Arizona has beaten San Diego State and Gonzaga, but true road games at UTEP and UNLV should show us what the Cats are made of this season.
The Cardinals join Kentucky, Duke and Arizona as top seeds in Jerry Palm's first update of his projected NCAA Tournament bracket.
Only one new team enters the poll this week, as Northern Iowa drops from the rankings.
The 6-foot-8 forward got 21 points and 11 rebounds in a win over Indiana, then finished with 19 points and 17 rebounds in a win over UNC-Wilmington.
The Cardinals are undefeated now, and should be 11-0 when they host Kentucky on Dec. 27.
Jon Rothstein says the Cardinals' guard tandem of Chris Jones and Terry Rozier have been impressive so far.
Jahlil Okafor is still No. 1 in our yearly rankings, and his teammate, Tyus Jones, gets the weekly award.
Some more shuffling in this week's AP Top 25 poll.
Arizona, Duke, Kansas and Kentucky each placed three players on the list. Wisconsin and Wichita State both placed two.
Once again, we have teamed up with the Wayman Tisdale Award, and so our Freshman of the Week is now the Wayman Tisdale National Freshman of the Week.

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