College Basketball Top 50: Wild Fluctuations

    
January 13th, 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 13th

by Shawn Siegel: Collegehoops.net Editor

  

  Team Record Last
1

Duke

15-1* 1
2

Michigan

16-1* 2
3

Indiana

15-1 3
4

Louisville

15-1 4
5

Kansas

14-1 5
6

Florida

12-2 7
7

Syracuse

16-1 8
8

Arizona

15-1* 6
9

Minnesota

15-2* 9
10

Gonzaga

16-1 10
11

Ohio State

13-3 11
12 Creighton 16-1 12
13

Missouri

12-3* 13
14

Butler

14-2 15
15 Michigan State 14-3 17
16 San Diego St 14-2 18
17 NC State   14-2 19
18

New Mexico 

15-2 21
19 Notre Dame 14-2* 16
20

Illinois

14-4** 14
21

Kansas St 

13-2 23
22

UNLV 

14-3* 20
23

Wichita St

15-2* 22
24

VCU

14-3 29
25

UCLA

14-3 36
26 Baylor 11-4 30
27 Oregon 14-2 32
28

UCONN

12-3 34
29

Marquette

12-3 39
30 Cincinnati  14-3* 24
31

Wyoming

14-1* 25
32 Oklahoma St 11-4* 26
33

Wisconsin

12-4 38
34

Memphis

12-3 41
35

Boise St

13-2 43
36

Ole Miss

13-2 44
37

Georgetown 

11-3* 28
38

Temple

11-4* 31
39 Miami 12-3 47
40

Kentucky

10-5* 27
41

Bucknell

14-3 45
42 Colorado St 13-3* 40
43

Maryland

13-3** 33
44

Pittsburgh 

13-4* 35
45 Belmont 13-4 50
46 BYU 14-4 NA(+5)
47 Colorado 11-5* 37
48 Saint Louis 12-4* 46
49

North Carolina

11-5* 42
50

St. Mary's

13-4* 49

* = losses this week

last = last week's ranking

 

Next Five: North Dakota St (15-3), Iowa (12-5*), Iowa St (11-4*), Texas A&M (12-3), Arizona St (14-3*),

 

Top 50 Drop Outs

  Week
  Murray St   9
  Iowa   8
 

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
 

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.