College Basketball Top 50: Butler & Miami Enter

    
December 9th, 2012

Collegehoops.net's Top 50 Power Ranking is your weekly dive into the national college basketball scene.  The CHN Top 50 is brought to you before all the other polls late Sunday night. Arrows represent notable moves. (Also: Check out the weekly Non-BCS Top 25 Ranking.)

 

Top 50 Ranking: December 9th

by Shawn Siegel: Collegehoops.net Editor

 

  Team Record Last
1

Indiana

9-0 1
2

Michigan

9-0 2
3

Duke

9-0 3
4

Florida

7-0 4
5

Syracuse

8-0 5
6

Louisville

8-1 6
7

Ohio State

6-1 7
8

Arizona

7-0 9
9

Kansas

7-1 10
10

Missouri

8-1 11
11 Cincinnati  9-0 12
12

Illinois

10-0 15
13

New Mexico 

10-0 14
14

Minnesota

10-1 16
15

Gonzaga

9-1* 8
16 Creighton 9-1 13
17 Michigan State 8-2 17
18 San Diego St 7-1 18
19

North Carolina

7-2 19
20

UNLV 

7-1 21
21 Oklahoma St 7-1 22
22

Wichita St

9-0 23
23 Notre Dame 8-1 24
24

Pittsburgh 

9-1 26
25

Georgetown 

7-1 30
26 NC State   6-2 29
27

Kentucky

6-3 28
28 Baylor 5-3* 27
29 Murray St 7-1 31
30

Kansas St 

7-1 32
31 Oregon 8-1 34
32

Memphis

6-2 36
33 Colorado 7-2* 20
34

UCONN

7-2* 25
35

Wyoming

10-0 39
36

Bucknell

8-1 41
37

Temple

6-1* 37
38

Alabama

6-2* 33
39

Maryland

8-1 47
40

St. Joseph's

5-2 43
41

VCU

6-3 44
42

Butler

7-2 NA(+5)
43

Xavier

7-2* 40
44

Marquette

6-2 49
45 Miami 5-1 NA(+5)
46 Virginia Tech 7-1* 46
47 Belmont 6-2 50
48

Ohio

7-2* 38
49

Wisconsin

6-4* 42
50 Colorado St 6-2** 35

* = losses this week

last = last week's ranking

 

Next Five:  Arizona St (8-1), Saint Mary's (6-2), Ole Miss (6-1*), Boise St (6-2*), California (6-2*)

 

 

Top 50 Drop Outs

  Week
 

California

4
  Boise St   4
  Santa Clara   3
 

Tennessee

  3
 

Northwestern

  3
 

UCLA

  3
  Florida State   3
 

Saint Louis

3
 

St. Mary's

  2
 

Texas

2
 

Northern Iowa

  2
 

Iowa St

  2
  South Alabama 2

week = week dropped out of Top 50

 

During the season, don't forget to check out the CHN Top 50 Power Ranking every Sunday night!

 

For more depth, check out the weekly the Non-BCS Top 25 ranking.

 

You can also revisit the Top 50 archive and view this week's AP Top 25.