1/5 Men's Basketball Top 25 Rankings

1Arizona Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsArizonaAfter completely shutting out Washington State, Arizona got a test from UW. This week it's off to SoCal.1
2Syracuse Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsSyracuseThe Orange survived a defensive struggle against Miami in their ACC opener. This week is VT and UNC.2
3Ohio State Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsOhio StateOhio State faces off against a pair of quality opponents this week in Michigan State and Iowa.3
4Michigan State Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsMichigan StateThe Spartans hit the road to open Big Ten play and beat Penn State and IU. They host Ohio State on Tuesday.4
5Wisconsin Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsWisconsinWisconsin came back from a 11-point deficit to beat Iowa 75-71. Illinois is their lone game this week.5
6Wichita State Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsWichita StateConference play has yet to prove troublesome for Wichita State. The story could be the same all year long.9
7Louisville Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsLouisvilleLouisville came away with a couple nice road wins against UCF and Rutgers to open conference play.11
8Florida Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsFloridaThe Gators tip-off SEC play against South Carolina and a potentially tricky trip to Arkansas.12
9Duke Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsDukeDuke's first true road game ended in disappointing fashion as they lost to Notre Dame in their first ever ACC game.6
10Oklahoma State Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsOklahoma StateOklahoma State showed us all why conference play is so much fun. No road game is ever an easy win.7
11Villanova Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsVillanovaIt took overtime for Villanova to win at Butler. They followed it up with a whooping of depleted Providence.15
12Kentucky Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsKentuckyKentucky enjoyed a week off and get back in action this Wednesday against Mississippi State.13
13Baylor Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsBaylorThe Bears open up conference play on Tuesday night at Hilton. Their conference home opener is vs TCU on Saturday.16
14Oregon Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsOregonThe Ducks lost their first game of the year at Colorado. They will need to start playing better on the road.8
15Iowa State Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsIowa StateIowa State survived a road test at Texas Tech to remain undefeated. Next up is Baylor on Tuesday.14
16San Diego State Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsSan Diego StateSan Diego State had a great non-conference slate. The MW will be tough, starting with a contest against Boise State.21
17Colorado Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsColoradoColorado snuck past Oregon State and Oregon. This week will be just as interesting as Colorado hits the road.20
18Gonzaga Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsGonzagaGonzaga defended their home floor with relatively easy wins over Saint Mary's and Pacific.19
19Massachusetts Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsMassachusettsFollowing a big week for the A-10, conference play should be extremely interesting. Umass starts with St. Joe's.23
20Connecticut Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsConnecticutThe Huskies started conference play with a loss at Houston and SMU. They stay home this week.10
21Kansas Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsKansasKU does not often lose at home, but San Diego State beat them on Sunday evening. Big 12 play starts this week.18
22Missouri Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsMissouriThe Tigers lone game last week was against a ten-point win against Long Beach State.25
23Pittsburgh Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsPittsburghPitt has not played the toughest schedule, but a win at North Carolina State was a great way to start ACC play.NR
24North Carolina Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsNorth CarolinaUNC continues to lose games they should win and win games they should lose. That could be bad news for Cuse.17
25Illinois Men's Basketball Top 25 RankingsIllinoisThe Illini are 13-2, but their toughest test of the year is coming on Wednesday night in Madison.NR