Michigan basketball falls to No. 20 in latest AP hoops poll
After dropping its first true road test of the season Tuesday, the Michigan basketball team took a dip in the most recent national rankings.
They were No. 14 in last week's AP poll and No. 15 in the coaches poll.
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Kentucky held onto the top spot in the AP poll, getting 47 first-place votes. Ohio State (8-0) was No. 2, receiving 18 first-place votes.
Syracuse, North Carolina and Louisville rounded out the top five. Baylor, Duke, Xavier, Connecticut and Missouri capped off the top ten.
Outside of Ohio State and Michigan, the Big Ten placed Wisconsin (6-2) at No. 14 and Illinois (8-0) at No. 24 in this week's poll.
Michigan State, Purdue and Indiana were listed among other teams receiving votes this week.
Michigan returns to the floor Saturday when it takes on Oakland (4 p.m., FSD) at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
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