Top 25 College Basketball Rankings | Duke Gets Huge Win


With college basketball three weeks into existence in 2021, we have seen a couple of surprising wins, overtime games and dominant performances. We now have a better idea for the Top 25 College Basketball Rankings. If you are new to reading college basketball articles here at FlurrySports, I will be posting college basketball rankings every week, with headlines and games to watch for the upcoming week.

With that being said, let’s take a look at the second week of the top 25 college basketball rankings and what to watch for in Week 4.
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Top 25 College Basketball Rankings

  1. Purdue (6-0, 0-0)
  2. Duke (7-0, 0-0)
  3. Baylor (7-0, 0-0)
  4. Gonzaga (6-1, 0-0)
  5. UCLA (6-1, 0-0)
  6. Texas (4-1, 0-0)
  7. Villanova (4-2, 0-0)
  8. Arkansas (6-0, 0-0)
  9. BYU (6-0, 0-0)
  10. Kentucky (5-1, 0-0)
  11. Kansas (5-1, 0-0)
  12. Arizona (6-0, 0-0)
  13. Florida (6-0, 0-0)
  14. Michigan State (5-2, 0-0)
  15. Auburn (5-1, 0-0)
  16. Uconn (6-1, 0-0)
  17. Tennessee (4-1, 0-0)
  18. USC (6-0, 0-0)
  19. Wisconsin (5-1, 0-0)
  20. Iowa State (6-0, 0-0)
  21. Houston (5-1, 0-0)
  22. Alabama (6-1, 0-0)
  23. Saint Bonaventure (5-1, 0-0)
  24. LSU (7-0, 0-0)
  25. Memphis (5-1, 0-0)

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College Basketball Top-25 Headlines

Tennessee takes care of business against North Carolina, winning 89-72.

Purdue outlasts Villanova to win the Tip-Off Championship.

Arizona dominates Michigan, winning 80-62.

Wisconsin takes down Houston and Saint Mary’s to win the Maui Invitational Tournament.

Gonzaga beats UCLA handily, winning 83-63.

Uconn and Auburn give the early bid for game of the year, as the Huskies beat the Tigers in double OT.

Iowa State takes down Xavier and Memphis last week.

Michigan State upsets Uconn 64-60.

Alabama loses to Rick Pitino’s Iona team.

Kansas loses at the buzzer to an unranked Dayton team.

Duke states their claim as the best team in the country with a win over Gonzaga.

Northern Iowa upsets Saint Bonaventure, 90-80.
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Top-25 Games to Watch This Week

Monday, Nov. 29

Kentucky vs. Central Michigan
Texas vs. Sam Houston State
Gonzaga vs. Tarleton State

Tuesday, Nov. 30

Tennessee vs. Presbyterian
Purdue vs. Florida State
UConn vs. Maryland Eastern
Houston vs. Northwestern State
Duke vs. Ohio State

Wednesday, Dec. 1

Villanova vs. Penn
Michigan State vs. Louisville
Memphis vs. Georgia
Iowa State vs. Arkansas Pine Bluff
Arkansas vs. Central Arkansas
Auburn vs. UCF
Florida vs. Oklahoma
BYU vs. Utah Valley
Wisconsin vs. Georgia Tech
UCLA vs. Colorado
USC vs. Utah

Thursday, Dec. 2

Arizona vs. Washington

Friday, Dec. 3

Kansas vs. Saint John’s
Houston vs. Bryant
Texas vs. Texas-Rio Grand Valley
Purdue vs. Iowa

Saturday, Dec. 4

Michigan State vs. Toledo
Memphis vs. Mississippi
Villanova vs. Saint Joseph’s
Wisconsin vs. Marquette
Auburn vs. Yale
Tennessee vs. Colorado
BYU vs. Missouri State
Arkansas vs. Little Rock
Uconn vs. Grambling State
Baylor vs. Arkansas Pine Bluff
USC vs. Washington State
Gonzaga vs. Alabama
Iowa State vs. Creighton

Sunday, Dec. 5

UCLA vs. Washington
Arizona vs. Oregon State

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