The UCLA men's basketball team has fallen three spots to No. 5 in this week's AP Poll. After going 2-1 last week, which included an 83-63 loss to then-No. 1 Gonzaga, the Bruins have predictably slid down the poll but not by much. A 75-62 win against Bellarmine (prior to the Gonzaga game) and a 73-51 win in the first true road game of the season against UNLV helped the Bruins to maintain a top 5 spot in the polls.
COLUMBUS – Ohio State dropped from second to seventh in The Associated Press college football poll and the USA Today coaches poll after losing to arch-rival Michigan Saturday. The Wolverines took over the No. 2 spot previously occupied by the Buckeyes while advancing to the Big Ten Championship game against...
One win over the week of Thanksgiving helped the Arizona Wildcats make a leap from 17th to 11th in The Associated Press Top 25 poll released Monday. The Wildcats rolled to a 105-59 win against Sacramento State on Saturday, as their offense executed well enough to compile 31 assists leading to 38 total field goals made.
RALEIGH – NC State women's basketball (6-1) once again matched the best Associated Press Top 25 ranking in program history as it moved up to No. 2 in the nation on Monday. NC State is tied with UConn at second after receiving 704 votes in this week's poll. The Wolfpack ascended to No. 2 in January of 2021 for the first time since the 1990-91 campaign and spent a total of three weeks at that spot last season. This is NC State's 12th week in its 48-year history checking in as the nation's second-ranked team.
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The 2021-22 Michigan men’s basketball team has fallen four spots in the latest Associated Press Poll, with the Wolverines ranked at No. 24 in the country. Michigan only had one game this past week, as the Wolverines beat the Texans of Tarleton State Wednesday night in a 65-54 win that was probably too close for comfort for most Michigan fans.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – For the second time this season, Arkansas junior wide receiver Treylon Burks has been named SEC Offensive Player of the Week. The Warren, Ark. product hauled in seven receptions for 129 yards and a touchdown in the Razorbacks’ 34-17 win over Missouri last weekend. Burks connected with...
Another week of college basketball has come and gone, meaning that it's time for another installment of the Blue Zone's thoughts on the latest AP Poll. After Duke's win against Gonzaga, the Blue Devils now claim the top spot in the rankings:. Duke reaches the summit. Though Duke beat two...
After starting the 2021-22 season 7-0, including wins over then-No. 1 Gonzaga and No. 10 Kentucky, the Duke men’s basketball team has vaulted to No. 1 in this week’s Associated Press poll. This marks the 145th week all-time that Duke has been ranked No. 1, extending a college basketball record.
Maryland dropped six spots to No. 8 in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll Monday after losing two games in a week that saw eight of the top 10 teams change places behind unanimous No. 1 South Carolina. UConn reclaimed No. 2 spot — up one spot and shared with...
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) -- Purdue Men's basketball achieved its highest national rank since the 1987-'88 season with a No. 2 rank in this week's AP Top 25 poll. Purdue received nine first place votes. Duke sits at No. 1 with 51 first place votes. Purdue is up one spot...
Tennessee’s men’s basketball team climbed two spots from No. 15 to No. 13 in this week’s men’s AP Poll. The Lady Vols held steady at No. 11 in the women’s AP Poll. The Vols won their lone game on the week, looking sluggish in an 80-69 victory of Tennessee Tech.
With a 3-0 weekend at the Paradise Jam Tournament in St. Thomas, the Arizona Wildcats are No. 7 in the latest AP Top 25 Women's Poll. Arizona (7-0) was ranked ninth in the poll last week and took down Vanderbilt, DePaul and Rutgers to win the Thanksgiving tournament. UA forward Cate Reese was named tournament MVP and Sam Thomas made the All-Tournament team.
Following a 3-0 week that featured wins over two high-major opponents, the Gators moved up nine spots to No. 14 in this week’s edition of the Associated Press Poll. Florida beat California and a preseason-ranked Ohio State team in the Fort Myers Tip-Off early last week and then blew out Troy 84-45 at home on Sunday.
The Duke Blue Devils are the new No. 1 team in college hoops according to AP voters. Their most recent victim, the Gonzaga Bulldogs, fell from No. 1 to No. 3, with Purdue moving up one spot to No. 2. Gonzaga was always going to drop, the question was how...
In the midst of an absolutely astonishing turnaround under TJ Otzelberger, your Iowa State Cyclones Men’s Basketball team is RANKED. I don’t know if anybody knows how long this will last, but the prospect of being ranked at any point this season was a pipe dream for any reasonable fan. Hell, most had expectations set at “let’s at least look like we want to play basketball.” And not only that, but a team that’s built around an aggressive defense?
After wins over Albany and North Florida, the Kentucky Basketball team is up one spot in the latest AP Poll. The Cats are No. 9 this week, just behind Kansas and ahead of Arkansas. After beating Gonzaga on Friday night, Duke is the new No. 1 team in the country. Purdue and Gonzaga round out the top three.
Syracuse, N.Y. -- There’s a new No. 1 in men’s college basketball. Duke moved into the top spot after its impressive win over Gonzaga last week. The Blue Devils, the lone ACC team represented in the Top 25, are unbeaten at 7-0. The ACC has been underwhelming during these non-conference...
ANN ARBOR, MI (WKZO AM/FM) – The University of Michigan Wolverines are heading to the Big Ten Championship after ending their eight-game losing streak to rival Ohio State Saturday in Ann Arbor. U of M beat the Buckeyes 42-27 behind five touchdowns from Hassan Haskins. The Wolverines, who moved up...