Preseason USA Today/ESPN Top 25 Poll

Among Niner opponents (and potential in PNIT) are:

  1. Duke
  2. Tennessee
  3. UConn
  4. Georgia Tech
  5. Dayton
  6. Louisville

Xavier in the ORV category.

ESPN.com: 2010 NCAA Men’s Basketball Rankings (Nov. 6)

BTW, Phil Martelli is representing the A-10 this season on the USA TODAY/ESPN Board of Coaches, with Bob McKillop the SoCon rep.

memphis 3 votes.

hahahahaha

[QUOTE=ninerID;439812]memphis 3 votes.

hahahahaha[/QUOTE]

and we have zero. what right do we have to laugh at anyone?

[QUOTE=ninerfan55;439816]and we have zero. what right do we have to laugh at anyone?[/QUOTE]

We shall always reserve the right to mock Mempiss and UNC, regardless of our own success or lacktherof. It’s in the “49er Fan” rulebook.

[QUOTE=ninerfan55;439816]and we have zero. what right do we have to laugh at anyone?[/QUOTE]
we don’t but i have accepted it, i imagine it hasn’t quite set in there.

[QUOTE=ninerfan55;439816]and we have zero. what right do we have to laugh at anyone?[/QUOTE]

The same right that allows to make of the San Francisco Dons and their 2 championships.

AP is now out too…

  1. Duke
  2. Tennessee
  3. UConn
  4. Louisville
  5. Dayton
  6. Georgia Tech

ORV includes X, Old Dominion, and Western Kentucky.

CBSSports.com: AP Top 25

[QUOTE=bleedsgreenandgold;439821]The same right that allows to make of the San Francisco Dons and their 2 championships.[/QUOTE]

…and don’t forget about LaSalle.

Opponents Niners will/may face this season who made the 50-player Naismith Trophy Preseason Watch List:

Jerome Dyson (Connecticut)
Derrick Favors (Georgia Tech)
Gani Lawal (Georgia Tech)
Tasmin Mitchell (LSU)
Samardo Samuels (Louisville)
Kyle Singler (Duke)
Tyler Smith (Tennessee)
Chris Wright (Dayton)

CBSSports.com: Naismith Trophy Preseason Watch List announced

Rough schedule, let’s win half these.

[QUOTE=wayton5646;439846]Rough schedule, let’s win [B]ALL[/B] of these.[/QUOTE]Fixed.

Looking over the women’s sked and they have some likely AP Top 25 foes as well. Unfortunately, none are at Halton. Anyway, here are the preseason rankings of A-10 and OOC foes for the Lady Niners…

@ #4 Notre Dame
@ #6 Duke
@ #11 Xavier
vs. #14 UVa (possible opponent in 2nd round of Junkanoo Jam, The Bahamas)

And a couple in the ORV category:

vs. South Dakota State (1st round opponent, Junkanoo Jam) [70 votes]
@ Temple [1 vote]

ESPN.com: 2010 NCAA Women’s Basketball Rankings (Nov. 10)