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Creighton men's basketball ranked in AP Preseason Top 25

Posted at 12:14 PM, Oct 31, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-31 23:45:43-04

The Associated Press released it's preseason rankings Monday morning, and the Creighton Bluejays are getting some love. 

Creighton will head into its season opener ranked No. 22. The Bluejays finished last season with a 20-15 overall record, 9-9 in the Big East. There is a lot of hype around Creighton with the return of seniors like Maurice Watson Jr. and Cole Huff, and the emergence of Kansas State transfer Marcus Foster. 

The Bluejays open up their season against UMKC Nov. 11 at 8 p.m.

Here is the complete College Basketball AP Preseason Top 25: 

  1. Duke
  2. Kentucky
  3. Kansas
  4. Villanova
  5. Oregon
  6. North Carolina
  7. Xavier
  8. Virginia
  9. Wisconsin
  10. Arizona
  11. Indiana
  12. Michigan State
  13. Louisville
  14. Gonzaga
  15. Purdue
  16. UCLA
  17. St. Mary’s
  18. Connecticut
  19. Syracuse
  20. West Virginia
  21. Texas
  22. Creighton
  23. Rhode Island
  24. Iowa State
  25. Maryland