Gonzaga ranked No. 5 in latest AP poll

Gonzaga ranked No. 5 in latest AP poll
Gonzaga's Gary Bell Jr. (5) follows through for a 3-point shot in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Loyola Marymount, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, in Spokane, Wash. Gonzaga beat Loyola Marymount 74-55. (AP Photo/Jed Conklin)
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Gonzaga is ranked No. 5 in the latest Associated Press college basketball poll.

The Zags also received two first place votes in the poll that was released Monday.

This is their highest ranking since December 2008.

Indiana retained first place in the poll, followed by Duke, Miami, and Michigan.

Gonzaga (23-2) plays at rival Saint Mary's on Thursday.

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The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' college basketball poll:

1. Indiana (26) 21-3
2. Duke (20) 21-2
3. Miami (17) 19-3
4. Michigan 21-3
5. Gonzaga (2) 23-2
6. Syracuse 20-3
7. Florida 19-3
8. Michigan St. 20-4
9. Arizona 20-3
10. Kansas St. 19-4
11. Butler 20-4
12. Louisville 19-5
13. Ohio St. 17-6
14. Kansas 19-4
15. Georgetown 17-4
16. Pittsburgh 20-5
17. Oklahoma St.17-5
18. Marquette 17-5
19. New Mexico 20-4
20. Wisconsin 17-7
21. Notre Dame 19-5
22. Memphis 20-3
23. Oregon 19-5
24. Colorado St.19-4
25. Kentucky 17-6