2/8 Men's Basketball Top 25 Rankings


1#1 Kentucky Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewKentuckyKentucky held on for wins last week over Georgia and Florida. Next up is a tricky trip to LSU.1
2#9 Gonzaga Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewGonzagaDespite slow starts, Gonzaga handled Santa Clara and San Francisco relatively easily. LMU and Pepperdine await.2
3#15 Virginia Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewVirginiaVirginia follwed up their loss to Duke with wins over North Carolina and Louisville last week.4
4#3 Wisconsin Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewWisconsinThe Badgers have now won six in a row after their loss at Rutgers. This week they play Nebraska and Illinois.3
5#4 Duke Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewDukeIt was not a surprise that Duke beat Notre Dame, but it is a surprise that they were up by 24 at halftime and won by 30.5
6#11 Villanova Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewVillanovaVillanova is keeping the pace in the tough Big East title chase. This week they head to Providence and Butler.9
7#2 Arizona Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewArizonaThe Pac-12 race is back up for grabs now that Arizona lost to Arizona State. Utah and the Wildcats meet again on 2/28.6
8#7 Kansas Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewKansasThe Jayhawks suffered their second Big 12 loss on the year, once again on the road and this time at OSU.7
9#14 Louisville Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewLouisvilleLouisville's comeback attempt against Virginia was too little too late. This week they host Pitt and NC State.8
10Northern Iowa Men's Basketball top 25 RankingsNorthern IowaThe Panthers have moved to 11-1 in MVC play and 22-2 overall. They should add a couple more wins this week.12
11Utah Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsUtahUtah once again cruised past rival Colorado. This weekend they host Stanford and California.13
12#21 Iowa State Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewIowa StateAfter a loss to KU and a win over TTU, Iowa State has a big week coming up against Oklahoma and WVU.10
13Notre Dame Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsNotre DameThe Irish have played pretty well on the road this season, but that went away at Cameron on Saturday afternoon.11
14#13 Wichita State Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewWichita StateThe Shockers are headed towards another massive season finale showdown against UNI. Both are now 11-1.17
15#5 North Carolina Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewNorth CarolinaNorth Carolina lost to UVA on Monday, but went on the road and came away with a decent victory over BC.15
16Butler Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsButlerWith wins over St. John's and DePaul, Butler is looking good for a solid seed in the NCAA Tournament.18
17Baylor Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsBaylorThe Bears picked up a nice road win at WVU and will hope for another big road win on Saturday against Kansas.21
18Oklahoma Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsOklahomaOklahoma is trying to hang around the Big 12 title race and wins over WVU and TCU certainly helped.22
19Maryland Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsMarylandMaryland's road woes continued this week, falling at Iowa. Maybe a trip to Happy Valley will turn things around.16
20Arkansas Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsArkansasArkansas beat South Carolina and MSU by 20 points last week. It will be a bit tougher on the road this week.NR
21Virginia Commonwealth Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsVCUVCU must readjust to life without Briante Weber. So far it has been a very tough job, but they can turn things around.19
22West Virginia Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsWest VirginiaThe Mountaineers had a rough week, losing badly at Oklahoma and at home against Baylor.14
23Ohio State Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsOhio StateRoad wins have been tough to come by for OSU. But after falling at Purdue, they did at least win at Rutgers.20
24Southern Methodist Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsSouthern MethodistSMU lost to Cincinnati on Thursday, but followed it up by handing Tulsa their first conference loss of the year.23
25Stephen F. Austin Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsStephen F. AustinStephen F. Austin's last loss came on November 24th at Baylor. They have won 18 in a row since.NR