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Badgers climb to No. 5 in college basketball poll

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 The Badgers men's basketball team climbed a spot to No. 5 in the latest Associated Press Poll. Wisconsin has just one game this week. They travel to Iowa on Saturday at 11 a.m.

Associated Press Top 25

                     Record Pts Prv

1. Kentucky (64) 19-0 1,624 1

2. Virginia (1) 19-0 1,561 2

3. Gonzaga 20-1 1,476 3

4. Duke 17-2 1,402 5

5. Wisconsin 18-2 1,351 6

6. Arizona 18-2 1,300 7

7. Villanova 18-2 1,187 4

8. Notre Dame 19-2 1,139 8

9. Kansas 16-3 1,120 11

10. Louisville 16-3 1,027 10

11. Utah 16-3 996 12

12. Wichita St. 18-2 893 14

13. North Carolina 16-4 878 15

14. VCU 16-3 734 16

15. Iowa St. 14-4 719 9

16. Maryland 18-3 715 13

17. West Virginia 16-3 558 18

18. N. Iowa 18-2 440 20

19. Texas 14-5 431 17

20. Baylor 15-4 407 --

21. Georgetown 14-5 334 25

22. Indiana 15-5 165 23

23. Miami 14-5 164 --

24. Oklahoma 12-7 90 19

25. Butler 15-6 70 --

Others receiving votes: Colorado St. 57, Arkansas 54, Ohio St. 43, SMU 43, Providence 29, Dayton 28, Georgia 28, Stanford 16, Wyoming 14, LSU 10, Seton Hall 10, San Diego St. 4, Texas A&M 2, Tulsa 2, Davidson 1, Green Bay 1, Saint Mary's (Cal) 1, Stephen F. Austin 1.

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