AP College Basketball Top 25 Poll Week 17: Wichita State at No. 2 with 14 1st Place Votes

Mitch Stringer-USA TODAY Sports

Wichita State is now 29-0 and finally beginning to get some No. 1 ranking love from the voters in the AP Poll.

With Syracuse taking two losses this week, the Orange relinquished the No. 1 spot in the AP poll. What came from the voting shows that no one in the country can be quite sure who should be in the top spot.

Florida picked up 47 of the 65 available first place votes to come in at No. 1.

But behind them, Wichita State earned 14 first place votes, and Arizona had four voters put them on the top line.

The Shockers moved to 29-0 with wins over Loyola and Drake, and clinched the regular season Missouri Valley title.

Saint Louis held steady at No. 10 after edging George Mason and George Washington this week. The Billikens are 25-2 and the lone undefeated team in the Atlantic 10.

Gonzaga's two losses over the week dropped them from the No. 25 spot in the poll. The Zags did still pick up two votes.

Other teams receiving votes included Stephen F. Austin (11 votes), Massachusetts (9 votes), Gonzaga, Green Bay (2 votes), and North Carolina Central (1 vote).

Here is the full AP Top 25 Poll for Week 17:

Rank Team Record Votes Previous
1 Florida (47) 25-2 1606 2
2 Wichita State (14) 29-0 1549 3
3 Arizona (4) 25-2 1494 4
4 Syracuse 25-2 1410 1
5 Kansas 21-6 1310 8
6 Duke 22-6 1286 5
7 Louisville 23-4 1152 11
8 Villanova 24-3 1113 9
9 Creighton 23-4 1103 11
10 Saint Louis 25-2 1047 10
11 Cincinnati 24-4 921 7
12 Virginia 23-5 909 14
13 San Diego State 23-3 886 6
14 Wisconsin 22-5 818 16
15 Iowa State 21-5 709 17
16 Michigan 19-7 653 20
17 Kentucky 21-6 629 18
18 Michigan State 22-6 552 13
19 North Carolina 20-7 440 NR
20 Iowa 19-7 418 15
21 Memphis 21-6 288 22
22 Ohio State 22-6 253 24
23 SMU 22-6 155 NR
24 Texas 20-7 129 19
25 New Mexico 21-5 113 NR
Others Receiving Votes: Connecticut 81, UCLA 41, Oklahoma 35, Stephen F. Austin 11, Massachusetts 9, Gonzaga 2, Green Bay 2, North Carolina Central 1

So who was the snub? Let us know in the comments.

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