The Dukies held onto their #1 position in the Week 2 AP Top 25 Poll, receiving 58 of the 65 first place votes. They will have a tough test to keep the 1 position tonight vs. #7 Kansas at 9:30 PM EST in the State Farm Champions Classic from Madison Square Garden, NYC.
#2 Kentucky will also have to battle off a hungry #13 Michigan State team, who is coming off a heart breaking loss vs. Arizona that ended on an layup as the buzzer sounded. The game tips off at 7:00 PM EST, also part of the State Farm Champions Classic.
The biggest mover was Indiana, who moved from #11 to #6 after a win in an overtime thriller vs. Kansas 103-99.
Last year’s champion Villanova also got 5 first place votes, as they moved up to #3 in the AP Poll, after a 2-0 start, including a win vs #15 Purdue 79-76.
Week 1 gave us some early fireworks and week 2 should be prove to be nothing short of excellent, with a number of top 25 matchups throughout the week.
Here’s your AP Poll Top 25 for Week 2: