Monday November 23rd, 2015

The Kentucky Wildcats are now the No. 1 team in the country, according to the latest AP Top 25 Poll. 

The Wildcats, who were No. 1 every week last season, take the spot formerly held by North Carolina. The Tar Heels dropped to No. 9 after a loss to Northern Iowa

North Carolina’s drop helped numerous teams, with Maryland, Duke, Michigan State and Oklahoma among those rising up. The Miami Hurricanes also entered the top 25 at No. 15 after wins over Utah and Butler to start their season.

Here is the full poll:

1. Kentucky

2. Maryland

3. Michigan State

4. Iowa State

5. Kansas

6. Duke

7. Oklahoma

8. Villanova

9. North Carolina

10. Gonzaga

11. Arizona

12. Virginia

13. Indiana

14. California

15. Miami

16. Purdue

17. Notre Dame

18. Connecticut

19. Vanderbilt

20. Wichita State

21. Oregon

22. LSU

23. Xavier

24. Cincinnati

25. Texas A&M

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