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NCAA Basketball Rankings: No Pac-10 Teams In ESPN/USA Today Top 25

The latest ESPN/USA Today college basketball poll is out, and the Pac-10 conference has no teams in the top 25 for the second straight week. In the Wooden Classic, the UCLA Bruins beat BYU, which was ranked 18th but is now ranked 23rd. The USC Trojans lost by two on the road at Kansas, which remained ranked third in the ESPN/USA Today poll. Here is the full ESPN/USA Today top 25:

  1. Duke
  2. Ohio State
  3. Kansas
  4. Connecticut
  5. Syracuse
  6. Pittsburgh
  7. San Diego State
  8. Villanova
  9. Georgetown
  10. Missouri
  11. Kansas State
  12. Michigan State
  13. Purdue
  14. Kentucky
  15. Baylor
  16. Minnesota
  17. Memphis
  18. Tennessee
  19. Florida
  20. Notre Dame
  21. Illinois
  22. Texas
  23. Brigham Young
  24. Texas A&M
  25. Louisville

The Pac-10 has just two teams in the "others receiving votes" section, and both are in the northwest. The Washington Huskies received 27 points and are ranked 30th, while the Washington State Cougars received two votes and are ranked 39th. USC plays at No. 18 Tennessee on Tuesday night.

For more Los Angeles college basketball news, be sure to read the SB Nation blogs for UCLA (Bruins Nation) and USC (Conquest Chronicles).