Syracuse is a unanimous No. 1 in The Associated Press college basketball poll for the second straight week and one of four ACC teams in the Top 25. Duke is back in the Top 10 at number 8, Virginia is 17th and Pittsburgh is 25th.
The 23-0 Orange received all 65 first-place votes from the national media panel Monday. Arizona, Florida, Wichita State and San Diego State round out the top 5. Wichita State (25-0) is the only other unbeaten team in Division I.
Jim Boeheim's Orange put their unblemished record on the line Wednesday night on the road against the 25th ranked Pitt Panthers. That game can be heard on WHAM 1180 beginning at 6 o'clock.