Unbeaten Jayhawks top coaches poll
The top seven teams in the ESPN/USA Today's men's college basketball poll remained unchanged this week -- led by unbeaten and No. 1 Kansas.
The top five of the ESPN/USA Today men's coaches' poll:
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The Jayhawks (10-0) picked up all 31 first-place votes from the national panel of head coaches. That outdistanced No. 2 Texas (10-0), who knocked off No. 10 North Carolina (8-3) on Saturday. Kentucky (11-0) remains third, followed by Purdue (10-0) and Syracuse (11-0).
The second five includes West Virginia (8-0), Duke (9-1), Villanova (10-1), Michigan State (9-2) and North Carolina.
Tennessee, which entered the week ranked eighth, fell six spots to 14th after losing by 22 points at unranked USC. Georgetown, 11th entering the week, slipped two spots to 13th after losing its first game of the season to Old Dominion. Florida dropped from 13th to 18th after falling to Richmond. the Gators have lost two straight games.
Among the teams moving up this week: Connecticut (14th to 11th), unbeaten New Mexico (19th to 12th) and Kansas State (from 22nd to 15th).