North Carolina's convincing victory over Duke moved the Tar Heels (30-3) back to No. 1 today in the final AP college basketball poll.
North Carolina received 55 first-place votes and 1,734 points from the national media panel. Kansas (34-3) moved up one spot to second with 13 No. 1 votes and 1,652 points. Duke (29-3) dropped two spots to third with 1,601 points and was followed by Arizona (27-4). The Wildcats had 1,580 points.Kentucky jumped from seventh to fifth and was followed by Connecticut, Utah, Princeton, Cincinnati and Stanford.