Gophers drop to No. 9 in AP basketball poll

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Despite a tough loss against Indiana Saturday, the Gophers didn't’ take too much of a hit in the AP Top 25 rankings today.

Minnesota started the day at No. 8, and dropped just one spot to No. 9 in the weekly rankings.

Indiana, No. 5 last week, is No. 2 this week.

Michigan, which also lost over the weekend, dropped from No. 2 to No. 5.

The Wolverines, with point guard sensation Trey Burke, are at Williams Arena Thursday night.

His Minnesota counterpart, Andre Hollins, tells the Pioneer Press :"It's going to be crazy here at the Barn."

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