finalfourcuse's Week 10 Ballot

1 Houston Not the strongest resume but I feel they are the top contender.
2 Kansas Very well could repeat as champions.
3Purdue Good recovery after the loss to Rutgers.
4 UConn Recent losses were to very good teams. No need to worry.
5 UCLA Flying under the radar.
6Tennessee Delivered a brutal beating to South Carolina on Saturday.
7 Alabama Among the elite contenders so far.
8 Kansas State Huge week for KSU. They've proven themselves.
9Texas Solid bounce back win against Oklahoma State amidst the turmoil.
10Arizona A loss to Washington State is not a favorable result for this team.
11 Gonzaga Not the Gonzaga were used too. Very vulnerable.
12 Saint Mary's Destroyed Portland and in position to run the WCC.
13Xavier Showing signs of greatness in recent weeks.
14 Virginia Down slightly after losing to Pitt.
15Arkansas So close to making a move, but the Auburn loss will hold them back.
16 Providence Needed something big to prove themselves. Then they beat UConn.
17 Charleston Staying clean.
18 Miami (FL) On the downtrend after the loss to Georgia Tech.
19 Ohio State Gain a spot despite losing to Purdue because the world around them is crumbling to pieces.
20TCU Beating Iowa State would have shot TCU up the rankings. Still a very good team.
21 Auburn Offset the Georgia by beating Arkansas.
22 Iowa State Enters after beating OU and TCU.
23 Missouri Hold position after loss to Arkansas, and win over Vandy.
24 Florida Atlantic Big win against UAB sees the Owls into the Top 25.
25 Wisconsin Slipping.

Overall Rationale

Also Considered: Memphis, Marquette, San Diego State, Rutgers, Baylor, Duke, Illinois, NC State, New Mexico, West Virginia, Clemson, Pittsburgh, North Carolina, Kentucky, Mississippi State, Northwestern