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Dickie V's Top 25

Updated: December 20, 2010, 2:48 PM ET
By Dick Vitale | ESPN.com

There were a handful of changes in this week's top 25. On the rise is Central Florida, which rallied from a 12-point deficit to beat Miami-Florida. Among those sliding down were Kansas State after its loss to Florida; Baylor fell to Gonzaga; Tennessee was beaten by Oakland and Charlotte.

DICKIE V'S TOP 25:

1. Duke

2. Ohio State

3. Kansas

4. Syracuse

5. Pittsburgh

6. San Diego State

7. Villanova

8. Connecticut

9. Kentucky

10. Georgetown

11. Missouri

12. Purdue

13. Michigan State

14. Memphis

15. Texas A&M

16. Kansas State

17. Baylor

18. Central Florida

19. Illinois

20. BYU

21. Florida

22. Texas

23. Tennessee

24. Louisville

25. Notre Dame

Dick Vitale

College Basketball analyst
Dick Vitale, college basketball's top analyst and ambassador, joined ESPN during the 1979-80 season. His thorough knowledge of the game is brought forth in an enthusiastic, passionate style. Vitale also contributes columns to ESPN.com.