With a little help from its friends up the road in Louisville, UK moved up to No. 3 in this week’s Associated Press college basketball poll. The Cats now find themselves behind top-ranked Michigan State and Andrew Wiggins’ Kansas Jayhawks in the Top 25. The Cardinals dropped to No. 9 after falling to North Carolina on Sunday.
Michigan State received 56 of the 65 first place votes to hold down the top spot. Kansas and Oklahoma State also received a little bit of first place love with eight votes and one vote, respectively.