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New year, new rankings.

25. Texas Tech

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Head Coach: Mark Adams (First Season)

2020-2021 Record: 18-11

Tournament Result: Second Round Loss (Arkansas)

Key Losses: Chris Beard (HC), Mac McClung (G), Kyler Edwards (G)

Top Returners: Jr, Terrence Shannon (G/F), Jr, Kevin McCullar (G/F), Sr, Marcus Santos-Silva (F)

Top Acquisitions: Jr, Mylik Wilson (G) (Lousiana Lafayette Transfer), Sr, Bryson Williams (F) (UTEP Transfer), Jr Kevin Obanor (F) (Oral Roberts Transfer)

24. Oklahoma State

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Head Coach: Mike Boynton (5th Season)

2020-2021 Record: 21-9

Tournament Result: Second Round Loss (Oregon State)

Key Losses: Cade Cunningham (G)

Top Returners: Sr, Isaac Likekele (G), Jr, Avery Anderson (G), SO, Matthew-Alexander Moncrieffe (F), Jr, Kalib Boone (F)

Top Acquisitions: SO, Bryce Thompson (G) (Kansas Transfer), Fr, Moussa Cisse (C) (Memphis Transfer)

23. Florida State

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Head Coach: Leonard Hamilton (20th Season)

2020-2021 Record: 18-7

Tournament Result: Sweet 16 Loss (Michigan)

Key Losses: Scottie Barnes (G), M.J. Walker (G), Balsa Koprivica (C), RaiQuan Gray (F)

Top Returners: Sr, Anthony Polite (G), Sr, Malik Osborne (F), Sr, RayQuan Evans (G)

Top Acquisitions: Fr, Jalen Warley (G) Fr, Matthew Cleveland (G), Jr, Caleb Mills (G) (Houston Transfer)

22. Virginia

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Head Coach: Tony Bennett (13th Season)

2020-2021 Record: 18-7

Tournament Result: First Round Loss (Ohio)

Key Losses: Trey Murphy (F), Sam Hauser (F), Jay Huff (F), Tomas Woldetensae (G)

Top Returners: Sr, Kihei Clark (G), SO, Reece Beekman (G), SO, Kadin Shedrick (F)

Top Acquisitions: Jr, Armaan Franklin (G) (Indiana Transfer), Sr, Jayden Gardner (F) (ECU Transfer), Fr, Igor Milicic Jr. (G/F)

21. Auburn

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Head Coach: Bruce Pearl (8th Season)

2020-2021 Record: 13-14

Tournament Result: DNP

Key Losses: Sharife Cooper (G), Justin Powell (G), JT Thor (F), Jamal Johnson (G)

Top Returners: Jr, Allen Flanigan (G/F), Jr, Devan Cambridge (G), Jr, Jaylin Williams (F)

Top Acquisitions: Fr, Jabari Smith (F), SO, Walker Kessler (C) (UNC Transfer), SO, Wendell Green (G) (Eastern Kentucky Transfer), SO, K.D Johnson (G) (Georgia Transfer)

NOTE: Allen Flanigan suffered an ACL injury in practice and is expected to be sidelined until at least late November.

20. Maryland

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Head Coach: Mark Turgeon (8th Season)

2020-2021 Record: 17-14

Tournament Result: Second Round Loss (Alabama)

Key Losses: Aaron Wiggins (F/G), Darryl Morsell (G), Jairus Hamilton (F), Galin Smith (F)

Top Returners: Sr, Eric Ayala (G), Jr, Donta Scott (F), Jr, Hakim Hart (G)

Top Acquisitions: Sr, Fatts Russell (G) (Rhode Island Transfer), Jr, Qudus Wahab (F) (Georgetown Transfer), Fr, Julian Reese (F), SO, Ian Martinez (G) (Utah Transfer)

19. North Carolina

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Head Coach: Hubert Davis (1st Season)

2020-2021 Record: 18-11

Tournament Result: First Round Loss (Wisconsin)

Key Losses: Roy Williams (HC), Garrison Brooks (F), Day’Ron Sharpe (F/C), Walker Kessler (C/F)

Top Returners: Jr, Armando Bacot (C), SO, Caleb Love (G), SO, Kerwin Walton (G), Sr, Leaky Black (G/F), SO, RJ Davis (G)

Top Acquisitions: Sr, Brady Manek (F) (Oklahoma Transfer), Jr, Justin McKoy (F) (Virginia Transfer), SO, Dawson Garcia (F) (Marquette Transfer), Fr, Dontrez Styles (F)

18. Tennessee

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Head Coach: Rick Barnes (7th Season)

2020-2021 Record: 18-9

Tournament Result: First Round Loss (Oregon State)

Key Losses: Yves Pons (F), Jaden Springer (G), Keon Johnson (F)

Top Returners: Jr, Santiago Vescovi (G), Sr, John Fulkerson (F), Jr, Josiah-Jordan James (G/F)

Top Acquisitions: Fr, Kennedy Chandler (G), SO, Justin Powell (G) (Auburn Transfer) Fr, Brandon Huntley-Hatfield (F), Fr, Jonas Aidoo (C)

17. Oregon

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Head Coach: Dana Altman (12th Season)

2020-2021 Record: 21-7

Tournament Result: Sweet 16 Loss (USC)

Key Losses: Eugene Omoruyi (F), Chris Duarte (G), LJ Figueroa (G), Amauri Hardy (G)

Top Returners: Sr, Will Richardson (G), Sr, Eric Williams (F), Jr, N’Faly Dante (C), SO, Franck Kepnang (C)

Top Acquisitions: Jr, De’Vion Harmon (G) (Oklahoma Transfer), Jr, Quincy Guerrier (F) (Syracuse Transfer) Sr, Jacob Young (G) (Rutgers Transfer)

16. Baylor

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Head Coach: Scott Drew (19th Season)

2020-2021 Record: 28-2

Tournament Result: Won the National Championship

Key Losses: Davion Mitchell (G), Jared Butler (G), MaCio Teague (G), Mark Vital (G)

Top Returners: Sr, Matthew Mayer (F), Jr, Adam Flagler (G), Jr, Jonathan Tchamwa Tchatchoua (F), Sr, Flo Thamba (F)

Top Acquisitions: Fr, Kendall Brown (F), Sr, James Akinjo (G) (Arizona Transfer), Fr, Langston Love (G)

15. Memphis

Landers Nolley scores 27 points, Memphis makes 14 3s in win vs. Colorado  State in NIT semis - College Basketball | NBC Sports

Head Coach: Penny Hardaway (4th Season)

2020-2021 Record: 20-8

Tournament Result: NIT Champions

Key Losses: Moussa Cisse (C), DJ Jeffries (F), Boogie Ellis (G)

Top Returners: Jr, Landers Nolley (G), Sr, DeAndre Williams (F), Sr, Alex Lomax (G), Jr, Lester Quinones (G)

Top Acquisitions: Fr, Emoni Bates (G/F), Fr, Jalen Duren (F), SO, Earl Timberlake (G) (Miami Transfer), Fr, Josh Minott (F), Fr, Sam Onu (C)

14. Illinois

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Head Coach: Brad Underwood (5th Season)

2020-2021 Record: 24-7

Tournament Result: Second Round Loss (Loyola Chicago)

Key Losses: Ayo Dosunmu (G), Giorgi Bezhanishvili (F), Adam Miller (G)

Top Returners: Jr, Kofi Cockburn (C), Sr, Trent Frazier (G), SO, Andre Curbelo (G), Sr, Da’Monte Williams (G), Sr, Jacob Grandison (G/F)

Top Acquisitions: Sr, Alfonso Plummer (G) (Utah Transfer), Jr, Omar Payne (F) (Florida Transfer), Fr, RJ Melendez (G), Sr, Austin Hutcherson (G) (DII Transfer)

13. Ohio State

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Head Coach: Chris Holtmann (5th Season)

2020-2021 Record: 21-10

Tournament Result: First Round Loss (Oral Roberts)

Key Losses: Duane Washington (G), CJ Walker (G), Musa Jallow (G)

Top Returners: Jr, EJ Liddell (F), Sr, Justice Sueing (F), Sr, Kyle Young (F), SO, Zed Key (F)

Top Acquisitions: Sr, Jamari Wheeler (G) (Penn State Transfer), Fr, Malaki Branham (G), Sr, Joey Brunk (C) (Indiana Transfer), Sr, Cedric Russell (G) (Lousiana Lafayette Transfer)

12. Houston

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Head Coach: Kelvin Sampson (8th Season)

2020-2021 Record: 28-4

Tournament Result: Final Four Loss (Baylor)

Key Losses: Quentin Grimes (G), DeJon Jarreau (G), Justin Gorham (F), Brison Gresham (F)

Top Returners: Jr, Marcus Sasser (G), Sr, Fabian White (F), SO, Tramon Mark (G), Sr, Reggie Chaney (F/C), SO, J’Wan Roberts (F)

Top Acquisitions: Sr, Kyler Edwards (G) (Texas Tech Transfer), Sr, Taze Moore (G) (Cal St. Bakersfield Transfer), Fr, Ja’Vier Francis (F), Sr, Josh Carlton (F/C) (UConn Transfer)

11. Arkansas

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Head Coach: Eric Musselman (3rd Season)

2020-2021 Record: 25-7

Tournament Result: Elite 8 Loss (Baylor)

Key Losses: Moses Moody (G), Justin Smith (F), Jalen Tate (F), Vance Jackson (F), Desi Sills (G)

Top Returners: SO, Devo Davis (G), SO, Jaylin Williams (F), Sr, J.D. Notae (G), Jr, Connor Vanover (C)

Top Acquisitions: Sr, Chris Lykes (G) (Miami Transfer), Sr, Stanley Umude (G/F) (South Dakota Transfer), Sr, Au’Diese Toney (G) (Pitt Transfer), Sr, Trey Wade (F) (Wichita State Transfer)

10. Duke

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Head Coach: Mike Krzyzewski (42nd Season)

2020-2021 Record: 13-11

Tournament Result: DNP

Key Losses: Matthew Hurt (F), DJ Steward (G), Jalen Johnson (F)

Top Returners: SO, Jeremy Roach (G), Jr, Wendell Moore (G), SO, Mark Williams (F), Sr, Joey Baker (F)

Top Acquisitions: Fr, Paolo Banchero (F), Fr, AJ Griffin (G), Fr, Trevor Keels (G), Sr, Theo John (F) (Marquette Transfer) Fr, Jaylen Blakes (G)

9. Kentucky

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Head Coach: John Calipari (13th Season)

2020-2021 Record: 9-16

Tournament Result: DNP

Key Losses: BJ Boston (G), Devin Askew (G), Isaiah Jackson (F), Olivier Sarr (F)

Top Returners: Jr, Keion Brooks (F), Sr, Davion Mintz (G) (Used Extra Covid Year), SO, Dontaie Allen (G), Jr, Jacob Toppin (F)

Top Acquisitions: Sr, Kellan Grady (G) (Davidson Transfer), Fr, Daimion Collins (F), Jr, Oscar Tshiebwe (F) (West Virginia Transfer), Fr, TyTy Washington (G), SO, Sahvir Wheeler (G) (Georgia Transfer), Jr, CJ Fredrick (G) (Iowa Transfer)

8. Purdue

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Head Coach: Matt Painter (17th Season)

2020-2021 Record: 18-10

Tournament Result: First Round Loss (North Texas)

Key Losses: Aaron Wheeler (F)

Top Returners: Sr, Trevion Williams (F), Sr, Eric Hunter (G), SO, Brandon Newman (G), Sr, Sasha Stefanovic (G), SO, Mason Gillis (F), SO, Jaden Ivey (G), SO, Zach Edey (C)

Top Acquisitions: Fr, Trey Kaufman-Renn (F), Fr, Caleb Furst (F)

7. Michigan

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Head Coach: Juwan Howard (3rd Season)

2020-2021 Record: 23-5

Tournament Result: Elite 8 Loss (UCLA)

Key Losses: Franz Wagner (F), Mike Smith (G), Isaiah Livers (F), Chaundee Brown (G), Austin Davis (C)

Top Returners: SO, Hunter Dickinson (C), Sr, Eli Brooks (G), Sr, Brandon Johns (F), SO, Terrance Williams (F)

Top Acquisitions: Sr, DeVante Jones (G) (Coastal Carolina Transfer), Fr, Caleb Houstan (G/F), Fr, Moussa Diabate (F), Fr, Kobe Bufkin (G), Fr, Frankie Collins (G)

6. Alabama

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Head Coach: Nate Oats (3rd Season)

2020-2021 Record: 26-7

Tournament Result: Sweet 16 Loss (UCLA)

Key Losses: Josh Primo (G), Herb Jones (F), John Petty (G), Alex Reese (F), Jordan Bruner (F)

Top Returners: Jr, Jaden Shackelford, (G), Sr, Keon Ellis (G), Jr, Jahvon Quinerly (G), SO, Juwan Gary (F)

Top Acquisitions: Fr, JD Davison (G), Sr, Noah Gurley (F) (Furman Transfer), SO, Nimari Burnett (G) (Texas Tech Transfer), Fr, Charles Bediako (F)

5. Texas

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Head Coach: Chris Beard (1st Season)

2020-2021 Record: 19-8

Tournament Result: First Round Loss (Abilene Christian)

Key Losses: Matt Coleman (G), Jericho Sims (F), Greg Brown (F), Kai Jones (C)

Top Returners: Sr, Andrew Jones (G), Sr, Courtney Ramey (G), Sr, Jase Febres (G)

Top Acquisitions: Jr, Marcus Carr (G) (Minnesotta Transfer), Jr, Dylan Disu (F) (Vanderbilt Transfer), SO, Tre Mitchell (F) (UMass Transfer), Sr, Christian Bishop (F) (Creighton Transfer) Sr, Timmy Allen (F) (Utah Transfer) SO, Devin Askew (G) (Kentucky Transfer)

4. UCLA

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Head Coach: Mick Cronin (3rd Season)

2020-2021 Record: 22-10

Tournament Result: Final Four Loss (Gonzaga)

Key Losses: Chris Smith (G), Jalen Hill (F)

Top Returners: Jr, Johnny Juzang (G), Sr, Cody Riley (F), Jr, Tyger Campbell (G) Jr, Jaime Jaquez (G/F), Sr, Jules Bernard (G), Jr, Jake Kyman (G/F)

Top Acquisitions: Fr, Peyton Watson (G/F), Fr, Will McClendon (G), Sr, Myles Johnson (C) (Rutgers Transfer)

3. Kansas

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Head Coach: Bill Self (19th Season)

2020-2021 Record: 21-9

Tournament Result: Second Round Loss (USC)

Key Losses: Marcus Garrett (G)

Top Returners: Sr, Ochai Agbaji (G), SO, Jalen Wilson (F), Sr, David McCormack (F), Jr, Christian Braun (G), SO, Dajuan Harris (G), Sr, Mitch Lightfoot (F)

Top Acquisitions: Sr, Remy Martin (G) (Arizona State Transfer), Jr, Joseph Yusefu (G) (Drake Transfer), Sr, Jalen Coleman-Lands (G) (Iowa State Transfer), Sr, Cam Martin (F) (DII Transfer) Fr, Bobby Pettiford (G), Fr, Zach Clemence (F)

2. Villanova

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Head Coach: Jay Wright (21st Season)

2020-2021 Record: 18-7

Tournament Result: Sweet 16 Loss (Baylor)

Key Losses: Jeremiah Robinson-Earl (F), Cole Swider (F)

Top Returners: Sr, Collin Gillespie (G) (Covid Extra Year), Jr, Justin Moore (G), Sr, Jermaine Samuels (F) (Covid Extra Year), Sr, Caleb Daniels (G), Sr, Dhamir Cosby-Roundtree (F), Jr, Bryan Antoine (G)

Top Acquisitions: Fr, Jordan Longino (G), Fr, Nnanna Njoku (C), Fr, Angelo Brizzi (G)

1. Gonzaga

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Head Coach: Mark Few (23rd Season)

2020-2021 Record: 31-1

Tournament Result: National Championship Loss (Baylor)

Key Losses: Jalen Suggs (G), Corey Kispert (F), Joel Ayayi (G), Aaron Cook (G)

Top Returners: Jr, Drew Timme (F), Sr, Andrew Nembhard (G), Jr, Anton Watson (F), SO, Julian Strawther (G), SO, Dominick Harris (G)

Top Acquisitions: Sr, Rasir Bolton (G) (Iowa State Transfer), Fr, Chet Holmgren (F), Fr, Hunter Sallis (G), Fr, Nolan Hickman (G), Fr, Kaden Perry (F)

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