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Kansas Remains No. 14 in USA Today Basketball Coach’s Poll

Nov. 28, 2011
Rank
Team (first-place votes)
Record
Points
Last week
1.
Kentucky (22)
6-0
765
2
2.
Ohio State (8)
6-0
748
3
3.
Syracuse (1)
6-0
701
5
4.
Duke
7-0
691
6
5.
North Carolina
5-1
628
1
6.
Louisville
5-0
620
7
7.
Wisconsin
6-0
530
11
8.
Baylor
5-0
509
10
9.
Florida
4-1
493
9
10.
Connecticut
6-1
456
4
11.
Xavier
4-0
447
12
12.
Alabama
7-0
443
13
13.
Missouri
6-0
356
21
14.
Kansas
3-2
342
14
15.
Michigan
5-1
310
15
16.
Marquette
5-0
309
17
17.
Pittsburgh
5-1
287
16
18.
Gonzaga
4-0
248
19
19.
Vanderbilt
5-1
200
22
20.
UNLV
7-0
186
NR
21.
Memphis
2-2
145
8
22.
Creighton
5-0
104
25
23.
California
5-1
98
18
24.
Mississippi State
7-1
86
NR
25.
Saint Louis
6-0
78
NR

Dropped out
No. 20 Florida State (5-2), No. 23 Arizona (4-2), No. 24 Texas A&M (4-1).

Others receiving votes
Texas A&M 63; Harvard 61; Arizona 27; Florida State 25; Purdue 25; Northwestern 23; San Diego State 20; Cleveland State 12; Georgetown 8; Michigan State 8; Illinois 7; George Mason 3; Indiana 3; Marshall 3; Washington 3; Texas 2; Cincinnati 1; Stanford 1.

About Derek Nester

Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids, and graduated from Valley Heights High School in May of 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communication. After stops at KFRM and KCLY radio in Clay Center, he joined KNDY in 2002 as a board operator and play by play announcer. Derek is now responsible for the digital content of Dierking Communications, Inc. 6 radio stations. In 2005 Derek joined the staff of KCFX radio in Kansas City as a production assistant for the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, which airs on 69 radio stations across 9 Midwest states.