Notre Dame remains No. 2 in the Associated Press poll midway through their toughest stretch of the regular season.

Notre Dame beat now 10th ranked Tennessee 86-70 on the road one week ago, and now prepares to face two more Top Ten teams before the next set of rankings comes out.

The second-ranked Irish, one of two unbeatens, along with UConn, visit No. 8 Maryland on Monday night. Notre Dame will than travel to No. 3 Duke on Sunday.

Connecticut is still ranked No. 1 in the AP poll, followed by Notre Dame, Duke, Stanford and Louisville.

North Carolina, South Carolina, Maryland, Baylor and Tennessee round out the top 10.