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NCAA Basketball Rankings: San Diego St. No. 7 In Coaches Poll

The latest USA Today Top 25 Coaches Poll has the San Diego St. Aztecs up to No. 7, a move the latest AP Poll also made. It was a three-spot leap for the Aztecs after a 2-0 week on the court. The Aztecs were helped by Kansas St. losing to the Florida Gators, Baylor falling to Gonzaga and Tennessee dropping two games over the last week.

Villanova, Georgetown and Missouri all benefited from those top-10 teams losing by taking those spots in the rankings. Kansas St., previously No. 6, fell to No. 11. Tennessee experienced the most significant drop, moving from No. 7 to No. 18.

Duke received all 31 first-place votes to remain No. 1.

The BYU Cougars dropped five spots to No. 23 following their first loss of the season. UNLV, previously No. 22, dropped out of the rankings and finished with 32 points. New Mexico received 13 points in the voting.

Texas A&M entered the Coaches Poll at No. 24, while Central Florida was the last team out with 47 votes.

The full results:

   1. Duke (31) 
   2. Ohio State 
   3. Kansas 
   4. Connecticut 
   5. Syracuse 
   6. Pittsburgh 
   7. San Diego State 
   8. Villanova 
   9. Georgetown 
  10. Missouri
  11. Kansas State
  12. Michigan State
  13. Purdue 
  14. Kentucky
  15. Baylor 
  16. Minnesota
  17. Memphis 
  18. Tennessee
  19. Florida 
  20. Notre Dame
  21. Illinois
  22. Texas
  23. Brigham Young
  24. Texas A&M
  25. Louisville