West Virginia returned to the AP Top 25 men’s bpoll for the first time in more than a year on Monday https://apnews.com/APTop25CollegeBasketballPoll

WVU (9-1) is ranked 25th in the latest AP writers poll, the first time this season the Mountaineers have appeared in the poll.

WVU scored a pair of blowout wins this week, beating Austin Peay (84-53) and Nicholls State (83-57).

West Virginia is one of four Big 12 teams in this week’s poll, including new No. 1 Kansas.

The Mountaineers are in action Saturday when they travel to Youngstown State.