Creighton’s men’s basketball squad is ranked ninth in the AP preseason Top 25, which came out today.
It’s the highest preseason AP ranking ever for the Bluejays. The No. 9 ranking marks the fifth time in program history the writers have voted CU to the Top 25 in the preseason.
Creighton is one two Big East teams in the poll, joining No. 16 Villanova. North Carolina sits atop the rankings, followed by Gonzaga, Houston and Kentucky.