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One person voted for the Dayton Flyers in the Associated Press top-25 preseason poll.
Chris Dachille, of WBAL-TV in Baltimore, ranked Dayton No. 21 in the poll released Wednesday, giving the Flyers five points, or the 40th most points in the poll. Forty eight teams received at least one vote.
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Dayton is one spot ahead of Ball State, its first opponent on Nov. 10. Seth Davis, of The Athletic, ranked the Cardinals No. 22.
Duke is the preseason No. 1 and is followed by Michigan State, Arizona, Kansas and Kentucky. Cincinnati is 12th. Xavier is 17th. Saint Mary’s, one of Dayton’s opponents, is No. 22.
In the preseason poll a year ago, the Flyers ranked just outside the top 25.