Finally, there is some stability at the top of the coaches' poll. North Carolina remained the No. 1 team in the country this week, following a stretch of five straight weeks where the No. 1 position changed hands.
Maryland beat Iowa on Thursday and, by extension, recorded its first victory over an opponent with a top-50 RPI. So the Terrapins are now 18-3 overall, 7-2 in the Big Ten. And they're ranked sixth in the updated CBS Sports Top 25 (and one).
Arkansas snapped Texas A&M's 10-game winning streak on Wednesday by beating the Aggies 74-71 at Bud Walton Arena. So Billy Kennedy's team is 17-3 overall, 7-1 in the SEC. And they're now ranked eighth in the updated CBS Sports Top 25 (and one).