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Duke Still Unanimous No. 1, Louisville In Top 25

Duke is a unanimous No. 1 in The Associated Press Top 25 for a second straight week and Louisville moves into the poll for the first time this season.

The Blue Devils, who moved to 8-0 with a win over Butler on Saturday, received all the first-place votes from the 65-member national media panel on Monday.

Ohio State, Pittsburgh, Kansas and Kansas State remained second through fifth, while Connecticut moved up one spot to sixth and was followed by Michigan State, Syracuse, Georgetown and Baylor. This is Baylor's first time ranked in the top 10.

Louisville moved into the poll at 24th, replacing Florida, which was ninth in the preseason poll and fell out from 18th.

The Cardinals are the seventh Big East team in the rankings. The Big Ten and Big 12 have five each.

The Top Twenty Five
By The Associated Press
The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Dec. 5, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last week's ranking:
Record Pts Pvs
1. Duke (65) 8-0 1,625 1
2. Ohio St. 6-0 1,534 2
3. Pittsburgh 9-0 1,494 3
4. Kansas 7-0 1,403 4
5. Kansas St. 7-1 1,291 5
6. Connecticut 7-0 1,285 7
7. Michigan St. 6-2 1,168 6
8. Syracuse 8-0 1,126 8
9. Georgetown 8-0 1,011 16
10. Baylor 6-0 990 11
11. Tennessee 6-0 914 13
12. Villanova 6-1 870 12
13. Memphis 7-0 802 14
14. San Diego St. 7-0 759 17
15. Missouri 6-1 726 9
16. Illinois 8-1 715 20
17. Kentucky 5-2 557 10
18. BYU 8-0 515 21
19. Purdue 7-1 432 22
20. UNLV 8-0 426 24
21. Washington 5-2 302 23
22. Minnesota 7-1 294 15
23. Notre Dame 8-0 291 25
24. Louisville 6-0 162 --
25. Texas 6-2 146 19
Others receiving votes: Florida 72, Vanderbilt 52, North Carolina 43, Arizona 38, UCF 28, Cleveland St. 13, Gonzaga 9, Texas A&M 9, Cincinnati 6, Northwestern 6, Saint Mary's, Calif. 5, Temple 3, Wichita St. 3.


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