The Ohio State men's basketball program stood pat at No. 25 in latest Associated Press Top 25 poll after falling at Duke in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge and knocking off St. Francis at home last week.
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The Buckeyes are 6-2 on the season after the 81-72 loss to the Blue Devils on Wednesday evening and 96-59 victory over the Red Flash on Saturday afternoon. They wrap up a two-game homestead against Rutgers this Thursday, with tipoff at Value City Arena set for 7 p.m. on ESPN2.
Ohio State is one of five Big Ten teams in this week’s poll, joining No. 4 Purdue, No. 13 Maryland, No. 14 Indiana and No. 17 Illinois, with Michigan State falling out after dropping two games last week. That said, the full poll can be found below, with first-place votes in parenthesis:
- Houston (37)
- Texas (14)
- Virginia (3)
- Purdue (4)
- Iowa State
- San Diego State
- Mississippi State
- Ohio State
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