The Kentucky Wildcats are No. 2 in both polls behind undefeated Syracuse. North Carolina is close behind at No. 3. Duke checks in at No. 6 in the coaches and No. 8 in the AP poll. Virginia is off to a 14-1 start and jumps up five spots to No. 16 in this week's AP poll.
Florida and Mississippi State each drop five spots this week after opening conference play with losses.