The nation’s top four teams remain unchanged in the newest AP poll released on Monday.
Jay Wright’s Villanova squad had a quiet week as the Wildcats dismantled Georgetown by 26 in the regular season finale to keep ‘Nova at #2.
Kansas remains at the top, garnering 59 of the 65 first place votes as UCLA and Gonzaga hold at the third and fourth spots respectively. Oregon replaces North Carolina at #5.
The Wildcats are joined in the rankings by only one other Big East team this week as Butler comes in at #18.
Villanova next plays on Thursday in the quarterfinals of the BIG EATS Tournament. They will tip off at 12 noon against the winner of the 8/9 game between Georgetown and St. John’s.
AP Poll Week 18 (March 6)