Vols ranked no. 25 in USA Today preseason basketball poll

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) — USA Today ranked the Vols at no.25 in their preseason basketball poll.

Michigan State took the top spot.

The Associated Press released the first college basketball rankings list of the 2019/2010 season.

Tennessee is not ranked in that poll.

Michigan State, the University of Kentucky, Kansas, Duke, and Louisville round out the top five.

Others who received votes but did not make the list include: Washington 164, Colorado 152, Tennessee 78, Marquette 68, Florida St. 36, Davidson 34, Harvard 24, Illinois 14, Missouri 13, Mississippi St. 12, Houston 11, Georgetown 11, Cincinnati 8, Notre Dame 7, Creighton 4, Syracuse 3, NC State 3, Vermont 2, Alabama 2, Southern Cal 2, Liberty 2, Michigan 2, Dayton 1, Colgate 1, Providence 1.

See the full list of rankings here