College Basketball Top 50: Michigan Back to #1, MTSU Enters

    
January 27th, 2013

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: January 20th

by Shawn Siegel: Collegehoops.net Editor

  

  Team Record Last
1

Michigan

19-1 2
2

Kansas

18-1 3
3

Duke

17-2* 1
4

Florida

16-2 5
5

Indiana

18-2 7
6

Syracuse

18-2* 4
7

Arizona

17-2* 6
8

Gonzaga

19-2 10
9

Ohio State

15-4 11
10

Louisville

16-4** 8
11

Butler

17-3* 12
12 Michigan State 17-4* 14
13

New Mexico 

17-3* 15
14

Wichita St

19-2 18
15

Minnesota

15-5** 9
16 Oregon 18-2 21
17

Missouri

15-4 20
18 San Diego St 16-4 22
19 Miami 15-3 32
20 NC State   16-4* 17
21 Creighton 17-3* 13
22

Kansas St 

15-4** 16
23

UNLV 

16-4 25
24 Notre Dame 16-4* 23
25

Ole Miss

17-2 29
26 Cincinnati  16-4* 24
27

VCU

16-5** 19
28 Baylor 14-5 27
29

Marquette

14-4 34
30

Wisconsin

14-6* 28
31

Memphis

16-3 31
32 Belmont 17-4 39
33

UCONN

13-5 38
34

Pittsburgh 

17-4 41
35 Oklahoma St 13-5* 26
36

Georgetown 

14-4 45
37

UCLA

16-5* 33
38

Kentucky

13-6* 36
39 Colorado St 16-5* 37
40

Illinois

15-6* 30
41

St. Mary's

17-4 44
42

Bucknell

17-4* 40
43

North Carolina

13-6* 43
44 Middle Tennessee 18-4 NA(51)
45

Wyoming

15-4** 35
46

Temple

13-6* 42
47 BYU 16-6* 49
48

Boise St

14-5* 47
49

Maryland

15-5* 48
50 Iowa St 14-5* 50

* = losses this week

last = last week's ranking

 

Next Five: Southern Miss (17-4), Colorado (14-6), Oklahoma (13-5*), St Louis (14-5), La Salle (14-5)

 

Top 50 Drop Outs (that haven't returned)

  Week
  Iowa   11
  Colorado   10
  Saint Louis   10
  Murray St   9
 

Virginia Tech

  7
 

Xavier

  6
 

Alabama

  6
  Virginia   6
 

St. Joseph's

5
 

Ohio

  5
 

California

4
  Santa Clara   3
 

Tennessee

  3
 

Northwestern

  3
  Florida State   3
 

Texas

2
 

Northern Iowa

  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.