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Temple drops out, Nova falls to 19th

Wednesday’s loss to then No. 1 Duke knocked Temple out of the Associated Press men’s college basketball poll that was released Monday.

Temple drops out, Nova falls to 19th

Wednesday’s loss to then No. 1 Duke knocked Temple out of the Associated Press men’s college basketball poll that was released Monday.

The Owls (22-6) were ranked 24th. Duke, which lost to Virginia Tech Saturday, dropped to No. 4.  The Blue Devils are tied with Pittsburgh at that spot. Meanwhile, Villanova fell four places to No. 19.

Here’s a look at the AP rankings that were released Monday:

 

AP Rankings

Rankings as of 2/28/2011

Rank

School

Votes

Prev Rank

1

Ohio State 27-2

1602 (45)

2

2

Kansas 27-2

1554 (14)

3

3

Brigham Young 27-2

1460 (5)

7

4

Duke 26-3

1380 (1)

1

4

Pittsburgh 25-4

1380

4

6

Purdue 24-5

1305

8

7

Texas 24-5

1216

5

8

Notre Dame 23-5

1173

9

9

San Diego State 27-2

1151

6

10

Wisconsin 22-6

1040

12

11

Louisville 22-7

937

16

12

Syracuse 24-6

898

17

13

North Carolina 22-6

797

19

14

Florida 22-6

688

13

15

St. John's 19-9

651

23

16

Connecticut 21-7

643

14

17

Georgetown 21-8

559

11

18

Arizona 23-6

404

10

19

Villanova 21-8

382

15

20

Kentucky 20-8

335

22

21

Vanderbilt 21-7

330

18

22

Missouri 22-7

261

20

23

Xavier 22-6

246

25

24

Texas A&M 22-6

178

21

25

Utah State 26-3

129

NR

 - Keith Pompey

About this blog
Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004. He takes over the Sixers beat after covering the Temple men’s basketball team for the past three years and Temple football the past two seasons. Pompey also previously covered the Penn and Drexel men’s basketball team and Villanova football team after initially focusing on high school sports.

Pompey is a native Philadelphian and a University of Pittsburgh graduate. Follow him on Twitter @PompeyOnSixers or reach Keith at kpompey@phillynews.com. Reach Keith at kpompey@phillynews.com.

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