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College Basketball Rankings November 30: Purdue Up To No. 11

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The new rankings are out and Purdue is closing in on the top 10.

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Call Purdue Spinal Tap because we're now all the way to 11! the latest AP poll for college basketball is out and the Boilers have jumped form No. 16 to No. 11. Officially, Purdue passes Gonzaga, Arizona, California, Miami (FL), and some school that is a historical power and was pretty much exposed as exactly the same as they were last year when they were unranked.

1 Kentucky (59) 6-0 1,619
2 Maryland (4) 6-0 1,512
3 Michigan State (2) 7-0 1,510
4 Kansas 4-1 1,342
5 Iowa State 5-0 1,338
6 Oklahoma 4-0 1,269
7 Duke 6-1 1,253
8 Villanova 6-0 1,218
9 North Carolina 5-1 1,155
10 Virginia 5-1 965
11 Purdue 6-0 904
12 Xavier 7-0 801
13 Gonzaga 4-1 788
14 Syracuse 6-0 696
15 Oregon 5-0 628
16 Vanderbilt 5-1 587
17 Cincinnati 7-0 551
18 Texas A&M 6-1 522
19 Arizona 6-1 504
20 West Virginia 6-0 363
21 Miami (FL) 5-1 289
22 SMU 4-0 256
23 Providence 6-1 247
24 Louisville 5-0 173
25 Baylor 4-1 162
  • Others receiving votes: Connecticut 153, Utah 72, Butler 62, George Washington 45, Indiana 26, Northern Iowa 25, Notre Dame 22, California 19, Pittsburgh 11, Dayton 8, South Carolina 5, San Diego State 5, Georgetown 4, UTEP 3, Iowa 2, Northwestern 2, LSU 2, Arkansas-Little Rock 2, Davidson 1, Colorado State 1, Northeastern 1, Louisiana Tech 1, Monmouth 1
  • Dropped from rankings: Indiana 13, California 14, Notre Dame 17, Connecticut 18, Wichita St 20, LSU 22

Here is the Coaches Poll, where Purdue is also No. 11:

1 Kentucky 6-0 797 29 1 0 1/2
2 Maryland 5-0 759 3 2 0 2/3
3 Michigan St 6-0 720 0 4 1 4/13
4 Iowa St. 4-0 652 0 5 1 5/7
5 Duke 6-1 642 0 3 -2 3/4
6 Kansas 4-1 615 0 7 1 5/7
7 Villanova 6-0 613 0 9 2 8/9
8 Oklahoma 3-0 607 0 6 -2 6/8
9 North Carolina 5-1 549 0 8 -1 1/8
10 Virginia 5-1 495 0 12 2 6/12
11 Purdue 5-0 456 0 15 4 15/24
12 Gonzaga 4-1 376 0 11 -1 11/12
13 Vanderbilt 5-1 343 0 16 3 16/20
14 Arizona 5-1 320 0 10 -4 10/10
15 West Virginia 6-0 299 0 22 7 22/23
16 Oregon 5-0 291 0 23 7 23/NR
17 Cincinnati 7-0 282 0 24 7 24/NR
18 Xavier 7-0 280 0 29 11
19 Syracuse 6-0 221 0 NR 0
20 Texas A&M 6-1 175 0 30 10
21 Miami-Florida 5-1 145 0 19 -2 19/NR
22 Louisville 5-0 141 0 27 5
23 Baylor 4-1 113 0 25 2 21/25
24 Providence 6-1 110 0 NR 0
25 Butler 4-1 65 0 28 3 20/NR
*Hi/Low Rankings

Hi/Low = The highest and lowest ranking each team has held during the designated season. Any team that starts the season unranked and/or falls out of the top 25 during the season will reflect a "NR" (not ranked) designation as its lowest rank.

Schools Dropped Out

No. 13 California, No. 14 Indiana, No. 17 LSU, No. 18 Notre Dame, No. 20 Wichita State, No. 21 Connecticut.

Others Receiving Votes

Utah 62; Connecticut 53; California 43; Indiana 35; LSU 29; Notre Dame 25; George Washington 17; Dayton 11; Saint Mary?s 10; Davidson 10; UNLV 9; Pittsburgh 8; Monmouth 5; Iowa 5; South Carolina 4; Northern Iowa 3; Florida 2; Wichita State 2; Texas-El Paso 1.