Top 25

  • Top 2 remain the same Kentucky and Villanova.
  • #3 UNC, #4 Kansas, #5 Duke and #6 Virginia all move up 1 spot.
  • #9 Baylor moves all the way up from #20.
  • #12 St Marys is playing fantastic basketball and have not received a scare yet.
  • #13 Indiana fell 10 spots after being upset by IPFW.
  • #14 Louisville only drops 4 spots after their loss to Baylor.
  • #16 Arizona falls 8 spots after a loss to now #18 Butler.
  • #17 Wisconsin is just hanging around quietly right now.
  • #20 South Carolina is on fire right now and their ranking shows it with their recent win coming to #22 Syracuse.
  • #21 URI is hanging tough, but have some tests coming up.
  • #23 Oregon fell 10 spots after playing pretty bad in the Maui Jim Maui invitational and dropping 2 games.
  • #24 Florida is new to the poll after playing well against good competition.
  • #25 West Virginia hangs on to stay in the poll after a loss to Temple
  • Teams that fell out- Texas, Michigan and FSU.

Other Takeaways

  • Washington State got killed and upset by Loyola (IL).
  • NC State almost upset by Loyola (IL) then has a good game with Dennis Smith Jr at the helm and beats Illinois State.
  • ND wins the legend classic over Northwestern.
  • Illinois is upset by Winthrop.
  • Vandy upset by Bucknell
  • SDSU destroys Cal.
  • Valpo beats Alabama by 8.
  • Uconn almost loses to D2 Chaminade
  • Minnesota dominates Arkansas.
  • Wichita State beats LSU by 35.
  • MSU barely beats St Johns.
  • Miami beats a shockingly good Stanford team.
  • Nebraska beats Dayton by 2.
  • Kansas State holds off a good game from BCU.
  • USC beats SMU by 5.
  • Maryland beats Richmond in OT by just 6.
  • Oregon State beat by Fresno State.
  • Providence beats Memphis by 9.
  • Mississippi State destroyed and upset by Leigh.
  • Vtech kills Nebraska in 2nd half wins big.