Duke is No. 1 in way-too-early AP poll for 2018-19

Villanova players celebrate after the championship game of the Final Four NCAA college basketball tournament against Michigan, Monday, April 2, 2018, in San Antonio. Villanova won 79-62. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

SAN ANTONIO — Villanova was clearly college basketball’s best team in 2017-18, romping through the NCAA Tournament and capping it with a rout of Michigan in the title game.