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Coaches Poll Week 5: Michigan State tops college basketball rankings


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Cred: Mike Carter-USA TODAY Sports

The USA Today Coaches Poll for Week 5 of the 2013 college basketball season has been released. Despite the shake up in the top 10, Michigan State remained at No. 1 in the rankings.

Arizona jumped one spot to No. 2, while Ohio State jumped three spots to No. 3. Kentucky remained at No. 4. Syracuse jumped two spots to round out the top five.

In the bottom half of the top 10, Louisville jumped from No. 6 to No. 9. Kansas took a big fall, five spots, after a 63-59 loss to Villanova.

Duke lost to Arizona, 72-66, falling three spots, from No. 5 to No. 8.

Wisconsin and Wichita State both jumped into the top 10, at No. 9 and No. 10, respectively.

Following is a rundown of the complete rankings:

  1. Michigan State (1, previous rank)
  2. Arizona (3)
  3. Ohio State (6)
  4. Kentucky (4)
  5. Syracuse (7)
  6. Louisville (9)
  7. Kansas (2)
  8. Duke (5)
  9. Wisconsin (11)
  10. Wichita State (12)
  11. Oklahoma State (8)
  12. Florida (13)
  13. Oregon (15)
  14. Connecticut (14)
  15. Gonzaga (10)
  16. Memphis (19)
  17. UCLA (21)
  18. Iowa State (22)
  19. Villanova (NR)
  20. Baylor (17)
  21. Michigan (20)
  22. UMass (NR)
  23. Indiana (25)
  24. Iowa (23)
  25. North Carolina (16)

Others Receiving Votes: Virginia 42; New Mexico 36; San Diego State 35; Virginia Commonwealth 35; Pittsburgh 33; Dayton 26; Boise State 21; Creighton 17; Saint Marys 13; Missouri 10; Florida State 10; Colorado 8; Charlotte 6; Marquette 4; Notre Dame 2; George Washington 1.

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