College Basketball Top 50: Wichita St into Top 25

    
February 12th, 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.)

 

February 12th Top 50 Ranking

by Shawn Siegel: Collegehoops.net Editor

 

  Team Record Last Pre.
1

Kentucky

25-1 1 2
2

Syracuse

25-1 2 4
3

Missouri

23-2 5 30
4

Duke

21-4 8 5
5

North Carolina

21-4* 3 1
6 Michigan State 20-5 9 28
7

Ohio State

21-4* 4 3
8

Kansas

20-5 11 13
9 Baylor 21-4** 6 25
10

UNLV 

22-4 10 34
11

Marquette

21-5 14 23
12 Murray St 24-1* 7 NA
13 Georgetown 19-5* 13 NA
14 San Diego St 20-4* 17 NA
15

Indiana

19-6 21 NA
16

Michigan

19-7 23 19
17

St. Mary's

23-3* 15 47
18

Temple

19-5 24 22
19

Wisconsin

19-6 26 16
20

Gonzaga

20-4 27 21
21 Creighton 21-5** 12 39
22

Louisville

20-5 28 6
23

Wichita St

22-4 29 45
24 Florida State 17-7* 25 18
25

Florida

19-6** 16 7
26

Southern Miss

21-4* 20 NA
27 Mississippi St 19-6* 18 35
28 Harvard  21-3* 19 NA
29

St Louis

20-5 32 NA
30 Virginia 19-5* 22 NA
31 California 20-6 30 29
32

New Mexico 

20-4 31 27
33 Notre Dame 17-8 45 38
34

Memphis

18-7 39 11
35

Long Beach St

19-6 36 NA
36

MTSU

23-4 37 NA
37

Kansas St 

17-7* 33 49
38

Vanderbilt

17-8* 35 10
39

Iowa St

18-7* 38 NA
40

Alabama

16-8* 41 24
41

BYU

21-6 46 NA
42

Iona  

20-6* 43 NA
43

Oral Roberts

23-5 52 NA
44

West Virginia 

16-10** 40 41
45 NC State   18-7 NA NA
46

UCONN

15-9** 42 8
47

Davidson

19-6* 47 NA
48

Xavier

16-9* 50 12
49 Cincinnati  17-8* 48 17
50

Illinois

16-9** 44 46

* = losses this week

last = last week's ranking

pre. = preseason ranking 

 

Next Five:  Akron (18-7), Seton Hall (17-8), Purdue (16-9*), Washington (17-8*), Miami (15-8*)

 

Top 50 Drop Outs

  Week Pre
  Cleveland St   20-6** 14 NA
 

Ohio

19-6** 14 NA
 

Purdue

16-9* 13 32
  Seton Hall 17-8 13 NA
 

Marshall

15-10* 12 42
 

Dayton

15-9 12 NA
 

Texas

16-9 11 33
  Stanford 17-8* 11 NA
 

Northwestern

15-9* 11 NA
 

Arizona

18-8 10 20
 

Virginia Tech

14-11* 10 NA
 

Pittsburgh 

15-11** 9 9
 

Texas A&M 

12-12** 9 14
 

Minnesota

17-8* 9 NA
 

Charleston

16-10 8 NA
 

Kent St 

18-6 7 48
 

Northern Iowa

17-10* 7 NA
 

Belmont

17-7 6 44
 

Washington 

16-7 5 26
  Miami 15-8* 5 36
  Villanova 11-13 5 37
 

Notre Dame

14-8 4 38
 

Weber St 

20-4 4 NA
 

Butler

15-12 3 31
 

UCLA

14-11* 2 15
 

George Mason

21-6 2 40
  Drexel 21-5 2 43
 

VCU

22-5 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.