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Tom Smart, Deseret News
Teammates cheers on Utah Utes guard/forward Dakarai Tucker (14) as the University of Utah defeats Cal 76-61 in PAC 12 men's basketball action Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015, in Salt Lake City.

Kentucky is the unanimous No. 1 choice in The Associated Press Top 25 for the third straight week.

The Wildcats (25-0) received all 65 first-place votes from a media panel Monday after holding off LSU and rolling over South Carolina last week.

The top eight teams remained the same from last week, with Virginia at No. 2, followed by Gonzaga, Duke, Wisconsin, Villanova, Arizona and Kansas.

Utah moved into the top 10 for the second time this season, up two spots to No. 9. Louisville dropped three spots to No. 12 after losing to North Carolina State on Saturday.

Northern Iowa moved up two spots to No. 11 for its highest ranking ever.