The Bulldogs' 4-0 start was good enough to get them in the today's USA Today college basketball coaches' poll at the 24th spot.
Other teams of note: North Carolina, GU's opponent Wednesday, is second; UCLA is fifth; Duke No. 8; Memphis, 11; Washington 13; Arizona 15; Nevada 20; and Tennessee, which plays Butler in the other NIT semifinal, 21.
In the Associated Press writers' poll, the Zags are still outside the top 25, finishing 27th this week.
Steve Bergum has more GU news on his blog.