DAYTON — The Dayton Flyers finished No. 3 in the final Associated Press Top 25 Poll released Wednesday.
The ranking matched the best year-end ranking for the program with the 1955-56 team that finished the season also ranked third in the AP poll. The Flyers also finished the year with the program record for most consecutive weeks ranked in the Top 25 Poll.
Dayton finished the season with a program-best 29 wins and only two losses. Both of those losses were in overtime and one was to the Kansas Jayhawks, who finished first in the poll.
Rounding out the top five in the poll were No. 1 Kansas, No. 2 Gonzaga, No. 4 Florida State, and No. 5 Baylor.