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Nevada rises to No. 6 in AP poll

Nevada Appeal staff report

Nevada forward Cody Martin (11) looks to pass against South Dakota State on Saturday in Reno.

The University of Nevada men's basketball team moved up to No. 6 from No. 7 in this week's Associated Press poll.

Nevada moved up to No. 6 after a 72-68 win over South Dakota State at home on Saturday. The top five teams in the AP poll in order are Kansas, Duke, Tennessee, Michigan and Virginia.

Auburn is No. 7 in the poll while Gonzaga fell to No. 8.