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Top 25 roundup

1 Illinois (21-0)

Beat Minnesota 89-66

At Champaign, Ill., Roger Powell Jr. scored 21 points and Deron Williams added 18, leading top-ranked Illinois to an 89-66 victory over Minnesota on Saturday. Next: at No. 15 Michigan State, Tuesday.

2 Duke (15-1)

Did not play

Next: vs. Virginia Tech, Sunday.

3 North Carolina (17-2)

Beat Virginia 110-76

At Charlottesville, Va., North Carolina ended five years of frustration at Virginia, blowing out the Cavaliers from the opening tip. Next: vs. North Carolina State, Thursday.

4 Syracuse (20-2)

Lost to No. 20 Pittsburgh 76-69

At Pittsburgh, Carl Krauser and Chevon Troutman led Pittsburgh's second consecutive comeback from a 17-point deficit against a ranked opponent, driving the Panthers past Syracuse. Next: vs. Notre Dame, Saturday.

5 Wake Forest (17-3)

Beat Miami 94-82

At Winston-Salem, N.C., Eric Williams had 23 points and 11 rebounds and reserve Trent Strickland added a season-high 13 points, helping Wake Forest beat Miami despite getting only eight points from Chris Paul. Next: vs. No. 2 Duke, Wednesday.

6 Kansas (16-1)

Beat No. 16 Texas 90-65

At Lawrence, Kan., Wayne Simien scored 27 points and Kansas routed Texas. Next: vs. Missouri, Monday.

7 Kentucky (16-2)

Beat Arkansas 68-67

At Fayetteville, Ark., Kelenna Azubuike scored 13 points, Rajon Rondo added 12 and Patrick Sparks added a key basket with 24.2 seconds left, helping Kentucky hold off Arkansas. Next: at Vanderbilt, Saturday.

8 Boston College (18-0)

Beat Georgetown 64-49

At Boston, Craig Smith had 20 points and eight rebounds, and Boston College shut out Georgetown for a 15-minute span in the first half to extend its record to 18-0. Next: vs. West Virginia, Tuesday.

9 Oklahoma State (14-3)

Did not play

Next: at Colorado, Sunday.

10 Washington (16-3)

Did not play

Next: at Arizona State, Sunday.

11 Arizona (17-4)

Lost to Washington State 70-63

At Tucson, Ariz., Thomas Kelati made a career-high seven 3-pointers, the last one with 50.4 seconds to play, and Washington State stunned Arizona, ending a 38-game losing streak against the Wildcats. Next: vs. California, Thursday.

12 Louisville (18-3)

Beat Tulane 105-69

At New Orleans, Francisco Garcia had 21 points and five other Louisville players also scored in double figures, leading the Cardinals to a rout of Tulane. Next: vs. No. 21 Cincinnati, Wednesday.

13 Oklahoma (16-3)

Lost to Iowa State 74-66

At Ames, Iowa, Curtis Stinson scored 23 points and Iowa State relied exclusively on its short-range game to end Oklahoma's winning streak at 10. Next: vs. Texas A&M, Wednesday.

14 Alabama (16-3)

vs. Georgia, ppd. (Weather)

Next: vs. Georgia, Sunday.

15 Michigan State (14-3)

Beat Oakland, Mich., 92-75

At East Lansing, Mich., Maurice Ager scored 22 points and Michigan State pulled away in the second half to beat Oakland (Mich.) in its final tuneup for Tuesday's Big Ten showdown with Illinois. Next: vs. No. 1 Illinois, Tuesday.

16 Texas (15-5)

Lost to Kansas 90-65

At Lawrence, Kan., Kansas routed Texas, handing Rick Barnes his worst Big 12 loss as Longhorns coach. Next: vs. Iowa State, Saturday.

17 Gonzaga (14-4)

vs. Portland

Next: vs. St. Mary's, Calif., Thursday.

18 Wisconsin (14-4)

Beat Penn State 76-50

At Wisconsin, Kammron Taylor scored 20 points to lead Wisconsin over Penn State. Next: vs. Northwestern, Wednesday.

19 Connecticut (12-4)

Did not play

Next: at Notre Dame, Sunday.

20 Pittsburgh (14-3)

Beat No. 4 Syracuse 76-69

At Pittsburgh, Carl Krauser and Chevon Troutman led Pittsburgh's second consecutive comeback from a 17-point deficit against a ranked opponent, driving the Panthers past Syracuse. Next: vs. Providence, Monday.

21 Cincinnati (17-3)

Beat Houston 87-68

At Cincinnati, James White scored a career-high 25 points, making every type of shot, and added 10 rebounds to lead Cincinnati over Houston. Next: at No. 12 Louisville, Wednesday.

22 Georgia Tech (12-5)

Did not play

Next: at Maryland, Sunday.

23 Iowa (15-5)

Beat Indiana 72-57

At Iowa City, Iowa, Pierre Pierce, one of four Iowa starters benched at the beginning of the game, scored 25 points to lead the Hawkeyes past Indiana. Next: vs. No. 15 Michigan State, Saturday.

24 Mississippi State (16-5)

Lost to LSU 69-62

At Baton Rouge, La., Brandon Bass had 26 points, 11 rebounds and a handle on Mississippi State star Lawrence Roberts as LSU beat the Bulldogs. Next: vs. Florida, Tuesday.

25 Utah (17-3)

Did not play

Next: at Brigham Young, Monday.