Ap Top 25

  • 1-4 are still the same being Zaga, Nova, Kansas, and Baylor who are projected to be the 1 seeds in the tourney
  • 5-7 are made up of 3 PAC 12 teams, Arizona, UCLA, and Oregon in that order.
  • West Virginia finds themselves back in the Top 10 at #9 after not dropping a game in the Big 12 this week.
  • North Carolina is still in the Top 10 at #10 after dropping losing in College Basketball’s greatest rivalry.
  • Wisconsin lost a tough game to Northwestern and dropped 4 spots to #11.
  • Duke moved up 6 spots to #12 and are trending upward.
  • Cincy finally lost in the AAC on Sunday to SMU and dropped from #11 to #18.
  • SMU after that big win moved from #25 to #19.
  • New team at #25 is Notre Dame.
  • Wichita State came in at #26 in terms of vote getting.

Other Takeaways 

  • Syracuse knocked off Clemson with a 3 at the buzzer, but later in the week suffered a bad loss to Pitt ending their 5 game winning streak.
  • Northwestern had a great week destroying Illinois and upsetting Wisconsin.
  • Arkansas is heavily trending down after they fell to Vandy by 12. They went from an 8 seed in the tourney to the bubble in 2 weeks.
  • Iowa State fell to Texas by 2 then destroys Oklahoma.
  • Michigan destroys MSU in Ann Arbor then knocked off Indiana by 12 points capping off a great week.
  • Providence falls to Seton Hall by 2 in OT, but comes back upset #22 Butler to get back in the tourney conversation.
  • Vtech falls to Miami then upsets Virginia.
  • Gtown destroys Marquette boosting their resume.
  • Richmond had a great week and are close to tourney talks, but the resume is holding them back.
  • Tennessee drops a tough game to Georgia.