Ohio State Men’s Basketball Moves Up To No. 3 In AP Poll

By December 9, 2019 (12:38 pm)Basketball
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The unbeaten Buckeyes climbed to No. 3 in the AP Top 25 Poll following dominant wins against North Carolina and Penn State.

Future Ohio State opponents in the Top 25 include No. 4 Maryland, No. 5 Michigan, No. 8 Kentucky and No. 16 Michigan State.

Other future opponents for the Buckeyes outside the Top 25 include No. 28 Purdue, No. 29 Indiana and No. 42 West Virginia.

Ranked teams the 9-0 Buckeyes have beaten include No. 17 UNC, No. 20 Villanova and No. 40 Penn State.

Below is the full Week 6 AP Top 25 Poll, released on Dec. 9:

Rank Team PV Rank Conference Points
1
Louisville (9-0) 1 Atlantic Coast 1,591
2
Kansas (7-1) 2 Big 12 1,486
3
Ohio State (9-0) 6 Big Ten 1,464
4
Maryland (10-0) 3 Big Ten 1,428
5
Michigan (8-1) 4 Big Ten 1,286
6
Gonzaga (10-1) 9 West Coast 1,235
7
Duke (9-1) 10 Atlantic Coast 1,232
8
Kentucky (7-1) 8 Southeastern 1,170
9
Virginia (8-1) 5 Atlantic Coast 1,060
10
Oregon (7-2) 13 Pacific 12 905
11
Baylor (7-1) 18 Big 12 872
12
Auburn (8-0) 14 Southeastern 836
13
Memphis (8-1) 15 American Athletic 756
14
Dayton (7-1) 19 Atlantic 10 672
15
Arizona (9-1) 12 Pacific 12 654
16
Michigan State (6-3) 11 Big Ten 637
17
North Carolina (6-3) 7 Atlantic Coast 615
18
Butler (9-0) 24 Big East 529
19
Tennessee (7-1) 21 Southeastern 455
20
Villanova (7-2) 23 Big East 285
21
Florida State (8-2) 17 Atlantic Coast 253
22
Seton Hall (6-3) 16 Big East 250
23
Xavier (9-1) Big East 216
24
Colorado (7-1) 20 Pacific 12 210
25
San Diego State (10-0) Mountain West 197
Others receiving votes:
Utah State 160, Washington 144, Purdue 130, Indiana 13, Marquette 11, Liberty 9, Saint Mary’s 8, Texas 6, Florida 5, Penn State 5, Georgia 4, West Virginia 3, Richmond 3, LSU 2, Duquesne 1, DePaul 1, Virginia Commonwealth 1