College Basketball Top 50: Southern Miss Up to 25th

    
January 29th, 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.)

 

January 29th Top 50 Ranking

by Shawn Siegel: Collegehoops.net Editor

 

  Team Record Last Pre.
1

Kentucky

21-1 1 2
2

Syracuse

22-1 2 4
3

North Carolina

18-3 4 1
4

Ohio State

19-3 5 3
5

Duke

18-3 6 5
6

Missouri

19-2* 3 30
7 Baylor 19-2 7 25
8 Michigan State 17-4 8 28
9

UNLV 

20-3 10 34
10 Murray St 21-0 12 NA
11

Kansas

17-4* 11 13
12 Creighton 20-2 14 39
13

Marquette  

18-4 17 23
14 Georgetown 16-4* 9 NA
15 Virginia 17-3 19 NA
16

St. Mary's

21-2 21 47
17

Florida

17-4 25 7
18

Gonzaga

17-3 20 21
19 San Diego St 18-3* 13 NA
20

Indiana

17-5* 15 NA
21

Michigan

16-6* 16 19
22 Harvard  18-2 24 NA
23 Mississippi St 17-5* 18 35
24

Wisconsin

17-5 27 16
25

Southern Miss

19-3 31 NA
26

Kansas St 

15-5* 23 49
27

Temple

15-5 34 22
28 California 17-5 35 29
29

Louisville

17-5 36 6
30

Vanderbilt

16-5 37 10
31

UCONN

14-6* 22 8
32

Wichita St

18-4* 26 45
33 Florida State 14-6 42 18
34

MTSU

20-3* 32 NA
35

Illinois

15-6* 30 46
36

New Mexico 

17-4 38 27
37

West Virginia 

15-7** 28 41
38 Cleveland St   18-4 43 NA
39 Seton Hall 15-6** 29 NA
40

Memphis

15-6 50 11
41

St Louis

16-5* 39 NA
42

Long Beach St

16-6 53 NA
43

Alabama

14-7* 33 24
44

Iona  

17-5* 40 NA
45

Iowa St

15-6* 52 NA
46

Davidson

15-5* 44 NA
47

Xavier

14-7* 46 12
48

Purdue

15-7* 47 32
49 Cincinnati  15-7** 41 17
50

BYU

18-6* 48 NA

* = losses this week

last = last week's ranking

pre. = preseason ranking 

 

Next Five:  Ohio (17-4), Minnesota (16-6*), Oral Roberts (20-4), Nevada (18-3), Notre Dame (14-8)

 

Top 50 Drop Outs

  Week Pre
 

Marshall

13-8** 12 42
 

Dayton

14-7** 12 NA
 

Texas

13-8* 11 33
  Stanford 15-6* 11 NA
 

Northwestern

12-8* 11 NA
 

Arizona

14-8* 10 20
 

Ohio

17-4 10 NA
 

Virginia Tech

12-9** 10 NA
 

Pittsburgh 

13-9 9 9
 

Texas A&M 

12-8* 9 14
 

Minnesota

16-6* 9 NA
 

Charleston

12-9** 8 NA
 

Kent St 

14-6 7 48
 

Northern Iowa

14-9** 7 NA
 

Belmont

15-7 6 44
 

Washington 

14-7 5 26
  Miami 12-7 5 36
  Villanova 10-12** 5 37
 

Notre Dame

14-8 4 38
 

Weber St 

16-4* 4 NA
 

Butler

12-11** 3 31
 

UCLA

12-9 2 15
 

George Mason

18-5 2 40
  Drexel 17-5 2 43
 

VCU

18-5 2 50

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!

 

Check out past week's rankings and this week's AP Top 25.

 

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