Indiana claims Big Ten title, moves up in CBS Sports Top 25 (and one)

CBS Sports Daily Top 25 (and one) Rankings Rank Teams Comments 1 Kansas
Overall: 26-4
Conference: 14-3
Previous: 1 The Jayhawks have won 10 straight games and now have a resume featuring 10 victories over schools also ranked in the Top 25 (and one). They’ve already secured the Big 12 championship for the 12th straight season. 2 Villanova
Overall: 26-4
Conference: 15-2
Previous: 2 The Wildcats secured a third straight outright Big East title with Tuesday night’s win over DePaul. Their resume features six top-­50 RPI wins and only one loss outside of the top 10. 3 Virginia
Overall: 23-6
Conference: 12-5
Previous: 3 The Cavaliers still have a chance to win at least a share of their third consecutive ACC title. Their resume features six top-25 RPI wins and four losses outside of the top 25. 4 Michigan State
Overall: 24-5
Conference: 11-5
Previous: 4 The Spartans have seven top-50 RPI wins and only one loss outside of the top 35. They own victories over Kansas, Louisville, Indiana and Maryland. 5 Oklahoma
Overall: 23-6
Conference: 11-6
Previous: 5 The Sooners have eight top-25 RPI wins even though they’re only 4-4 in their last eight games. Five of their six losses have come in true road games. 6 West Virginia
Overall: 22-7
Conference: 11-5
Previous: 6 The Mountaineers have five top-30 RPI wins and zero losses outside of the top 50. They’ve won two straight games since losing to Oklahoma. 7 Xavier
Overall: 25-4
Conference: 13-4
Previous: 7 The Musketeers’ loss at Seton Hall on Sunday was their third loss to a currently unranked school. The other such losses came to Creighton and Georgetown. 8 Oregon
Overall: 23-6
Conference: 12-4
Previous: 8 The Ducks have won three straight since losing at Stanford. They have nine top-50 RPI wins — among them victories over Utah, Baylor, California and Arizona. 9 Utah
Overall: 23-7
Conference: 12-5
Previous: 9 The Utes’ resume features seven top-40 RPI wins and only one loss outside of the top 40. They’ve beaten Duke, California, Arizona and Texas Tech. 10 North Carolina
Overall: 24-6
Conference: 13-4
Previous: 10 The Tar Heels have won three of their last four games since losing to Duke. Their resume features three top-50 RPI wins and just one loss outside of the top 30. 11 Miami (Fla.)
Overall: 23-5
Conference: 12-4
Previous: 11 The Hurricanes’ resume features eight top-50 RPI wins and three sub-100 losses, two of which came by double-digits. Miami is the only ranked team with three sub-100 losses. 12 Duke
Overall: 22-8
Conference: 11-6
Previous: 12 The Blue Devils have four top-25 RPI wins and four losses outside of the top 20. Their best wins are wins over Virginia, North Carolina, Louisville and Indiana. 13 Louisville
Overall: 23-7
Conference: 12-5
Previous: 13 The Cardinals must beat Virginia on Saturday to give themselves a shot to win at least a share of the ACC title. That will be their final game thanks to a self-imposed postseason ban. 14 Baylor
Overall: 21-9
Conference: 10-7
Previous: 14 The Bears are the nation’s only team with zero sub-25 RPI losses. They own victories over Iowa State, Texas, Texas Tech and Vanderbilt. 15 Iowa State
Overall: 21-9
Conference: 10-7
Previous: 15 The Cyclones are 4-5 in their past nine games. Their resume features six top-50 RPI wins and only one loss to a school currently unranked in the Top 25 (and one). 16 Indiana
Overall: 24-6
Conference: 14-3
Previous: 17 The Hoosiers have secured the outright Big Ten title for the second time in the past four years. Their resume features one top-25 RPI win and three losses outside of the top 100. 17 Purdue
Overall: 23-7
Conference: 11-6
Previous: 16 The Boilermakers have won three of their past four games since losing at Michigan. The only loss in that stretch is a loss at Indiana. 18 Maryland
Overall: 23-6
Conference: 11-5
Previous: 18 The Terrapins have dropped three of their past four games, two of which were to currently unranked schools. They’ve lost 19 straight road games against ranked opponents. 19 California
Overall: 21-8
Conference: 11-5
Previous: 19 The Golden Bears have won seven straight since losing at Colorado. They have seven top-50 RPI wins and just three losses outside of the top 40. 20 Kentucky
Overall: 22-8
Conference: 12-5
Previous: 21 The Wildcats will enter the final weekend of the regular season tied with Texas A&M atop the SEC standings. Their resume features four top-50 RPI wins and five sub-50 losses — among them losses to Tennessee and Auburn. 21 Arizona
Overall: 22-7
Conference: 10-6
Previous: 22 The Wildcats’ loss at Utah on Saturday kept them stuck with just two top-60 RPI wins. They have zero victories over teams that are currently ranked. 22 Iowa
Overall: 20-9
Conference: 11-6
Previous: 20 The Hawkeyes have dropped five of their past six games and fallen from first to fifth in the Big Ten standings. Their resume features four top-25 RPI wins and just two losses outside of the top 35. 23 Texas
Overall: 19-11
Conference: 10-7
Previous: 23 The Longhorns just beat Oklahoma by 13 points and lost to Kansas by 30 points in a three-day span. Only four of their 11 losses are to schools currently unranked in the Top 25 (and one). 24 Texas Tech
Overall: 18-10
Conference: 8-8
Previous: 24 The Red Raiders have six top-50 RPI wins and just two losses outside of the top 30. They’ve beaten Oklahoma, Iowa State, Baylor and Texas. 25 Texas A&M
Overall: 23-7
Conference: 12-5
Previous: 25 The Aggies have won five straight since losing at LSU. Their resume features four top-25 RPI wins and only one sub-100 loss. 26 SMU
Overall: 24-4
Conference: 12-4
Previous: 26 The Mustangs have won three straight since losing at Connecticut. They’re tied with Temple atop the American Athletic Conference standings.

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