Hawkeyes back in AP Top 25 poll at No. 20 after upset

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IOWA CITY, IOWA- FEBRUARY 01: Forward Luka Garza #55 and guard Austin Ash #13 of the Iowa Hawkeyes celebrates with fans after the upset over the Michigan Wolverines on February 1, 2019 at Carver-Hawkeye Arena, in Iowa City, Iowa. (Photo by Matthew Holst/Getty Images)


The Hawkeyes returned to the Associated Press Top 25 after their upset of No. 5 Michigan.

The Wolverines dropped two spots to No. 7 after losing to Iowa, which re-entered the poll at No. 20.

Tennessee remained at No. 1 for the third straight week and the top four are unchanged in the AP Top 25 men’s basketball poll.

The Volunteers received 48 of 64 first-place votes from a media panel in the poll released Monday. No. 2 Duke had 12 first-place votes and No. 3 Virginia four. Gonzaga and Kentucky rounded out the top 5.

Michigan State fell three spots to No. 9 following a loss to Indiana, which had lost its previous seven games.

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