Feb 18, 2012; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish head coach Mike Brey talks with players during overtime against the Villanova Wildcats at the Wells Fargo Center. Notre Dame defeated Villanova 74-70 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Howard Smith-US PRESSWIRE

Notre Dame moves up in the rankings

This week, Notre Dame has gone up the rankings after two wins against Rutgers and Villanova. In the AP Poll, they’re 20th, and in the ESPN/USA Today Poll, they’re 18th. Pretty impressive stuff considering they are the only team with 8 losses in the top 25.

 

Here’s the rankings for this week. (2/20-2/26)

 

AP Top 25
RK TEAM RECORD PTS
1 Kentucky (63) 26-1 1,623
2 Syracuse (2) 27-1 1,559
3 Missouri 25-2 1,498
4 Kansas 22-5 1,377
5 Duke 23-4 1,359
6 Michigan State 22-5 1,317
7 North Carolina 23-4 1,261
8 Ohio State 22-5 1,139
9 Georgetown 20-5 1,085
10 Marquette 22-5 1,013
11 Michigan 20-7 869
12 Florida 21-6 860
13 Baylor 22-5 859
14 Murray State 26-1 765
15 Florida State 19-7 620
16 Wisconsin 20-7 615
17 Louisville 21-6 495
18 New Mexico 22-4 469
19 Wichita State 24-4 467
20 Notre Dame 19-8 457
21 UNLV 22-6 325
22 Temple 21-5 281
23 Indiana 20-7 246
24 San Diego State 20-6 176
25 Virginia 20-6 153
ESPN/USA Today Coaches Poll
RK TEAM RECORD PTS
1 Kentucky (31) 26-1 775
2 Syracuse 27-1 744
3 Missouri 25-2 713
4 Duke 23-4 662
5 Kansas 22-5 644
6 Michigan State 22-5 613
7 North Carolina 23-4 592
8 Georgetown 20-5 539
9 Ohio State 22-5 504
10 Marquette 22-5 485
11 Florida 21-6 454
12 Murray State 26-1 416
13 Michigan 20-7 377
14 Baylor 22-5 374
15 Wisconsin 20-7 292
16 Florida State 19-7 290
17 Louisville 21-6 277
18 Notre Dame 19-8 223
19 Wichita State 24-4 183
20 UNLV 22-6 174
21 New Mexico 22-4 142
22 Temple 21-5 114
23 Saint Mary’s 23-5 101
24 Indiana 20-7 81
25 San Diego State 20-6 76

 

 

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