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Area Teams Move In Poll

Area Teams Move In Poll

This week’s Associated Press college basketball poll produced promotions for Iowa State, Iowa and Creighton.

Iowa State climbed to the number eight slot before Monday night’s loss to Kansas. Iowa, coming off an upset of Ohio State, is now #14.

Creighton joins the top 25 poll this week at #20.

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