Commentary

Vitale's top 25 teams

Updated: January 11, 2010, 9:30 AM ET
By Dick Vitale

The top 25 saw several major changes after a wild weekend of college basketball! Texas takes over as the new No. 1 after Kansas lost at Tennessee on Sunday. Purdue, Duke, West Virginia, Kansas State and New Mexico were among the losing teams on Saturday, leading to even more moves.

Miami-Florida and Baylor have posted gaudy numbers so far, and they both move into the top 25.

DICK VITALE'S TOP 25 TEAMS

  1. 1. Texas
  2. 2. Kentucky
  3. 3. Kansas
  4. 4. Villanova
  5. 5. Syracuse
  6. 6. Purdue
  7. 7. Michigan State
  8. 8. Duke
  9. 9. Tennessee
  10. 10. West Virginia
  11. 11. North Carolina
  12. 12. Gonzaga
  13. 13. Kansas State
  14. 14. Georgetown
  15. 15. Connecticut
  16. 16. BYU
  17. 17. Clemson
  18. 18. Wisconsin
  19. 19. Georgia Tech
  20. 20. Pittsburgh
  21. 21. Florida State
  22. 22. Temple
  23. 23. Vanderbilt
  24. 24. Miami-Florida
  25. 25. Baylor

Dick Vitale

College Basketball analyst
Dick Vitale, college basketball's top analyst and ambassador, joined ESPN during the 1979-80 season. His thorough knowledge of the game is brought forth in an enthusiastic, passionate style. Vitale also contributes columns to ESPN.com.