With the latest Associated Press Top 25 poll being released today for men's basketball, here is the ballot I submitted to the AP on Sunday night.

1. Syracuse
2. Arizona
3. Florida
4. Wichita State
5. San Diego State
6. Villanova
7. Kansas
8. Duke
9. Cincinnati
10. Kentucky
11. Iowa State
12. Louisville
13. Wisconsin
14. Michigan State
15. Virginia
16. Saint Louis
17. Texas
18. Creighton
19. SMU
20. Michigan
21. Memphis
22. Pittsburgh
23. Iowa
24. Connecticut
25. Ohio State

Not a lot movement at the top of the poll. The biggest mover this week was Oklahoma State. I had the Cowboys too high last week at No. 10. I should have dropped them to around 15 last week. But, after a second consecutive 0-2 week and the Marcus Smart situation to accompany that meltdown, I dropped the Cowboys completely off of my ballot.

The next big mover, in a positive way, was SMU. Larry Brown's crew went from unranked to No. 19 on my ballot after upsetting No. 7 Cincinnati. The Mustangs now have three Top-25 wins this season.

Aside from SMU, Memphis (No. 21) and Ohio State (No. 25) moved onto my ballot this week, while Oklahoma, Gonzaga and Oklahoma State moved out.


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