Still #1 part II
The Daily Quickie
at ESPN.com says of the Illini: They'll still be a No. 1 seed and should still be your favorite to win it all
. Illinois is also leading the poll on that page with 70 percent of the vote.
Despite the loss, CBS Sportsline keeps the Illini atop their poll
, they keep the top spot in the Pomery Ratings
and the Greenfield Power Ratings
but drop to second in the Sagarin Ratings
. Most importantly, Illinois keeps the #1 seed in Chicago, according to ESPN's Bracketology
and Warren Nolan
Illini Wonk will update with AP, Coaches and other polls as they come in. At least one AP Voter
kept Illinois in the top spot.
UDPATE: Dick Vitale keeps Illinois in the top spot on his poll
and Stewart Mandel has Illinois the #1 seed in Chicago on his Bracket Watch
BREAKING NEWS: Illini still No. 1, but not unanimously
. Same goes for the Coaches Poll