Villanova dropped from third to seventh in the latest Associated Press Top 25 men's basketball poll released today.
Since the last poll, the 22-4 Wildcats lost to Connecticut at the Wachovia Center last Monday and at Pitt on Sunday.
Temple (22-5) is 20th in the poll, up from 21st last week. The Owls last week won at St. Bonaventure and beat Saint Joseph's in overtime at the Palestra.
The top six are: Kansas, Kentucky, Purdue, Syracuse, Duke and Kansas State.