The University of Florida will enter the 2017-18 men’s basketball season as a top contender for a national title. Head coach Mike White led the Gators to the Elite Eight last year and returns a solid portion of the lineup this year.

On Thursday, USA Today announced the preseason coaches poll and Florida is ranked #7 to begin the season.

Florida is one of just three SEC teams to be ranked in the top-25.

USA TODAY PRESEASON COACHES POLL TOP-25:

  1. DUKE
  2. MICHIGAN STATE
  3. KANSAS
  4. KENTUCKY
  5. ARIZONA
  6. VILLANOVA
  7. FLORIDA
  8. WICHITA STATE
  9. NORTH CAROLINA
  10. WEST VIRGINIA
  11. SOUTHERN CAL
  12. MIAMI
  13. CINCINNATI
  14. NOTRE DAME
  15. MINNESOTA
  16. LOUISVILLE
  17. XAVIER
  18. UCLA
  19. GONZAGA
  20. NORTHWESTERN
  21. PURDUE
  22. ST. MARY’S
  23. SETON HALL
  24. BAYLOR
  25. ALABAMA
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