The Villanova Wildcats (8-1, 3-0) have improved to #4 in the newest AP Poll released on Monday. Jay Wright’s squad won their only game last week; an 85-68 victory over Marquette.
Gonzaga remains the nation’s #1 collecting 62 of the 64 First Place votes; Baylor, at #2, tallied the other two to stay at #2 as Kansas remains the other school ahead of ‘Nova in the poll.
BIG EAST frenemies Creighton improved to #11 as Xavier fell out of the Top 25 (the Musketeers are receiving votes though.
The Villanova program is on a mandatory hiatus due to due to positive coronavirus test results impacting Tier 1 staff members- including head coach Jay Wright.
December 28, 2020 AP Poll