FSU men open at No. 20 in AP preseason poll

The Florida State men’s basketball team is ranked No. 20 in the preseason AP top 25, which was released on Monday afternoon.

Duke is the highest ranked ACC team at No. 9, followed by No. 19 North Carolina. Virginia is also ranked at No. 25.

Gonzaga is in the top spot, followed by UCLA, Kansas, Villanova and Texas. The complete top 25 can be viewed here.

FSU plays the first of two exhibition games on Oct. 28 against Mississippi College at the Donald L. Tucker Center.