Ken Pomeroy, the popular statistician who bases his analysis on tempo-free data has released his 2014-15 Preseason Ranking of all 351 D-1 schools and the Villanova Wildcats are ranked #9.
To break out the Big East, 90% of the teams are in the Top 100. The conference as a whole is ranked 5th behind the Big Ten, Big 12, ACC, and SEC.
|St. John's Red Storm||39|
|Seton Hall Pirates||85|
|Marquette Golden Eagles||86|
|DePaul Blue Demons||197|