The University of Nevada men's basketball team ranked sixth in the AP Top 25 Poll, released on Monday.

Gonzaga ranked first, with Kansas, Duke, Virginia and Michigan rounding out the top 5.

The previous high was fifth in the AP Top 25.

Nevada defeated the USC Trojans at Galen Center in L.A. last Saturday 73-61.

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Nevada takes on Arizona State at Staples Center in L.A. on Friday at 9 p.m.

(The Associated Press, University of Nevada contributed to this report).