|Creighton (#16) is the only team from the Missouri Valley is in this week's AP Top 25 poll. One Missouri Valley team dropped out of the poll this week. Wichita State was ranked #15.
Creighton moves up five spots in the poll following a week that began with a win at home over Missouri State, 91-77. After that came another win at home against Bradley, 75-58.
Wichita State drops out of the poll after consecutive losses to Northern Iowa, 57-52 and Indiana State, 68-55.
Indiana gets back the number one ranking following a week in which they first got a victory at Purdue, 97-60. After that came an upset win at home against then-1st ranked Michigan, 81-73. Michigan lost their number one ranking with a win against Northwestern, 68-46 and a loss to then-3rd ranked Indiana. Georgetown breaks into the Top 25 at #20 with a win at home over Seton Hall, 74-52 and a win at home over St. John's, 68-56. Oklahoma State comes in at #22 with wins against then-2nd ranked Kansas, 85-80 and Iowa State, 78-76. Pittsburgh shows up at #23 with a win against then-6th ranked Syracuse, 65-55 and a loss to then-12th ranked Louisville, 64-61. Notre Dame also enters the Top 25 at #25. Ole Miss falls out of the Top 25 this week with an upset loss at home to Kentucky, 87-74 and a loss at then-4th ranked Florida, 78-64. NC State and San Diego State also drop out this week.