AVCA Division I Coaches Top 25 Final Poll: December 22, 2009

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Rank

School (First-Place Votes)

Total Points

2009 Record

Last Week 

1

Penn State (60)

1500 

38-0

1

2

Texas

1440

29-2 

2

3

Hawai'i

1380

32-3

3

4

Minnesota

1300

28-9

11

5

Nebraska

1232

26-7

7

Iowa State

1141

27-5

5

7

Stanford

1100

23-8

8

California

1058

21-11 

10

9

Michigan 

1012

27-10 

16

10

Illinois

982

26-6

8

11

Florida State

921

31-3 

12

12

Kentucky

823

29-5

13

13

Washington

751

24-6

14

UCLA

716 

24-9 

15 

Florida

675

25-6

14

16 

Southern California

578

22-10

15 

17

Colorado State

516 

25-6 

25

18

Oregon

437

20-10

17

19

LSU

398

25-7 

18

20

Baylor

357

24-10 

NR

21

Texas A&M

293

20-11

NR

22

St. Mary's (Calif.)

242

23-5 

21

23

Northern Iowa

204

31-3

20

24

Tennessee

137 

24-8

24

25

Dayton

93

30-4

23 

Others Receiving Votes and appearing on two or more ballots: Arizona 62; Saint Louis 24; Ohio 23; Ohio State 18; Wichita State 17; Notre Dame 16; Pepperdine 12; UC Santa Barbara 12; San Diego 5; Florida International 4

 

Four schools were listed on only one ballot for a total of 21 points.

 

Dropped Out: Arizona (19); Saint Louis (22)

 

Next poll: Preseason 2010

Poll conducted and distributed by the AVCA