2/15 Men's Basketball Top 25 Rankings


1#1 Kentucky Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewKentuckyKentucky slipped past LSU on the road 71-69 in a thrilling matchup. A trip to Tennessee won't be as interesting.1
2#9 Gonzaga Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewGonzagaGonzaga hits the road this week, including a contest at St. Mary's on Saturday. That is their best chance to lose.2
3#15 Virginia Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewVirginiaIt was Virginia's defense, again, that saved the day against both North Carolina State and Wake Forest.3
4#3 Wisconsin Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewWisconsinThe Badgers are now 23-2, but their two toughest Big Ten games, at Maryland and Ohio State, are yet to come.4
5#4 Duke Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewDukeDuke went on the road and came away with wins over FSU and Cuse. Round one of the UNC rivalry is on Wednesday.5
6#11 Villanova Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewVillanovaVillanova cemented their spot atop the Big East standings with road wins over Providence and Butler.6
7#2 Arizona Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewArizonaWell that was an easy roadtrip for Arizona. They combined to outscore UW and WSU 96-43 in the first halves.7
8#7 Kansas Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewKansasThe Jayhawks are trying to run away with the Big 12 title, but West Virginia will have something to say about that.8
9Utah Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsUtahUtah picked up their 19th and 20th wins of the season with wins over Stanford and Cal. A trip to Oregon awaits.11
10Notre Dame Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsNotre DameThe Irish survived their road trip to Clemson and should add a couple more wins this week against Wake and BC.13
11Northern Iowa Men's Basketball top 25 RankingsNorthern IowaUNI had no trouble with Illinois State or Missouri State last week. A trip to Loyola could at least be interesting.10
12#14 Louisville Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewLouisvilleLouisville lost at home again, this time to North Carolina State. This week they head to Syracuse and host Miami.9
13#13 Wichita State Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewWichita StateWichita State moved to 13-1 in MVC play and it looks likely that it will all come down to the 2/28 showdown with UNI.14
14#21 Iowa State Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewIowa StateThe Cyclones are hanging around the Big 12 title chase at 8-4. This week they hit the road to face OSU and Texas.12
15Maryland Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsMarylandMaryland held at home against IU and picked up a road win at Penn State. The lone game this week is against Nebraska.19
16#5 North Carolina Men's Basketball 2014-2015 PreviewNorth CarolinaNorth Carolina has now lost three of four. And it may get worse before it gets better with a trip to Duke next.15
17Arkansas Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsArkansasArkansas won a thriller over Ole Miss on Saturday and added another road win against Auburn.20
18Butler Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsButlerButler could not quite get past Villanova at home. It looks like they will have to settle for a shot at second place.16
19Oklahoma Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsOklahomaOklahoma picked up a nice win over Iowa State, but followed it up with a poor offensive showing at Kansas State.18
20Southern Methodist Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsSouthern MethodistSMU absolutely crushed UConn on Saturday. Their lone game this week is against a Temple team that needs a big win.24
21Virginia Commonwealth Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsVCUVCU was upset by La Salle during the week, but Saturday's win at GW was absolutely huge for VCU's momentum.21
22Baylor Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsBaylorThe brutality of the Big 12 is starting to catch up to Baylor. Texas Tech and Kansas State are a welcome site on the slate.17
23West Virginia Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsWest VirginiaDespite losing three of their last four, WVU is still 19-6 overall. A big game on Big Monday against Kansas is next.22
24Texas Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsTexasTexas did what they needed to do and beat TCU and TTU at home. The schedule is brutal from here on out.NR
25Ohio State Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsOhio StateThe Buckeyes have eight days between their loss at Michigan State and their next game in Ann Arbor.23