1/17 Women's Basketball Top 25 Rankings

1 #1 Connecticut Women's Basketball 2015-2016 PreviewConnecticutNot surprisingly, the Huskies crushed Memphis and Temple. The AAC margin of victory count is up to 45.3.1
2 #3 South Carolina Women's Basketball 2015-2016 PreviewSouth CarolinaSouth Carolina just squeaked by Texas A&M in a 55-54 thriller. Trips to Auburn and MSU are up next.2
3 #2 Notre Dame Women's Basketball 2015-2016 PreviewNotre DameThe Irish handled BC in their lone game of the week. This week they play Tennessee, Syracuse and Virginia Tech.3
4 #5 Baylor Women's Basketball 2015-2016 PreviewBaylorBaylor is back among the elite after a convincing win in Austin. Their lone game this week is at Iowa State.6
5#11 Texas Women's Basketball 2015-2016 PreviewTexasTexas fell from the ranks of the unbeatens thanks to a home loss to Baylor. They host OU this weekend.4
6 #6 Maryland Women's Basketball 2015-2016 PreviewMarylandThe Terps have now won four in a row following their surprise home loss to OSU. The tough one this week is MSU.9
7 #15 Kentucky Women's Basketball 2015-2016 PreviewKentuckyKentucky lost by 11 to South Carolina. There is no shame in that. They beat Auburn on Sunday 54-47.8
8Arizona State Top 25 Women's basketballArizona StateArizona State did not have much trouble at home against Utah and Colorado. They play rival Arizona twice this week.10
9 #10 Oregon State Women's Basketball 2015-2016 PreviewOregon StateOSU dominated Cal and outscored Stanford by 18 in the fourth quarter to beat the Cardinal 58-50.11
10#8 Ohio State Women's Basketball 2015-2016 PreviewOhio StateThe Buckeyes were shocked at Northwestern, but followed it up with a nice 20-point win over Purdue.5
11 #12 Mississippi State Women's Basketball 2015-2016 PreviewMississippi StateMississippi State struggled on the road against Mizzou and lost 66-54. This week they head to Athens.7
12 #17 Texas A&M Women's Basketball 2015-2016 PreviewTexas A&MThe Aggies nearly went to Columbia and nearly knocked off South Carolina. They'll get Mizzou at home this week.15
13#14 Oklahoma Women's Basketball 2015-2016 PreviewOklahomaLosing at rival OSU is understandable, but the Sooners got crushed on Saturday 73-42. A trip to Texas is this weekend.12
14 #13 Florida State Women's Basketball 2015-2016 PreviewFlorida StateFSU is looking much better now, but they will be tested on Sunday afternoon when they travel to Miami.16
15Miami Women's Basketball Top 25MiamiMiami took care of Wake Forest and then went to Chapel Hill and knocked off the struggling Tar Heels.18
16#19 Stanford Women's Basketball 2015-2016 PreviewStanfordStanford snuck past Oregon, but blew a big lead against OSU. They stay on the head and head to SoCal next.14
17#4 Tennessee Women's Basketball 2015-2016 PreviewTennesseeTennessee is struggling right now and with a trip to Notre Dame next, another loss should be coming.13
18Syracuse Women's Basketball Top 25SyracuseSyracuse dominated Pitt and Wake Forest. A trip to Notre Dame on Thursday will prove to be more difficult.21
19 Michigan State Women's Basketball Top 25Michigan StateA second half surge got MSU past Iowa on Saturday, but they lost earlier in the week at Indiana.17
20 #9 Duke Women's Basketball 2015-2016 PreviewDukeDuke lost at home to NC State before beating Boston College. They host UNC in a battle of struggling powerhouses.19
21USF Women's Basketball Top 25 South FloridaThe Bulls didn't make it easy, but they got wins over Tulane and ECU. They should keep cruising for a while.NR
22 Missouri LogoMissouri
Mizzou got a great win against Mississippi State, but then went to Arkansas and lost 64-52.20
23 DePaul Women's Basketball Top 25DePaulDePaul rebounded from their loss to Villanova to beat both Butler and Xavier on the road last week.NR
24Washington Women's Basketball Top 25 WashingtonWith wins over UCLA and USC, Washington is now 5-2 in Pac-12 play. This week they'll stay home to take on WSU.NR
25UCLA Women's Basketball Top 25 UCLAThe Bruins managed to split their road trip to Washington. They'll head back home to face Cal and Stanford next.23