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November 27, 2012

Indiana still No. 1, Duke up to No. 2 in AP poll

Indiana is still No. 1 in The Associated Press' college basketball poll. The holiday weekend tournaments caused a lot of change below.

Duke moved up to take Louisville's old spot at No. 2 after beating the Cardinals in the championship game of the Battle 4 Atlantis. Michigan moved up one place to third.

There were four newcomers to the Top 25 on Monday, all ranked in the last five: Georgetown, Minnesota, Illinois and New Mexico.

Indiana received 47 first-place votes from the 65-member national media panel, 29 more than Duke, which jumped three places.

Ohio State, Louisville, Syracuse, Florida, Kentucky, Arizona and Kansas round out the Top 10.

The teams that dropped out were UCLA, which was 11th, and Memphis, both of which lost two games last week. Connecticut and Baylor fell out after losing once.

AP top 25

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Nov. 25, 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    Prv

1. Indiana (47)    6-0    1,606    1

2. Duke (18)    6-0    1,554    5

3. Michigan    5-0    1,421    4

4. Ohio St.    4-0    1,416    3

5. Louisville    5-1    1,347    2

6. Syracuse    4-0    1,323    6

7. Florida    5-0    1,227    7

8. Kentucky    4-1    1,180    8

9. Arizona    3-0    1,076    10

10. Kansas    4-1    937    12

11. Creighton    6-0    926    14

12. Gonzaga    6-0    854    17

13. Michigan St.    5-1    818    15

14. North Carolina    5-1    718    9

15. Oklahoma St.    5-0    668    20

16. Missouri    5-1    665    13

17. Cincinnati    6-0    571    22

18. NC State    4-1    553    16

19. Colorado    5-0    478    23

20. Georgetown    4-1    257    —

21. Minnesota    6-1    197    —

22. Illinois    7-0    185    —

23. San Diego St.    4-1    182    25

24. UNLV    3-1    175    18

25. New Mexico    6-0    141    —

Others receiving votes: Alabama 108, Wichita St. 99, UConn 93, UCLA 85, Pittsburgh 55, Oregon 44, Notre Dame 42, Memphis 23, Butler 20, Wisconsin 16, California 12, Florida St. 10, Saint Joseph's 9, Ohio 8, Marquette 7, Murray St. 5, Temple 5, Baylor 4, Tennessee 3, Colorado St. 1, VCU 1.

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