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LINCOLN, NE - NOVEMBER 16: Quarterback Connor Cook #18 of the Michigan State Spartans scans the field during their game against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Memorial Stadium on November 16, 2013 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

BALLOT BREAKDOWN: MSU No. 8 In AP Preseason Poll

No. 8 Michigan State has its best preseason ranking since 1967, when the Spartans were No. 3.

97.1 The Ticket–08/18/2014

ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 16: Scottie Wilbekin #5 and Casey Prather #24 of the Florida Gators celebrate their 61 to 60 win over the Kentucky Wildcats in the Championship game of the 2014 Men's SEC Basketball Tournament at Georgia Dome on March 16, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Florida Tops Final Poll Of The Season

Breaking down this week’s Associated Press college basketball poll

97.1 The Ticket–03/17/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - FEBRUARY 06: Denzel Valentine #45 of the Michigan State Spartans is embraced by teammates as he leaves the floor after completing a double double with 11 rebounds and 11 points while playing the Penn State Nittany Lions at the Jack T. Breslin Student Events Center on February 6, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. Michigan State won the game 82-67. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Michigan State 9 And Michigan 15 In AP Poll

Syracuse is a unanimous No. 1 in The Associated Press college basketball poll for the second straight week while SMU moved into the Top 25 for the first time in almost three decades.

97.1 The Ticket–02/10/2014

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 1: Keith Appling #11 of the Michigan State passes the ball against the Georgetown Hoyas during the game at Madison Square Garden on February 1, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Nate Shron/Getty Images)

Michigan State 9 And Michigan 10 In New AP Poll

Florida, Wichita State, the only other unbeaten in Division I, and San Diego State remained third through fifth and were followed by Villanova, Cincinnati, Kansas, Michigan State and Michigan.

97.1 The Ticket–02/03/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - JANUARY 25: Nik Stauskas #11 of the Michigan Wolverines goes for the loose ball as Gary Harris #11 of the Michigan State Spartans defends during the second half of the game at Breslin Center on January 25, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. The Wolverines defeated the Spartans 80-75. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Michigan State 7 And Michigan 10 In Newest AP Poll

Arizona and Syracuse are 1-2 in The Associated Press college basketball poll for the eighth consecutive week.

97.1 The Ticket–01/27/2014

EVANSTON, IL - JANUARY 15: Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans gives instructions to his team against the Northwestern Wildcats at Welsh-Ryan Arena on January 15, 2014 in Evanston, Illinois. Michigan State defeated Northwestern 54-40. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Michigan State 3 And Michigan 21 In New AP Poll

Arizona and Syracuse are the top two teams in The Associated Press Top 25 for a seventh straight week.

97.1 The Ticket–01/21/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - JANUARY 11: Keith Appling #11 of the Michigan State Spartans grabs a loos ball in front of Austin Hollins #20 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers during the second half at the Jack T. Breslin Student Events Center on January 11, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. Michigan State won the game 87-75 in overtime. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Michigan State 4 In New AP Poll

Arizona and Syracuse remain No. 1 and 2 in The Associated Press college basketball poll for a sixth straight week and six newcomers joined the Top 25.

97.1 The Ticket–01/13/2014

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 01: (3rd-L) Michigan State Spartans head coach Mark Dantonio is interviewed onstage after defeating the Stanford Cardinal 24-20 in the 100th Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio at the Rose Bowl on January 1, 2014 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Florida State Finishes No. 1 In Both Polls, Michigan State Up To No. 3

Florida State capped off its undefeated season by finishing No. 1 in the final AP and coaches polls.

97.1 The Ticket–01/07/2014

Keith Appling #11 of the Michigan State Spartans. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Arizona No. 1 In AP Poll For 5th Straight Week; MSU 5th

Arizona is No. 1 in The Associated Press college basketball poll for the fifth straight week, but for the first time in that span there are changes in the Top 25.

97.1 The Ticket–01/06/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - DECEMBER 28: Gary Harris #14 of the Michigan State Spartans drives the ball to the basketball as Tradarri McPhearson #0 of the New Orleans Privateers defends during the first half of the game at the Breslin Center on December 28, 2013 in East Lansing, Michigan. The Spartans defeatede the Privateers 101-48. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Arizona No. 1 For 4th Straight Week; Michigan State 5th

The three Big Ten schools — Ohio State, Wisconsin and Michigan State — remained third through fifth.

97.1 The Ticket–12/30/2013

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