Mark BermanThe Roanoke Times (Roanoke, VA)
About: Mark Berman covers Virginia Tech basketball for The Roanoke Times in Roanoke, Va. He is a Syracuse University graduate who grew up in Trumbull, Conn. He has been at The Roanoke Times since 1998. He covered James Madison for The Daily News-Record in Harrisonburg, Va., from 1989-98. His blog can be read at http://blogs.roanoke.com/courtside.


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 Mark Berman
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
3Louisville
29-5Actual: 5
Highest: 2 - Jon Wilner
Lowest: 9 - Andrew Greif
1412
Points
4Virginia
28-6Actual: 3
Highest: 3 - 18 Voters
Lowest: 8 - Tony Krausz
1430
Points
5Arizona
30-4Actual: 4
Highest: 2 - Matt McCoy
Lowest: 7 - Mike Barber
1422
Points
6Michigan
25-8Actual: 7
Highest: 4 - Mike Barber
Lowest: 11 - 8 Voters
1162
Points
7Iowa State
26-7Actual: 9
Highest: 6 - 8 Voters
Lowest: 25 - Joey Johnston
1055
Points
8Michigan State
26-8Actual: 11
Highest: 5 - Scott Wolf
Lowest: 18 - 3 Voters
950
Points
9Villanova
28-4Actual: 6
Highest: 4 - Andrew Greif
Lowest: 14 - Dave Borges
1231
Points
10Kansas
24-9Actual: 10
Highest: 4 - Marcus Jackson
Lowest: 19 - Joey Johnston
1045
Points
11Duke
26-8Actual: 8
Highest: 6 - 6 Voters
Lowest: 17 - Scott Wolf
1121
Points
12Wisconsin
26-7Actual: 12
Highest: 7 - Aaron Brenner
Lowest: 20 - Randy Rosetta
892
Points

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13Connecticut
26-8Actual: 18
Highest: 11 - Jason Smith
Lowest: NR - 4 Voters
503
Points
14Cincinnati
27-6Actual: 15
Highest: 9 - Jason Smith
Lowest: 21 - 2 Voters
720
Points
15New Mexico
27-6Actual: 17
Highest: 9 - Chris Dachille
Lowest: 25 - 2 Voters
623
Points
16San Diego State
29-4Actual: 13
Highest: 5 - Randy Rosetta
Lowest: 17 - 7 Voters
890
Points
17Creighton
26-7Actual: 16
Highest: 10 - Cecil Hurt
Lowest: 23 - Jon Wilner
658
Points
18Syracuse
27-5Actual: 14
Highest: 8 - Tom Keegan
Lowest: 22 - Matt Vautour
757
Points
19UCLA
26-8Actual: 20
Highest: 7 - Cormac Gordon
Lowest: NR - 8 Voters
413
Points
20Baylor
24-11Actual: 23
Highest: 15 - Seth Davis
Lowest: NR - 30 Voters
148
Points
21VCU
26-8Actual: 24
Highest: 17 - 2 Voters
Lowest: NR - 22 Voters
140
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

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24North Carolina
23-9Actual: 19
Highest: 14 - Aaron Brenner
Lowest: NR - Adam Jude
424
Points