NCAA Basketball Rankings, Week 4: Texas A&M Squeaks In At No. 25

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 17: Arnett Moultrie #23 of the Mississippi State Bulldogs and Ray Turner #35 of the Texas A&M Aggies battle for the ball at the 2K Sports Classic Benefiting Coaches Vs Cancer at Madison Square Garden on November 17, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Ray Turner and the Texas A&M Aggies have a 4-1 record and a No. 25 ranking in this week's AP Top 25 poll.

The Texas A&M Aggies come into basketball play this week with a No. 25 record and two winnable games on their schedule with Alcorn State (1-4) on Wednesday and Stephen F. Austin (2-2) on Saturday. Ray Turner has been a leader scoring the ball (first in points) and on the boards (second) and Billy Gillespie has made everyone forget about his personal issues and focused them on the growth of the Aggies program. 

Four winnable games in two weeks could put an 8-1 Aggies squad against the No. 10 Florida Gators on December 17th, then we'll know exactly what kind of team College Station really has.

Here is the AP's Top 25 for week four:

AP Top 25
RK TEAM RECORD PTS
1 Kentucky (46) 6-0 1,599
2 Ohio State (17) 6-0 1,564
3 Duke (2) 7-0 1,465
4 Syracuse 6-0 1,439
5 North Carolina 5-1 1,337
6 Louisville 5-0 1,259
7 Baylor 5-0 1,183
8 Connecticut 6-1 1,055
9 Wisconsin 6-0 1,045
10 Florida 4-1 1,040
11 Xavier 4-0 982
12 Alabama 7-0 912
13 Missouri 6-0 746
14 Michigan 5-1 681
15 Kansas 3-2 676
16 Marquette 5-0 637
17 Pittsburgh 5-1 537
18 UNLV 7-0 535
19 Gonzaga 4-0 525
20 Vanderbilt 5-1 482
21 Mississippi State 7-1 277
22 Memphis 2-2 269
23 Saint Louis 6-0 149
24 California 5-1 121
25 Texas A&M 4-1 115


Others receiving votes:
Creighton 104, Harvard 101, Michigan State 84, San Diego State 66, Georgetown 46, Florida State 24, Arizona 15, Illinois 13, Washington 12, Cleveland State 11, Purdue 6, Marshall 5, Stanford 3, Villanova 2, Virginia Tech 1, Northwestern 1, Cincinnati 1

Dropped from rankings:
Florida State 22, Arizona 23

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