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AP Top 25 Poll: UNC basketball drops after loss to Georgia Tech

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How far will the Tar Heels fall in this week’s AP Top 25 poll after their loss to Georgia Tech?

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There was a lot of movement in this week’s poll as numerous top 25 teams fell at the hands of conference opponents. Pretty much every basketball team in the entire state of North Carolina lost on Saturday.

With all of the shakeup, let’s take a closer look at this week’s AP Top 25 Poll for basketball.

AP Top 25 Poll

  1. Villanova (59) 14-0
  2. Baylor (6) 13-0
  3. Kansas 12-1
  4. UCLA 14-1
  5. Gonzaga 14-0
  6. Kentucky 11-2
  7. West Virginia 12-1
  8. Duke 12-2
  9. Louisville 12-2
  10. Creighton 13-1
  11. Virginia 11-2
  12. Florida State 14-1
  13. Wisconsin 12-2
  14. North Carolina 12-3
  15. Oregon 13-2
  16. Xavier 12-2
  17. Arizona 13-2
  18. Butler 12-2
  19. Saint Mary’s 12-1
  20. Purdue 12-3
  21. Virginia Tech 12-1
  22. Cincinnati 12-2
  23. Notre Dame 12-2
  24. Florida 10-3
  25. Southern California 14-1

Where is UNC?

After their lackluster performance on Saturday against Georgia Tech, the Tar Heels dropped five spots to #14 in this week’s AP Top 25 Poll. Ever since climbing up to as high as #3, the Heels have been falling slowly in the polls each week. UNC was ranked #9 in last week’s AP poll.

¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Best Top 25 Games of the Week

Tuesday: #13-Wisconsin at #25-Indiana

Wednesday: #1-Villanova at #18-Butler

#9-Louisville at #23-Notre Dame

Saturday: #21-Virginia Tech at #12-Florida State

Sunday: #13-Wisconsin at #20-Purdue

Conference Breakdown

ACC - 7 teams

Big East - 4 teams

Big Ten - 2 teams

Big 12 - 3 teams

Pac-12 - 4 teams

SEC - 2 teams

West Coast - 2 teams