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The CBSSports.com Top 25 (And One) college basketball rankings are produced every day during the college basketball season by college basketball insider Gary Parrish.
 
CBSSports.com Top 25 (and one)
Rankings updated (03/03/2015) at 10:17 AM EST
RankTeamsCommentsSchedules/Results
1Kentucky
Overall: 29-0
Conference: 16-0
Previous: 1
The Wildcats' perfect record features 11 top-50 RPI wins. UK now has an 80.1 percent chance to finish the regular season undefeated, according to KenPom.03/03 at Georgia 9:00 PM EST
03/07 Florida 2:00 PM EST
2Virginia
Overall: 28-1
Conference: 16-1
Previous: 2
Monday's win at Syracuse was UVA's 14th top-100 RPI win of the season. The Cavaliers have already secured back-to-back ACC regular-season titles.03/02 defeated Syracuse 59-47
03/07 at Louisville 6:30 PM EST
3Duke
Overall: 26-3
Conference: 13-3
Previous: 3
The Blue Devils have won nine straight since losing at Notre Dame. This winning streak features victories over Virginia, Notre Dame and North Carolina.03/04 Wake Forest 8:00 PM EST
03/07 at North Carolina 9:00 PM EST
4Villanova
Overall: 27-2
Conference: 14-2
Previous: 4
Jay Wright's Wildcats are 10-1 against the top 50 of the RPI. Both of their losses are road losses to top-75 teams.03/03 at Creighton 9:15 PM EST
03/07 St. John's 2:00 PM EST
5Wisconsin
Overall: 26-3
Conference: 14-2
Previous: 5
Frank Kaminsky finished with 31 points Sunday against Michigan State. The victory secured a Big Ten title for the Badgers.03/05 at Minnesota 7:00 PM EST
03/08 at Ohio State 4:30 PM EDT
6Arizona
Overall: 26-3
Conference: 14-2
Previous: 6
Arizona secured at least a share of the Pac-12 title with Saturday's win at Utah. The Wildcats can earn an outright championship with a win Thursday against California.03/05 California 9:00 PM EST
03/07 Stanford 4:00 PM EST
7Gonzaga
Overall: 29-2
Conference: 17-1
Previous: 7
The Zags saw their 22-game winning streak snapped late Saturday at BYU. Gonzaga's two losses in the regular season came by a total of six points.
8Kansas
Overall: 23-6
Conference: 12-4
Previous: 8
KU secured an 11th consecutive Big 12 title by virtue of Oklahoma's loss at Iowa State on Monday.03/03 West Virginia 9:00 PM EST
03/07 at Oklahoma 4:00 PM EST
9Maryland
Overall: 24-5
Conference: 12-4
Previous: 9
Melo Trimble got 19 points in Saturday's win over Michigan. The Terrapins finished the season with an 18-1 record in home games.03/03 at Rutgers 7:00 PM EST
03/08 at Nebraska 7:30 PM EDT
10Wichita State
Overall: 27-3
Conference: 17-1
Previous: 10
Saturday's win over Northern Iowa gave Wichita State a third MVC title in the past four seasons. Gregg Marshall has won nine league championships in 17 years as a head coach.
11Northern Iowa
Overall: 27-3
Conference: 16-2
Previous: 11
UNI's 16-game winning streak was snapped Saturday at Wichita State. The Panthers will be the No. 2 seed in the MVC Tournament.
12Notre Dame
Overall: 24-5
Conference: 12-4
Previous: 13
Tuesday's loss to Syracuse was Notre Dame's second loss at home this season. The other came to Virginia.03/04 at Louisville 7:00 PM EST
03/07 Clemson 4:00 PM EST
13Baylor
Overall: 22-8
Conference: 10-7
Previous: 12
The Bears' resume features seven top-50 RPI wins. Baylor owns two-game sweeps of Iowa State and West Virginia.03/02 lost to Texas 61-59
03/06 Texas Tech 9:00 PM EST
14Iowa State
Overall: 21-8
Conference: 11-6
Previous: 19
The Cyclones came from 20 points down Monday to beat Oklahoma and record a fifth top-25 RPI win. Iowa State's 10 top-50 RPI wins help offset three losses outside of the top 75.03/02 defeated Oklahoma 77-70
03/07 at TCU 8:30 PM EST
15Utah
Overall: 22-6
Conference: 12-4
Previous: 14
The Utes missed a chance to get a third top-50 RPI win Saturday when they lost at home to Arizona. They're now two games back of Arizona in the Pac-12 standings.03/05 at Washington State 11:00 PM EST
03/07 at Washington 4:30 PM EST
16Arkansas
Overall: 23-6
Conference: 12-4
Previous: 15
Kentucky ended the Hogs' seven-game winning streak on Saturday. Arkansas is still alone in second in the SEC standings.03/05 at South Carolina 7:00 PM EST
03/07 LSU 2:00 PM EST
17West Virginia
Overall: 22-7
Conference: 10-6
Previous: 16
Juwan Staten missed Saturday's loss at Baylor. The Mountaineers are 1-1 without Staten this season.03/03 at Kansas 9:00 PM EST
03/07 Oklahoma State 2:00 PM EST
18Oklahoma
Overall: 20-9
Conference: 11-6
Previous: 17
The Sooners are 9-5 against the top 50 of the RPI. Those wins help offset four losses to schools ranked outside of the top 75.03/02 lost to Iowa State 77-70
03/07 Kansas 4:00 PM EST
19Louisville
Overall: 23-6
Conference: 11-5
Previous: 18
Saturday's win at Florida State doubled as Louisville's third straight win. The Cardinals are 2-0 since Chris Jones was dismissed from the team.03/04 Notre Dame 7:00 PM EST
03/07 Virginia 6:30 PM EST
20Butler
Overall: 21-8
Conference: 12-5
Previous: 20
The Bulldogs have won eight of their past 10 games. The only losses in that stretch are a home loss to Villanova and a road loss at Xavier.03/03 Georgetown 7:00 PM EST
03/07 at Providence 12:00 PM EST
21North Carolina
Overall: 20-9
Conference: 10-6
Previous: 21
UNC's resume features three top-50 RPI wins and zero losses outside of the top 55. Marcus Paige is averaging a team-high 13.4 points and 4.4 assists.03/03 at Georgia Tech 7:00 PM EST
03/07 Duke 9:00 PM EST
22Providence
Overall: 20-9
Conference: 10-6
Previous: 22
LaDontae Henton got 25 points and 15 rebounds Sunday in a victory against Marquette. The Friars' resume features five top-50 RPI wins.03/04 at Seton Hall 7:00 PM EST
03/07 Butler 12:00 PM EST
23Georgetown
Overall: 18-9
Conference: 10-7
Previous: 23
The Hoyas' had their three-game winning streak snapped Saturday at St. John's. Their resume features zero losses outside of the top 40 of the RPI.03/03 at Butler 7:00 PM EST
03/07 Seton Hall 12:00 PM EST
24Ohio State
Overall: 21-8
Conference: 10-6
Previous: 24
The Buckeyes came from 11 points down in the final 14 minutes Sunday to beat Purdue. D'Angelo Russell finished with 28 points and seven rebounds.03/04 at Penn State 6:00 PM EST
03/08 Wisconsin 4:30 PM EDT
25St. John's
Overall: 20-9
Conference: 9-7
Previous: 25
The Red Storm have won six of their past seven games. They now own five top-50 RPI wins.03/04 at Marquette 9:00 PM EST
03/07 at Villanova 2:00 PM EST
26SMU
Overall: 23-6
Conference: 14-3
Previous: 26
SMU has three top-50 RPI wins and only three losses outside of the top 50. Three of their losses came in games in which Markus Kennedy did not play.03/08 Tulsa 3:00 PM EDT
 
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