest: NR - 4 Voters
386
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19Texas Tech
10-2Actual: 25
Highest: 12 - Donald Hunt
Lowest: NR - 16 Voters
142
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20Alabama
10-3Actual: 15
Highest: 8 - Bret Bloomquist
Lowest: NR - 3 Voters
589
Points
21Xavier
11-2Actual: 22
Highest: 12 - Dave Borges
Lowest: NR - 4 Voters
270
Points

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22Kentucky
11-2Actual: 16
Highest: 7 - Jon Wilner
Lowest: NR - James Crepea
560
Points

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23Tennessee
9-3Actual: 18
Highest: 8 - Aria Gerson
Lowest: NR - David Jablonski
519
Points
24Seton Hall
9-3Actual: 24
Highest: 16 - 2 Voters
Lowest: NR - 20 Voters
174
Points
25Illinois
9-3Actual: 26
Highest: 15 - Jesse Newell
Lowest: NR - 41 Voters
74
Points