Saturday, January 26, 2002

How 'sweet' it is




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        Enquirer power ratings for the top 16 teams in the country

        1.Duke (17-1)Nice win at BC; faces Prosser & Virginia Sunday

        2.Kansas (16-2)Beat Oklahoma St. & Oklahoma; No. 1 in RPI

        3.Maryland (15-3)All losses were to teams in RPI's Top 5

        4.Florida (15-2)Tough one at Arkansas, then huge game vs. UK

        5.Cincinnati (18-1)South Florida (13-5, 33 RPI) is good test today

        6.Oklahoma (15-2)Beat Mizzou; up next: 3 teams in RPI's top 20

        7.Kentucky (13-4)Hell week ahead: vs. Alabama, at Florida

        8.Illinois (15-4)Hell week ahead: at Indiana, at Ohio State

        9.Virginia (14-2)Hell week ahead: at Duke, vs. Maryland

        10.Alabama (16-3)Legitimacy as SEC power tested today at UK

        11.Georgia (16-3)Huge win at Florida; matched last year's win total

        12.Miami, Fla. (18-2)Won four straight, gets Boston College Tuesday

        13.Stanford (12-4)Won at UCLA Thursday, travels to USC today

        14.Ohio State (15-2)Won nine straight; Illinois rolls in Tuesday

        15.Syracuse (16-4)Lose two straight, we drop you eight spots

        16.Gonzaga (17-3)Bold prediction: No more losses until NCAAs

       



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