- The Washington Times - Friday, February 27, 2009

DELMARVA/D.C. POWER RANKINGS

(all records through Wednesday)

1. Maryland

Record: 17-10

Previous rank: 4

Terps likely still need three more victories for NCAA tournament invite

2. Virginia Commonwealth

Record: 20-9

Previous rank: 1

Anthony Grant’s team can sew up CAA regular season against Georgia State

3. American

Record: 20-7

Previous rank: 6

Three Bender brouhahas coming - Eagles have homecourt in PL tournament

4. George Mason

Record: 19-9

Previous rank: 3

Patriots likely to finish second or third in CAA after final set of games

5. Virginia Tech

Record: 17-10

Previous rank: 5

Hokies’ NCAA hopes revived with Delaney-led victory at Clemson

6. Old Dominion

Record: 19-9

Previous rank: 7

Not a real CAA dark horse, but likely to be a factor next week in Richmond

7. Georgetown

Record: 14-12

Previous rank: 2

With three near-certain NBA players, Hoyas among nation’s biggest disappointments

8. Morgan State

Record: 18-11

Previous rank: 8

Bears already secured MEAC’s top seed - and, at worst, an NIT berth

9. Radford

Record: 18-10

Previous rank: 15

Brad Greenberg’s Highlanders won’t have to leave home to chase down Big South’s berth

10. Navy

Record: 18-10

Previous rank: 9

Mids earned a PL home game, but it could be against one of five schools

64 PLUS ONE ” PROJECTING THE NCAA TOURNAMENT

EAST

1. Pittsburgh

2. Duke

3. Kansas*

4. Arizona State*

5. Xavier*

6. West Virginia

7. UCLA

8. South Carolina

9. Wisconsin

10. Brigham Young

11. Siena*

12. Oklahoma State

13. Maryland

14. North Dakota State*

15. Stephen F. Austin*

16. Alabama State*/Jacksonville*

SOUTH

1. North Carolina

2. Villanova

3. Missouri

4. Marquette

5. Illinois

6. Louisiana State*

7. California

8. Butler*

9. Florida

10. Utah State*

11. Virginia Tech

12. Southern California

13. Virginia Commonwealth*

14. Buffalo*

15. Cornell*

16. UT Martin*

MIDWEST

1. Oklahoma

2. Michigan State*

3. Louisville

4. Wake Forest

5. Washington*

6. Florida State

7. Texas

8. Minnesota

9. Ohio State

10. Tennessee

11. UNLV

12. Creighton*

13. Davidson*

14. Vermont*

15. Robert Morris*

16. Long Beach State*

WEST

1. Connecticut*

2. Memphis*

3. Clemson

4. Purdue

5. Gonzaga*

6. Utah*

7. Syracuse

8. Arizona

9. Boston College

10. Texas A&M;

11. Dayton

12. Western Kentucky*

13. American*

14. Weber State*

15. Radford*

16. Morgan State*

(* Automatic berth)

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