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NCAA Basketball Rankings: Texas A&M Drops A Game, Falls To No. 24 In Coaches Poll

After a tough loss to Mississippi State last week, the Texas A&M Aggies find themselves at No. 24 in this week's coaches poll.

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Last week the Texas A&M Aggies played two tough games inthe 2K Sports Classic benefiting Coaches vs. Cancer. A&M lost to Mississippi State 69-60 in the semifinals and defeated St. John's 58-57 in the third-place game. The loss dropped the Aggies down to No. 24 in this week's release of the ESPN Coaches Poll, as Billy Kennedy will have the opportunity to coach his boys up on a slow week of action.

Their next opponent is Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, who is 0-2 on the season thus far.

Of all votes received, the Texas Longhorns are currently ranked No. 29.

Here is the ESPN/USA Today Coaches Poll for Week 3:

ESPN/USA Today Coaches Poll:
RK TEAM RECORD PTS
1 North Carolina (30) 3-0 774
2 Kentucky (1) 4-0 732
3 Ohio State 3-0 708
4 Connecticut 4-0 668
5 Syracuse 4-0 652
6 Duke 4-0 640
7 Louisville 3-0 555
8 Memphis 1-0 497
9 Florida 2-1 480
10 Baylor 3-0 443
11 Wisconsin 3-0 438
12 Xavier 3-0 394
13 Alabama 5-0 379
14 Kansas 1-1 327
15 Michigan 3-0 288
16 Pittsburgh 2-1 252
17 Marquette 4-0 241
18 California 3-0 216
19 Gonzaga 3-0 208
20 Florida State 4-0 189
21 Missouri 3-0 181
22 Vanderbilt 3-1 179
23 Arizona 4-1 134
24 Texas A&M 3-1 65
25 Creighton 4-0 62


Others receiving votes: Mississippi State 58, Purdue 48, Villanova 48, Texas 31, UNLV 23, Cincinnati 23, Northwestern 22, Temple 20, Cleveland State 20, Saint Louis 12, Michigan State 12, George Mason 10, Illinois 8, Long Beach State 8, San Diego State 8, Saint Mary's 6, Oklahoma State 6, Washington 3, Virginia 2, Indiana 2, Marshall 1, Harvard 1, Notre Dame 1

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