Gonzaga is Number One in AP Poll: Mar 4th, 2013

Filed under Top 25 Update on March 4th, 2013
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A big six Big East teams land in this week's AP Top 25 poll. They are Georgetown at #5, Louisville (#8), Marquette (#15), Syracuse (#17), Pittsburgh (#20), and Notre Dame (#24).

Georgetown moves up two spots in the poll following a week that began with an overtime win at Connecticut, 79-78. After that came another win at home against Rutgers, 64-51.

Louisville moves up two places after wins against then-12th ranked Syracuse, 58-53 and DePaul, 79-58. Marquette moves up seven spots after wins against then-21st ranked Notre Dame, 72-64 and then-12th ranked Syracuse, 74-71. Syracuse moves down five places after consecutive losses to then-10th ranked Louisville and then-22nd ranked Marquette.

Gonzaga grabs the number one ranking following a week in which they first got a victory at Brigham Young, 70-65. After that came another win at home against Portland, 81-52. Indiana lost their number one ranking with a win against Iowa, 73-60 and a loss to Minnesota, 77-73. Virginia Commonwealth breaks into the Top 25 at #21 with an upset win at home over then-20th ranked Butler, 84-52. UCLA also enters the Top 25 at #23. Butler falls out of the rankings this week with an upset loss at Virginia Commonwealth. Louisiana Tech also drops out this week.

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AP Top 25
1.Arrow_upGonzaga29-2
2.Arrow_red_downIndiana25-4
3.Arrow-straightDuke25-4
4.Arrow_upKansas25-4
5.Arrow_upGTOWN23-4
6.Arrow_red_downMIA23-5
7.Arrow_red_downMichigan24-5
8.Arrow_upLville24-5
9.Arrow_upK-State24-5
10.Arrow_red_downMSU22-7
11.Arrow_red_downFlorida23-5
12.Arrow_upLobos25-4
13.Arrow_upOSU22-6
14.Arrow_upOSU21-7
15.Arrow_upMARQ21-7
16.Arrow_upSLU23-5
17.Arrow_red_downSyracuse22-7
18.Arrow_red_downArizona23-6
19.Arrow_upOregon23-6
20.Arrow_upPITT23-7
21.NewVCU23-6
22.Arrow_red_downWISC20-9
23.NewUCLA22-7
24.Arrow_red_downND22-7
25.Arrow_red_downMemphis25-4
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AP Top 25 By Conference


Conf
Top 25
Teams
Conf
Teams
Pct in
Top 25
Big East6 1637.5%
Big Ten5 1241.7%
Pac-123 1225.0%
Big 123 1030.0%
ACC2 1216.7%
A-102 1414.3%
SEC1 128.3%
Mountain West1 812.5%
West Coast1 911.1%
Conference USA1 128.3%

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Big East Standings

OverallConf
1 Villanova 29-5 16-2
2 Creighton 27-8 14-4
 3Providence 23-12 10-8
3 Xavier 21-13 10-8
3 St. John's 20-13 10-8
6 Marquette 17-15 9-9
7 Georgetown 18-15 8-10
8 Seton Hall 17-17 6-12
9 Butler 14-17 4-14
10 DePaul 12-21 3-15
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