|Three Big 12 teams show up in this week's AP Top 25 poll. They are Kansas at #3, Kansas State (#12), and Oklahoma State (#17).
Kansas moves up four spots in the poll following a week that began with a win on the road over Texas Tech, 91-63. After that came another win on the road against Iowa State, 88-73. Finally, they put up a third win on the road against then-11th ranked Kansas State, 70-54.
Kansas State moves down one position after wins against then-14th ranked Oklahoma State, 68-57 and Texas, 66-49 and a loss to then-7th ranked Kansas. Oklahoma State moves down three spots after a win against Baylor, 74-72 and a loss to then-11th ranked Kansas State.
Gonzaga hangs on to number one for the second straight week. Oregon enters the Top 25 at #25 with an overtime win on the road against Washington, 80-77, a win on the road over Utah, 64-45, and an upset win on the road over then-21st ranked UCLA, 78-69. Virginia Commonwealth drops out of the Top 25 this week with a win on the road over St. Joseph's (PA), 82-79, a win on the road over Massachusetts, 71-62, and a loss on the road to then-16th ranked Saint Louis, 62-56.
New Mexico is a big mover this week to #10 after a win on the road over Wyoming, 59-46, a win on the road over San Diego State, 60-50, and a win on the road over UNLV, 63-56. Wisconsin shot up four spots to #18 after wins against then-3rd ranked Indiana, 68-56 and then-6th ranked Michigan, 68-59 and a loss to then-10th ranked Ohio State, 50-43. Duke slipped 4 spots to #6 after a loss to Maryland, 83-74.