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Gonzaga's 83-63 destruction of UCLA got a lot of attention earlier this week in part because it was just the 43rd time in college basketball history that the teams ranked first and second in the Associated Press Top 25 poll played each other. But the truth is that Friday night's showdown between Gonzaga and Duke was always the more interesting matchup on paper.

It's Chet Holmgren vs. Paolo Banchero.

Barring another meeting in the 2022 NCAA Tournament, this will be the first and only game this season featuring the two prospects currently expected to be selected first and second in the 2022 NBA Draft. Reasonable minds can disagree on which one should and will go first. But, at this point in the process, basically everybody has Holmgren (Gonzaga) and Banchero (Duke) coming off of the board first and second in some order.

Both are frontcourt stars -- but very different.

Holmgren is a 7-foot, 195-pound center who rim-protects on defense and floats on offense. He can score at the rim or step away and consistently knock down jumpers all the way out to the 3-point line. Banchero is a 6-10, 250-pound forward who is big and strong and skilled and versatile. He's averaging 17.8 points and 8.0 rebounds per game. Both freshmen project as possible future NBA All-Stars. So seeing them on the court with each other in a top-10 matchup is a special Black Friday treat.

Gonzaga remains No. 1 in Friday morning's updated CBS Sports Top 25 And 1 daily college basketball rankings. Duke is No. 7. And Iona — yes, Iona! — is No. 23 after Thursday's 72-68 victory over Alabama. Rick Pitino's Gaels entering the rankings, combined with Alabama dropping to No. 24, caused Ohio State, Seton Hall and LSU to drop one spot each, no fault of their own. That means LSU is now what amounts to No. 27 in the Top 25 And 1.

Top 25 And 1 rankings

Biggest Movers
9 Michigan State
13 Alabama
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1 Gonzaga Andrew Nembhard finished with 24 points, six assists and five rebounds in Tuesday's 83-63 win over UCLA. The Zags' next game is Friday against Duke. -- 15-2
2 Kansas Remy Martin finished with 15 points, eight rebounds and four assists in Thursday's 71-59 win over North Texas. The Jayhawks' next game is Friday against Dayton. -- 17-2
3 Purdue Zach Edey finished with 21 points and six rebounds in Sunday's 80-74 win over Villanova. The Boilermakers' next game is Friday against Nebraska Omaha. -- 16-3
4 UCLA UCLA shot just 34.8% from the field in Tuesday's 83-63 loss to Gonzaga. The Bruins' next game is Saturday against UNLV. -- 14-2
5 Villanova Villanova allowed Purdue to shoot 52.7% from the field in Sunday's 80-74 loss to the Boilermakers. The Wildcats' next game is Sunday against La Salle. -- 15-5
6 Memphis DeAndre Williams finished with 16 points and 10 rebounds in Wednesday's 69-61 win over Virginia Tech. The Tigers' next game is Friday against Iowa State. -- 10-8
7 Duke Paolo Banchero finished 28 points, eight rebounds and six assists in Monday's 108-81 win over The Citadel. The Blue Devils' next game is Friday against Gonzaga. -- 16-3
8 Texas Timmy Allen finished with 15 points and eight rebounds in Wednesday's 68-44 win over Cal Baptist. The Longhorns' next game is Monday against Sam Houston State. -- 15-5
9 Baylor Mathew Mayer finished with 15 points and six rebounds in Thursday's 69-61 win over VCU. The Bears' next game is Friday against Michigan State. -- 18-2
10 Arkansas Au'Diese Toney finished with 19 points and nine rebounds in Tuesday's 73-67 win over Cincinnati. The Razorbacks' next game is Sunday against Penn. -- 15-5
11 Kentucky TyTy Washington finished with 20 points and six rebounds in Monday's 86-61 win over Albany. The Wildcats' next game is Friday against North Florida. 1 16-4
12 BYU Te'Jon Lucas finished with 18 points and seven assists in Wednesday's 81-64 win over Texas Southern. The Cougars' next game is Saturday at Utah. 1 17-4
13 Arizona Christian Koloko finished with 22 points and seven rebounds in Sunday's 80-62 win over Michigan. The Wildcats' next game is Saturday against Sacramento State. 1 16-2
14 Michigan St. Gabe Brown finished with 16 points and 10 rebounds in Thursday's 64-60 win over UConn. The Spartans' next game is Friday against Baylor. 9 15-4
15 Connecticut UConn missed 14 of the 16 3-pointers it attempted in Thursday's 64-60 loss to Michigan State. The Huskies' next game is Friday against VCU. -- 14-4
16 Auburn Walker Kessler finished with 13 points, 10 rebounds and four blocks in Thursday's 62-53 win over Loyola Chicago. The Tigers' next game is Friday against Syracuse. -- 19-1
17 Tennessee Kennedy Chandler finished with 14 points and eight assists in Sunday's 89-72 win over North Carolina. The Vols' next game is Friday against Tennessee Tech. -- 14-5
18 St. Bona. Jaren Holmes finished with 19 points and 13 rebounds in Sunday's 70-54 win over Marquette. The Bonnies' next game is Saturday against Northern Iowa. -- 11-5
19 Houston Fabian White Jr. finished with 15 points and seven rebounds in Wednesday's 78-48 win over Oregon. The Cougars' next game is Tuesday against Northwestern State. -- 17-2
20 Va. Tech Virginia Tech only shot 33.9% from the field in Wednesday's 69-61 loss to Memphis. The Hokies' next game is Friday against Xavier. -- 10-10
21 USC Boogie Ellis finished with 17 points, four assists and four rebounds in Thursday's 70-55 win over St. Joseph's. The Trojans' next game is Friday against San Diego State. -- 17-2
22 Florida Phlandrous Fleming Jr. got 19 points off the bench in Wednesday's 71-68 win over Ohio State.The Gators' next game is Sunday against Troy. -- 12-8
23 Iona Nelly Junior Joseph finished with 15 points and 11 rebounds in Thursday's 72-68 win over Alabama. The Gaels' next game is Friday against Belmont. NR 17-3
24 Alabama Alabama finished with just seven assists and 13 turnovers in Thursday's 72-68 loss to Iona. The Crimson Tide's next game is Friday against Drake. 13 13-7
25 Ohio St. Ohio State allowed Florida to grab 16 offensive rebounds in Wednesday's 71-68 loss to the Gators. The Buckeyes' next game is Tuesday against Duke. 1 12-4
26 Seton Hall Jared Rhoden finished with 21 points and seven rebounds in Wednesday's 62-59 over Cal. The Pirates' next game is Sunday against Bethune Cookman. 1 12-7

IN: Iona
OUT: LSU