Kentucky keeps stranglehold on No. 1 in AP poll

Kentucky is the unanimous No. 1 in The Associated Press' Top 25 for the second straight week.

The Wildcats (23-0) were the unanimous pick last week after Virginia lost and received all 65 votes from a media panel again Monday.

The Cavaliers were back up to No. 2, moving past Gonzaga after beating No. 12 North Carolina and No. 9 Louisville last week.

Villanova moved up to No. 6 after No. 7 Arizona lost to rival Arizona State for the only other change in the top 10. Oklahoma State returned to the poll at No. 21 and Arkansas is in at No. 24.

Texas and Georgetown dropped out.

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