- The Washington Times - Friday, February 20, 2009

DELMARVA/D.C. POWER RANKINGS

(all records through Wednesday)

1. Virginia Commonwealth

Record: 19-8

Previous rank: 2

Rams sit alone atop the topsy-turvy CAA with two league games remaining

2. Georgetown

Record: 14-10

Previous rank: 3

Hoyas need to do more than beat Rutgers and South Florida to make NCAA push

3. George Mason

Record: 18-8

Previous rank: 5

Patriots’ win Wednesday was program’s first with fewer than 50 points since 2001

4. Maryland

Record: 16-9

Previous rank: 4

Clearly not on the same level as ACC’s elite, which bodes ill with UNC visiting

5. Virginia Tech

Record: 16-9

Previous rank: 1

Jeff Allen has fulfilled his quota for suspensions for the season

6. American

Record: 18-7

Previous rank: 6

Will all but secure Patriot regular-season crown with defeat of Holy Cross on Saturday

7. Old Dominion

Record: 17-9

Previous rank: 8

Monarchs get sublime in-state BracketBuster matchup Saturday against Liberty

8. Morgan State

Record: 16-10

Previous rank: 11

Fashion trend-setter Todd Bozeman has Bears in full control of the MEAC

9. Navy

Record: 17-9

Previous rank: 9

Second-half collapse at Holy Cross dashes slim hopes at regular-season PL title run

10. Mount St. Mary’s

Record: 16-11

Previous rank: 12

Mountaineers have won 11 of 13 and are entrenched in second in NEC

64 PLUS ONE “ Projecting the NCAA tournament

SOUTH

1. North Carolina*

2. Villanova

3. Missouri

4. Marquette

5. Illinois

6. UCLA

7. Dayton

8. Arizona

9. Texas

10. Boston College

11. Penn State

12. Creighton*

13. Kentucky

14. Cornell*

15. Belmont*

16. Morgan State*

EAST

1. Pittsburgh*

2. Duke

3. Xavier*

4. Kansas

5. Arizona State

6. Syracuse

7. Ohio State

8. Tennessee

9. Wisconsin

10. Brigham Young

11. Siena*

12. San Diego State

13. American*

14. Weber State*

15. Robert Morris*

16. Alabama State*/Radford*

MIDWEST

1. Oklahoma*

2. Memphis*

3. Louisville

4. Clemson

5. Purdue

6. Florida State

7. Utah*

8. California

9. Florida

10. South Carolina

11. Davidson*

12. Cincinnati

13. Buffalo*

14. Binghamton*

15. North Dakota State*

16. UT-Martin*

WEST

1. Connecticut

2. Michigan State*

3. Wake Forest

4. Washington*

5. Gonzaga*

6. West Virginia

7. Butler*

8. Louisiana State*

9. Minnesota

10. Utah State*

11. Southern California

12. Kansas State

13. VCU*

14. Arkansas-Little Rock*

15. Stephen F. Austin*

16. Long Beach State*

* Automatic berth

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