The USA Today/NFCA Division I Top 25 Poll is voted on by 30 NCAA Division I head coaches, one representing each conference. Final 2011 records are shown, first-place votes are in parentheses.

Rank Team Record Pts Pvs
1 Arizona St. 60-6 750 1
2 Florida 56-13 690 2
3 Alabama 53-11 675 3
4 California 45-13 651 5
5 Oklahoma 43-19 603 7
6 Missouri 53-13 594 6
7 Baylor 47-15 567 4
8 Arizona 43-18 515 11
9 Stanford 42-17 467 10
10 Georgia 51-14 455 9
11 Oklahoma St. 42-20 444 8
12 Washington 37-16 402 12
13 Kentucky 40-16 360 13
14 Tennessee 49-12 348 18
15 Michigan 53-6 324 17
16 Oregon 42-16 309 15
17 Texas A&M 44-15 297 14
18 Texas 46-10 278 20
19 UCLA 36-19 247 19
20 Houston 44-18 185 16
21 Nebraska 41-14 173 21
22 LSU 40-18 119 22
23 La.-Lafayette 51-11 95 23
24 Tulsa 46-15 45 24
25 Louisville 38-20 32 NR
Others receiving votes:
DePaul 23, Syracuse 18, Georgia Tech 17, Notre Dame 12, Fresno St. 10, East Carolina 8, Hawai‘i 7, Hofstra 7, San Diego St. 6, North Carolina 5, Texas Tech 5, Florida St. 2, Massachusetts 2, BYU 1, Fordham 1, New Mexico St. 1.
Dropped out:
No. 25 DePaul

 

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