You could call it the "Top-Ranked Curse," but staying at the top of the rankings for college basketball has become one of the most difficult challenges recently. For many teams, you're there one day and gone the next. With the constant shuffling of the Top 25, you have to begin to wonder: why is it that the No. 1 spot has evaded so many?
No matter how excellent a team may look, within one game, that excellence can suddenly disappear. Despite the amount of talent that exists in the current season, there is no clear No. 1 team. Here I take a look at five reasons as to why.