Wildcats Get Strong Backing 12/23/13
UNDATED - Arizona is No. 1 in The Associated Press college basketball poll for the third straight week.
The 12-0 Wildcats are again a runaway choice, receiving 63 No. 1 votes from the 65-member national media panel.
Syracuse drew the other No. 1 votes and is No. 2, with the top eight teams holding onto their spots from last week.
Ohio State is third followed by Wisconsin, Michigan State, Louisville, Oklahoma State and Villanova. Duke drops to ninth after it was tied for eighth last week with Villanova. Wichita State is No. 10 for its first top 10 ranking since spending two weeks at No. 8 in December 2006.