The AP top 25 college basketball rankings for Week 19 have been released.
No. 1 Gonzaga holds on to the top ranking for the second straight week, a first for the Bulldogs program.
Duke, who is coming off a convincing beat down of North Carolina and win over No. 9 Miami, jumped Indiana for the No. 2-spot.
The Hoosiers slid to No. 3 following a midweek loss to No. 10 Ohio State. However, Tom Crean’s crew bounced back in a big way on Sunday with a thrilling win over No. 6 Michigan.
Louisville jumped four spots, from No. 8 to No. 4, and fellow Big East team Georgetown rounds out the top five once again this week.
Following is the complete top 25 (via ESPN):
- Others receiving votes: Saint Mary’s 117, Butler 105, North Carolina 49, Colorado State 48, Temple 20, Belmont 13, UNLV 7, Wichita State 6, Kentucky 5, Oregon 4, Valparaiso 1, Villanova 1