Two of the college basketball’s most storied programs are the only schools ranked ahead of Tennessee in the latest Associated Press poll.
Tennessee is ranked as the third best team in the nation in an Associated Press poll released Monday. The unbeaten Kansas Jayhawks occupy the top spot just ahead of the Duke Blue Devils.
The Volunteers were ranked #7 in the previous week’s poll. The bump in ranking comes one day after the Vols knocked off the then-ranked #1-Gonzaga Bulldogs.
Gonzaga is ranked one spot behind Tennessee at #4.