Wichita State moves ahead of KU in AP basketball poll

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Kentucky remains the unanimous No. 1 during a tumultuous week in The Associated Press Top 25.

The Wildcats (29-0) received all 65 first-place votes from a media panel on Monday.

Virginia remained at No. 2, but the next three spots changed after Gonzaga and Wisconsin lost.

Duke moved up one to No. 3, Villanova climbed two spots to No. 4 and Arizona was up two to No. 5.

Wisconsin dropped at spot to No. 6 and Gonzaga fell four places to No. 7.

Wichita State moved back into the top 10 at No. 8 and Kansas dropped to No. 9 after losing to Kansas State.

Maryland moved into the top 10 for the first time since 2003 and No. 25 Murray State is ranked for the first time since 2012.

RecordPtsPrv

1. Kentucky (65) 29-0 1,625 1

2. Virginia 27-1 1,547 2

3. Duke 26-3 1,501 4

4. Villanova 27-2 1,417 6

5. Arizona 26-3 1,338 7

6. Wisconsin 26-3 1,318 5

7. Gonzaga 29-2 1,244 3

8. Wichita St. 27-3 1,104 11

9. Kansas 23-6 1,087 8

10. Maryland 24-5 1,035 14

11. N. Iowa 27-3 908 10

12. Notre Dame 24-5 879 9

13. Utah 22-6 823 13

14. Baylor 22-7 801 19

15. Oklahoma 20-8 759 16

16. Louisville 23-6 728 17

17. Iowa St. 20-8 536 12

18. Arkansas 23-6 515 18

19. North Carolina 20-9 435 15

20. West Virginia 22-7 389 20

21. Butler 21-8 359 23

22. SMU 23-6 210 21

23. Ohio St. 21-8 114 –

24. Providence 20-9 91 25

25. Murray St. 26-4 79 –

Others receiving votes: Dayton 61, Boise St. 53, Oregon 33, St. John’s 27, BYU 21, Texas A&M 20, Davidson 18, Georgetown 13, Colorado St. 7, San Diego St. 7, Tulsa 7, LSU 6, Rhode Island 3, VCU 3, Stephen F. Austin 2, Valparaiso 2.

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