After its 4-0 week, including a three-game Pac-12 sweep of Washington State, Oregon State remained on top of the CBI Composite Poll.

This week’s poll includes four of the national polls. As of Monday evening, the NCBWA poll had not yet been posted.

The Beavers were first in all four polls.

North Carolina had a 3-1 week and moved up one spot to second. The Tar Heels took two of three from ACC-rival Duke. UNC was second in three polls and fifth in the other.

Florida took two of three from No. 7 Kentucky in SEC play and climbed two places to third. The Gators were second in one poll and fourth in the other three.

Texas Tech swept a three-game Big 12 set from Kansas and held onto fourth. The Red Raiders were third in four polls and sixth in the other.

Louisville had an 0-3 week, including a pair of ACC losses to Florida State, and dropped three spots to fifth. The Cardinals were fourth in one poll and fifth in the other three.

No teams dropped out of last week’s poll.

There are five teams from both the ACC and SEC in this week’s poll. There are three from the Pac-12, two from the Big 12 and Big West, and single entries from the Big Ten, Conference USA and Missouri Valley.

CBI Composite Poll (5/22/17) BA CB D1 US Composite Last rank
1 Oregon State (45-4) 1 1 1 1 4 1
2 North Carolina (44-11) 2 5 2 2 11 3
3 Florida (40-15) 4 2 4 4 14 5
4 Texas Tech (42-13) 3 6 3 3 15 4
5 Louisville (46-9) 5 4 5 5 19 2
6 LSU (39-17) 8 3 7 6 24 8
7 TCU (39-14) 6 7 6 7 26 6
8 Stanford (37-14) 9 8 10 8 35 10
9 Long Beach State (35-16-1) 7 9 9 11 36 9
10 Kentucky (38-18) 10 10 8 9 37 7
11 Virginia (41-13) 11 11 12 10 44 12
12 Southern Miss (44-12) 15 14 11 12 52 16
13 Arkansas (39-15) 13 13 13 13 52 15
14 Wake Forest (38-17) 12 16 14 16 58 18
15 Arizona (36-17) 16 15 15 17 63 17
16 Clemson (39-17) 17 17 18 14 66 13
17 Missouri State (30-13) NR 12 22 21 73 19
18 Cal State Fullerton (33-19) 14 25 17 18 74 14
19 Michigan (42-13) 19 24 16 15 74 20
20 Mississippi State (34-22) 18 21 19 19 77 11

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