12/7 Men's Basketball Top 25 Rankings


1#1 Kentucky Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewKentuckyKentucky survived another tough test against Texas. They have yet another this week against North Carolina.1
2#2 Arizona Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewArizonaArizona added another quality win to their resume by beating Gonzaga in overtime. They host Michigan this week.2
3#4 Duke Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewDukeDuke went on the road to Wisconsin and came away with a very impressive 80-70 victory.4
4#11 Villanova Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewVillanovaVillanova will look to remain perfect against Illinois on Tuesday night in New York. They also host Temple.6
5#14 Louisville Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewLouisvilleLouisville looked impressive in their win over Ohio State and they will look for another win over a Big Ten team next.12
6#3 Wisconsin Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewWisconsinThe Badgers lost at home to Duke, but at least followed it up with a 49-38 win at Marquette.3
7#10 Texas Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewTexasThere is no shame in losing by a dozen points at Kentucky. The lone game this week is against Texas State.5
8#7 Kansas Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewKansasKansas slipped past Florida and now they hit the road to face Georgetown and Utah this week.9
9#9 Gonzaga Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewGonzagaTaking Arizona to overtime on the road is not a bad result for Gonzaga. It was closer than some expected.7
10#15 Virginia Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewVirginiaVirginia proved that they are still a top team in the country with wins at Maryland and at VCU.13
11#8 Ohio State Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewOhio StateThe 64-55 final score makes Ohio State's loss to Louisville seem close. It wasn't close at all.8
12#5 North Carolina Men's Basketball 2014-2015 Preview
North CarolinaThe Tar Heels fell at home to Iowa, but they must feel a little better after scoring 108 points against East Carolina.10
13#21 Iowa State Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewIowa StateIowa State crushed a ranked Arkansas squad 95-77. This week the big game is against Iowa.19
14#13 Wichita State Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewWichita StateThe Shockers lost an overtime thriller at Utah, but rebounded nicely with a thumping of Saint Louis.11
15Utah Men's Basketball Top 25 Rankings
UtahAfter beating Wichita State last week, Utah can add more big wins against BYU and Kansas.23
16Butler Men's Basketball Top 25 Rankings
ButlerWith wins over Indiana State and Northwestern, Butler is now 7-1. This week they head to Tennessee.NR
17#17 Oklahoma Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewOklahomaOklahoma dropped Mizzou by a score of 82-63 on Friday night. This week they head to Tulsa for a Saturday contest.24
18Notre Dame Men's Basketball Top 25 Rankings
Notre DameThe Irish are off to a 8-1 start and the overtime win over Michigan State is a tournament resume builder.25
19#24 San Diego State Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewSan Diego StateSan Diego State played another very, very ugly game in a loss to Washington. They just could not knock down shots.14
20Northern Iowa Men's Basketball top 25 Rankings
Northern IowaThe Panthers do not have a signature win, but beating Virginia Tech and Stephen F. Austin is not bad.NR
21West Virginia Men's Basketball Top 25 Rankings
West VirginiaWest Virginia suffered their first loss of the season in a 74-73 thriller against LSU. They beat NKU after that.21
22Miami Men's Basketball Top 25 Rankings
MiamiMiami lost a tough game to Green Bay on Saturday, but earlier in the week they beat a decent Illinois squad.22
23Washington Men's Basketball Top 25 Rankings
WashingtonIn March beating San Diego State will look good. For now, it was an ugly win, but a win nonetheloss.NR
24#19 Michigan Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewMichiganMichigan was one of the top Big Ten teams that won in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. But then they lost to NJIT.17
25California Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsCaliforniaCalifornia moved to 7-1 with wins over Montana and Nevada. Neither were easy, but at least Cal is winning.NR