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College basketball rankings, week 6: Villanova drops in latest polls

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You had to expect it.

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Following a week in which Villanova was blasted by Oklahoma, both teams saw significant movement in the latest college basketball polls. Oklahoma skyrocketed to #3 in both the AP and Coaches Poll, while Villanova fell down to #12/13. The fall was expected for Villanova after the big loss in front of a national audience - they'll have a chance for redemption this weekend at #8/9 Virginia.

Michigan State maintained their #1 ranking, while North Carolina plummeted out of the Top 10 after losing at Texas on a last-second Javan Felix buzzer beater. Oklahoma, Purdue and Xavier are the only other unbeaten teams left in the Top 10, other than the Spartans.

Big East rival Xavier is up to #10/10, while Providence (#14/14) and Butler (#17/18) saw boosts in the rankings. Georgetown is still outside of the Top 25.

Full rankings below:

AP Poll

RANK TEAM RECORD POINTS
1 Michigan State Spartans (64) 11-0 1,621
2 Kansas Jayhawks (1) 8-1 1,499
3 Oklahoma Sooners 7-0 1,409
4 Kentucky Wildcats 9-1 1,385
5 Iowa State Cyclones 9-0 1,370
6 Maryland Terrapins 9-1 1,353
7 Duke Blue Devils 8-1 1,271
8 Virginia Cavaliers 8-1 1,132
9 Purdue Boilermakers 11-0 1,082
10 Xavier Musketeers 10-0 1,062
11 North Carolina Tar Heels 7-2 1,023
12 Villanova Wildcats 8-1 865
13 Arizona Wildcats 9-1 860
14 Providence Friars 10-1 724
15 Miami-Florida Hurricanes 8-1 622
16 Baylor Bears 7-1 605
17 Butler Bulldogs 8-1 562
18 SMU Mustangs 7-0 560
19 Louisville Cardinals 7-1 534
20 West Virginia Mountaineers 8-1 466
21 George Washington Colonials 9-1 256
22 UCLA Bruins 7-3 213
23 Cincinnati Bearcats 8-2 197
24 Texas A&M Aggies 8-2 152
25 Connecticut Huskies 6-3 47
Also Receiving Votes: Gonzaga 44, South Carolina 42, Oregon 37, Colorado 21, Vanderbilt 18, Wichita St 17, Arkansas-Little Rock 14, Dayton 14, Pittsburgh 12, Georgetown 8, Utah 7, Texas 4, Notre Dame 4, Syracuse 3, Northwestern 3, Iowa 3, Marquette 1, Army 1, Houston 1, Florida 1
Dropped Out: Gonzaga 20, Vanderbilt 21, Oregon 24, Utah 25

USA TODAY Coaches Poll

RANK TEAM RECORD POINTS
1 Michigan State (28) 11-0 794
2 Iowa State (3) 9-0 719
3 Oklahoma (1) 7-0 675
4 Kentucky 9-1 665
5 Kansas 8-1 664
6 Duke 8-1 649
7 Maryland 9-1 640
8 Purdue 11-0 552
9 Virginia 8-1 547
10 Xavier 10-0 491
11 North Carolina 7-2 474
12 Arizona 9-1 469
13 Villanova 8-1 464
14 Baylor 7-1 323
14 Providence 10-1 323
16 West Virginia 8-1 288
16 Louisville 7-1 288
18 Butler 8-1 268
19 Miami (FL) 8-1 265
20 Cincinnati 8-2 101
21 Gonzaga 6-3 90
22 George Washington 9-1 87
23 Vanderbilt 6-3 79
24 Texas A&M 8-2 77
25 South Carolina 8-0 70
Also Receiving Votes: UCLA 59, Connecticut 45, Oregon 38, Pittsburgh 30, Colorado 25, Wichita St 19, Dayton 18, Notre Dame 15, Davidson 13, Syracuse 12, Indiana 9, Arkansas-Little Rock 9, California 9, LSU 8, Iowa 8, Northwestern 7, Georgetown 6, Texas 3, UNLV 2, Utah 1, Florida 1, South Dakota State 1
Dropped Out: Oregon 23, Utah 24