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Zags Still No. 1!

Gonzaga remained the top team in the nation Monday after receiving 54 first place votes in the AP writers poll (Photo: SWX) Gonzaga remained the top team in the nation Monday after receiving 54 first place votes in the AP writers poll (Photo: SWX)

The Gonzaga Bulldogs beat Loyola Marymount Saturday to win the West Coast Conference title and remain the top college basketball team in all the land.

The Zags received 54 first place votes Monday to remain No. 1 in the AP writers poll. Duke got 11 votes and moved up to No. 2. Indiana dropped to third after losing to Ohio State and then beating Michigan for the Big 10 title.

Gonzaga plays Saint Mary's Monday night in Las Vegas in the championship game of the WCC tournament. Tipoff is at 6 p.m. on ESPN.




AP Top 25 Poll - Week of March 11
1 Gonzaga (54) 30-2 1,611
2 Duke (11) 27-4 1,559
3 Indiana 26-5 1,491
4 Louisville 26-5 1,421
5 Georgetown 24-5 1,344
6 Michigan 25-6 1,230
7 Kansas 26-5 1,224
8 Michigan State 24-7 1,184
9 Miami (FL) 24-6 1,082
10 Ohio State 23-7 1,073
11 Kansas State 25-6 932
12 Marquette 23-7 921
13 Florida 24-6 838
14 Oklahoma State 23-7 805
15 New Mexico 26-5 771
16 Saint Louis 24-6 557
17 Pittsburgh 24-7 551
18 Arizona 24-6 523
19 Syracuse 23-8 362
20 Memphis 27-4 316
21 UCLA 23-8 245
22 Wisconsin 21-10 191
23 Creighton 27-7 190
24 Notre Dame 23-8 171
25 Virginia Commonwealth 24-7 157
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