Houston’sled the way for a large modification on top of the AP Poll on Monday as Purdue went up to replace the Cougars atNo 1. The Boilermakers were placed 3rd in the survey for 2 successive weeks after a four-week remain atNo 1 in the positions earlier in the period.
Purdue bordered Alabama for theNo 1 place by a smidge in earning 39 of 62 first-place ballots cast. It shattered Minnesota when driving after that directly beat Maryland on Sunday in your home, while Alabama beat Vanderbilt as well as Missouri when driving today by a mixed 33 factors. The Tide leapt fromNo 4to No 2 in the survey as well as gained the continuing to be 23 first-place ballots in asserting its greatest AP ranking considering that the 2002-03 period.
Houston droppedto No 3 following its loss to Temple.
Two fresh faces got here in the top 5 of this week’s AP survey with Tennessee going up fromNo 9to No 4, its greatest position considering that climbing upto No 1 throughout the 2018-19 period, as well as Kansas State leaping fromNo 13 right upto No 5, its greatest position considering that the 2010-11 period. Arizona as well as Virginia additionally made significant jumps from outside the top 10to No 6 as well asNo 7, specifically. UCLA, Kansas as well as Texas completed today’s top 10.
The Big 12 led all meetings in placed groups with 6 all inside the top 20. The Big East had the second-most placed groups today with 4 while the ACC as well as SEC each had 3. The Big Ten had the least placed groups amongst significant meetings with one:No 1Purdue
AP Top 25
1. Purdue (39)
2. Alabama (23)
5. Kansas State
12. Iowa State
22. Saint Mary’s
25 New Mexico
Others getting ballots: Duke 102, Indiana 61, San Diego State 57, Rutgers 31, Kent State 24, North Carolina 12, Michigan State 10, Arkansas 9, (*25 *) 9, Creighton 9, Missouri 8, Wisconsin 6, NC State 4, Kentucky 3, Boise State 2, VCU 2, Wake Forest 1, Oral Roberts 1, Memphis 1.