Week 12 Rankings

1. Tennessee

Record: 16-1 Previous: 1
Last Week: W 106-87 vs. Arkansas W 71-68 vs. Alabama
Quality Wins: Louisville, Gonzaga, @ Missouri, @ Florida

Losses: Kansas

Upcoming: 1/23 @ Vanderbilt 1/25 vs. West Virginia

2. Gonzaga

Record: 18-2 Previous: 5
Last Week: W 73-55  vs. Loyola Marymount W 89-66 @ Portland
Quality Wins: Arizona, Duke, @ Creighton, @San Francisco

Losses: Tennessee, @ North Carolina

Upcoming: 1/24 @ Santa Clara

3. Duke 

Record: 15-2 Previous: 2
Last Week: L 91-95 vs. Syracuse W 72-70 vs. Virginia
Quality Wins: Kentucky, Auburn, Indiana, Texas Tech, Clemson, @ Florida State, Virginia

Losses: Gonzaga, Syracuse

Upcoming: 1/22 @ Pittsburgh 1/26 vs. Georgia Tech

4. Virginia

Record: 16-1 Previous: 4
Last Week: W 81-59 vs. Virginia Tech L 70-72 @ Duke
Quality Wins: Wisconsin, @ Maryland, Florida State, @ Clemson, Virginia Tech

Losses: Duke

Upcoming: 1/15 vs. Virginia Tech 1/19 @ Duke

5. Michigan State

Record: 16-2 Previous: 6
Last Week: W 70-64  @ Nebraska
Quality Wins: Texas, Iowa, @Florida, @ Ohio State, Purdue, @Penn State, @ Nebraska

Losses: Kansas, @ Louisville

Upcoming: 1/21 vs. Maryland 1/24 @ Iowa 1/27 @ Purdue

6. Michigan 

Record: 17-1 Previous: 3
Last Week: L 54-64 @ Wisconsin
Quality Wins: @Villanova, North Carolina, Purdue, @Northwestern, Indiana

Losses: @Wisconsin

Upcoming: 1/22 vs. Minnesota 1/26 @ Indiana

7. Nevada 

Record: 18-1 Previous: 12
Last Week: W 72-71 @ Boise State W 67-52 vs. Air Force
Quality Wins: Arizona State, @Fresno State

Losses: @New Mexico

Upcoming: 1/29 vs. Colorado State

8. Kansas

Record: 15-3 Previous: 7
Last Week: W 80-78 vs. Texas L 64-65 @ West Virginia
Quality Wins: Michigan St, Marquette, Tennessee, Wofford, Villanova, Oklahoma, TCU, @Baylor, Texas

Losses: @Arizona State, @Iowa State, @West Virginia

Upcoming: 1/21 vs. Iowa State 1/26 @ Kentucky

9. Kentucky

Record: 14-3 Previous: 17
Last Week: W 89-69 @ Georgia W 82-82 @ Auburn
Quality Wins: North Carolina, @Louisville, @Auburn

Losses: Duke, Seton Hall, @Alabama

Upcoming: 1/22 vs. Mississippi State 1/26 vs. Kansas

10. Auburn

Record: 13-4 Previous: 11
Last Week: W 85-66 @ Texas A&M L 80-82 vs. Kentucky
Quality Wins: Arizona

Losses: Duke, @NC State, @Ole Miss, Kentucky

Upcoming: 1/22 @ South Carolina 1/26 @ Mississippi State

11. Marquette 

Record: 16-3 Previous: 13
Last Week: W 74-71 @ Georgetown W 79-68 vs. Providence
Quality Wins: Louisville, Wisconsin, Buffalo, @Creighton

Losses: @Indiana, Kansas, @St. John’s

Upcoming: 1/23 vs. DePaul 1/26 @ Xavier

12. Maryland

Record: 16-3 Previous: 21
Last Week: W 64-60 vs. Wisconsin W 75-61 @ Ohio State
Quality Wins: Nebraska, @Minnesota, Indiana, Wisconsin, @Ohio State

Losses: Virginia, @Purdue, Seton Hall

Upcoming: 1/21 @ Michigan State 1/26 vs. Illinois

13. North Carolina 

Record: 14-4 Previous: 18
Last Week: W 75-69 vs. Notre Dame W 85-76 @ Miami
Quality Wins: @Wofford, Gonzaga, @Pittsburgh, @NC State, @Miami

Losses: Texas, @Michigan, Kentucky, Louisville

Upcoming: 1/21 vs. Virginia Tech

14. Virginia Tech

Record: 15-2 Previous: 9
Last Week: L 59-81 @ Virginia W 87-71 vs. Wake Forest
Quality Wins: Purdue, Washington

Losses: Penn State, @Virginia

Upcoming: 1/15 @ Virginia 1/19 vs. Wake Forest

15. Houston

Record: 18-1 Previous: 15
Last Week: W 69-58 @ SMU W 69-60 @ South Florida
Quality Wins: @Oklahoma State, LSU

Losses: @Temple

Upcoming: 1/23 vs. East Carolina 1/27 @ Tulsa

16. Buffalo 

Record: 17-1 Previous: 16
Last Week: W 88-79 @ Western Michigan W 77-65 @ Eastern Michigan
Quality Wins: @West Virginia, San Francisco, @Syracuse

Losses: @Marquette

Upcoming: 1/22 @ Northern Illinois 1/25 @ Kent State

17. Villanova 

Record: 14-4 Previous: 22
Last Week: W 85-75 vs. Xavier
Quality Wins: Florida State, @Providence, @Creighton

Losses: Michigan, Furman, @Penn, @Kansas

Upcoming: 1/22 @ Butler 1/27 vs. Seton Hall

18. Mississippi State

Record: 14-3 Previous: 23
Last Week: W 71-68 vs. Florida W 71-55 @ Vanderbilt
Quality Wins: Saint Mary’s, @Dayton, Clemson, Cincinnati, Wofford, Florida

Losses: Arizona State, @South Carolina, Ole Miss

Upcoming: 1/22 @ Kentucky 1/26 vs. Auburn

19. Iowa

Record: 16-3 Previous: 24
Last Week: W 89-82 @ Penn State W 95-71 vs. Illinois
Quality Wins: Oregon, Iowa State, Nebraska, @Northwestern, Ohio State, @Penn State

Losses: Wisconsin, @Michigan State, @Purdue

Upcoming: 1/24 vs. Michigan State 1/27 @ Minnesota

20. Louisville

Record: 13-5 Previous: 25
Last Week: W 80-70 vs. Boston College W 79-51 @ Georgia Tech
Quality Wins: Michigan State, @Seton Hall, @North Carolina

Losses: Tennessee, Marquette, @Indiana, Kentucky, @Pittsburgh

Upcoming: 1/24 vs. NC State 1/26 vs. Pittsburgh

21. Texas Tech  

Record: 15-3 Previous: 8
Last Week: L 64-68 vs. Iowa State L 62-73 @ Baylor
Quality Wins: Nebraska, @West Virginia, Oklahoma, @Texas

Losses: Duke, Iowa State, @Baylor

Upcoming: 1/22 @ Kansas State 1/26 vs. Arkansas

22. Oklahoma

Record: 13-5 Previous: 14
Last Week: L 61-74 vs. Kansas State L 72-75 @ Texas
Quality Wins: Wofford, Florida, @Northwestern, TCU

Losses: Wisconsin, @Kansas, @Texas Tech, Kansas State, @Texas

Upcoming: 1/23 @ Oklahoma State 1/26 vs. Vanderbilt

23. Ole Miss 

Record: 14-3 Previous: 19
Last Week: L 69-83 vs. LSU W 84-67 vs. Arkansas
Quality Wins: Baylor, Auburn, @Mississippi State

Losses: @Butler, Cincinnati, LSU

Upcoming: 1/22 @ Alabama 1/26 vs. Iowa State

24. NC State

Record: 15-3 Previous: 20
Last Week: L 67-71 @ Wake Forest W77-73 @ Notre Dame
Quality Wins: Auburn, @Miami, @Notre Dame

Losses: @Wisconsin, North Carolina, @Wake Forest

Upcoming: 1/15 @ Wake Forest 1/19 @ Notre Dame

25. Purdue

Record: 12-6 Previous: NR
Last Week: W 89-54 vs. Rutgers W 70-55 vs. Indiana
Quality Wins: Maryland, Iowa, @Wisconsin, Indiana

Losses: Virginia Tech, @Florida State, @Michigan, @Texas, Notre Dame, @Michigan State

Upcoming: 1/23 @ Ohio State 1/27 vs. Michigan State

Dropped from the rankings: Florida State

New to the rankings: Purdue

Quality wins are based on KenPom rankings. Home wins over top 40 opponents, neutral wins over top 60 opponents and road wins over top 80 opponents.

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