AP Poll Top 25: College basketball rankings for Week 4

The new AP Poll Top 25 college basketball rankings are out for Week 4. Duke is the unanimous No. 1 in the country. But Arizona tumbled from No. 2 all the way out of the rankings after losing three times last week.

Virginia, Arizona State, Texas Tech, TCU and Creighton are new to the poll this week.

AP Poll Top 25: College basketball rankings for Week 4

Rank Team Record Points Previous
1 Duke (65 No. 1 votes) 8-0 1,625 1
2 Kansas 5-0 1,531 3
3 Michigan State 5-1 1,481 4
4 Villanova 6-0 1,435 5
5 Notre Dame 6-0 1,297 13
6 Florida 5-1 1,272 7
7 Kentucky 6-1 1,179 8
8 Wichita State 4-1 1,134 6
9 Texas A&M 6-0 1,130 16
10 Miami (Fla.) 5-0 1,001 11
11 Cincinnati 6-0 972 12
12 Minnesota 7-0 929 14
13 North Carolina 5-1 922 9
14 USC 4-1 681 10
15 Gonzaga 5-1 666 17
16 Baylor 5-0 576 22
17 Louisville 4-0 568 19
18 Virginia 6-0 510 NR
19 West Virginia 6-1 418 23
20 Arizona State 6-0 383 NR
21 Xavier 5-1 370 15
22 Texas Tech 6-0 247 NR
23 TCU 6-0 133 NR
23 Alabama 5-1 128 25
25 Creighton 5-1 124 NR

Others receiving votes: Seton Hall 87, Nevada 61, UCLA 56, Purdue 56, Arizona 34, Washington State 25, Texas 22, Arkansas 17, Tennessee 14, Providence 9, Northwestern 8, Rhode Island 6, St. Mary’s 5, Georgia 5, Oklahoma 3, UNLV 2, Vermont 1, Texas Arlington 1, Maryland 1.

Notre Dame was a big mover this week, as the Irish beat then-No. 6 Wichita State to win the Maui Invitational Tournament. Notre Dame jumped from No. 13 to No. 5. Texas A&M was another impressive mover, going from No. 16 to No. 9.

For reference, here was last week’s ranking:

AP Poll Top 25: College basketball rankings for Week 3

Rank Team Record Points Previous
1 Duke (54 No. 1 votes) 4-0 1,613 1
2 Arizona (11) 3-0 1,527 3
3 Kansas 3-0 1,504 4
4 Michigan State 2-1 1,390 2
5 Villanova 3-0 1,345 5
6 Wichita State 2-0 1,321 6
7 Florida 3-0 1,117 8
8 Kentucky 3-1 1,104 7
9 North Carolina 2-0 1,079 9
10 USC 3-0 1,055 10
11 Miami (Fla.) 3-0 918 11
12 Cincinnati 3-0 893 12
13 Notre Dame 3-0 857 13
14 Minnesota 4-0 754 14
15 Xavier 3-0 750 15
16 Texas A&M 2-0 618 16
17 Gonzaga 3-0 540 17
18 Purdue 4-0 527 19
19 Louisville 2-0 466 18
20 Seton Hall 4-0 370 22
21 St. Mary’s 4-0 344 21
22 Baylor 3-0 206 25
23 West Virginia 2-1 191 24
23 UCLA 3-0 191 23
25 Alabama 3-0 133 NR

Others receiving votes: Virginia 93, Texas Tech 81, TCU 36, Northwestern 20, Nevada 19, Providence 11, Maryland 9, Michigan 9, Texas 7, Creighton 6, Oklahoma 5, Temple 4, Oregon 4, Arkansas 3, UT Arlington 2, Rhode Island 1, Belmont 1, Stephen F. Austin 1.

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