Kentucky out of AP Top 25 for first time in Calipari era

John Calipari - photo by Bill Haber | AP
John Calipari – photo by Bill Haber | AP

For the first time in ’s tenure at Kentucky, the Wildcats are not ranked in the Associated Press Top 25.  fell out of the AP Top 25 Monday for the first time since the 2008-09 season. plummeted from No. 8 following a road loss to and Saturday’s loss to at home, which snapped a 55-game home winning streak.

did remain just outside the top 25 and is the leading vote-getter in the receiving votes category. The Cats also remained in the /USA Today Coaches’ Poll at No. 19.