Another week, another step closer to the Top Spot for the Tigers Basketball team in the A.P. Poll.
The U of M rates Number 2 Nationally for the second week in a row, but get 19 first place votes...and come in just 62-points behind top ranked North Carolina.
Kansas, Texas and Georgetown round out the Top 5.
The Hoyas will be here December 22nd.
Other teams of Note:
Tennessee is 12th...the Vols drop 2-spots after a 6-point win at Chattanooga.
Gonzaga is 19th.. The Bulldogs will be here in February.
Vanderbilt climbs 3-spots to 23rd...
And Arizona's up a spot to 21st..
The Wildcats will be here December 29th.
The Tigers could've been ranked just as highly in scoring had not USC thrown a monkey wrench in their offense with that Triangle and Two Defense...
Memphis was averaging about 85 points a game until putting up just 62 in an overtime victory against the Trojans.
Now at 82.3, the U of M is 25th nationally in scoring.
VMI is number One at more than 97 per game...
It's the Ole Miss Rebels under second year head coach Andy Kennedy.
The Rebels are hitting it pretty at almost 92 points a game.
Ole Miss gets 10 votes in the poll, good enough for 36th place.