For the first time in school history, the Utah State Aggies are ranked in the AP Top 25 men's basketball preseason poll, coming in at 17th.
The Aggies finished the 2018-19 season ranked 25th in the same poll. Last season the Aggies finished 28-6 which earned the team an 8th seed in the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament.
The Aggies lost in the first round to the Washington Huskies 78-61.
The last time a Utah school was ranked in the men's basketball preseason poll was for the 2015-16 season when the University of Utah Utes were ranked 16th in the poll.
The Michigan State Spartans are ranked first for the first time in that school's history. Here's the top 10 teams:
- Michigan State
- North Carolina
- Seton Hall
- Texas Tech
- Utah State
- Ohio State
- Saint Mary's
- Virginia Commonwealth