|Creighton (#22) is the lone Missouri Valley team in this week's AP Top 25 poll.
Creighton moves up one spot in the poll following an idle week.
Gonzaga holds steady at the top for the second straight week. Oregon enters the Top 25 at #25 with an overtime win on the road against Washington, 80-77, a win on the road over Utah, 64-45, and an upset win on the road over then-21st ranked UCLA, 78-69. Virginia Commonwealth falls out of the Top 25 this week with a win on the road over St. Joseph's (PA), 82-79, a win on the road over Massachusetts, 71-62, and a loss on the road to then-16th ranked Saint Louis, 62-56.
New Mexico is a big mover this week to #10 after a win on the road over Wyoming, 59-46, a win on the road over San Diego State, 60-50, and a win on the road over UNLV, 63-56. Wisconsin shot up four spots to #18 after wins against then-3rd ranked Indiana, 68-56 and then-6th ranked Michigan, 68-59 and a loss to then-10th ranked Ohio State, 50-43. Duke slipped 4 spots to #6 after a loss to Maryland, 83-74.