Owls back in Top 25; 'Nova stays 8th

Temple is back in the Associated Press Top 25 poll after a 4-week absence.

The 9-2 Owls are 25th. Villanova (10-1) remains eighth in the Top 25. Georgetown is ranked ninth and is 11-1, its only loss to Temple at the Liacouras Center.

On Thursday night at the Pavilion on Villanova's campus, the Owls and Wildcats will play at 7.

Here is the rest of the top 10. The complete poll will be in Tuesday's Daily News.

1. Duke, 11-0

2. Ohio St., 12-0

3. Kansas, 11-0

4. Connecticut, 10-0

5. Syracuse, 13-0

6. Pittsburgh, 12-1

7. San Diego St., 14-0

8. Villanova, 10-1

 9. Georgetown, 11-1

 10. Missouri, 11-1

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