11/14 Women's Basketball Top 25 Rankings

1Notre Dame Logo Notre DameNotre Dame was dominant in a 107-47 win over CMU in the first round of the Preseason WNIT on Friday.1
2Baylor LogoBaylorBaylor tuned up for games against UCLA and Connecticut by rolling over Houston Baptist, scoring 118 points.2
3South Carolina LogoSouth CarolinaSouth Carolina opens their 2016-17 season on Monday night in Columbus against a very tough Ohio State team.3
4 Connecticut LogoConnecticutConnecticut begins its national title defense on Monday night in Tallahassee against Florida State.4
5Ohio StateGood balanced scoring for the Buckeyes in a 89-69 victory over Duquesne. South Carolina visits on Monday.5
6Louisville LogoLouisvilleExcellent defense propelled Louisville to victories over UT-Martin and Belmont as they held both under 60 points.6
7 Maryland LogoMarylandThe Terrapins have little trouble with Umass-Lowell in a 100-44 rout on Sunday.7
8Stanford LogoStanfordBriana Roberson scored 16 points to lead Stanford to a 83-55 win over Cal Poly. Texas is next on Monday night.8
9 Texas LogoTexasTexas was off this week and will start their season on Monday night at Stanford.9
10Mississippi StateA very impressive offensive performance in two games against Villanova and Maine as the Bulldogs are 2-0.10
11 Florida StateFlorida State survived a stiff test from Jacksonville State and look forward to a visit from Connecticut.11
12 OklahomaOklahoma was excellent defensively on Sunday as they held Southern Illinois to 48 points.12
13Arizona State LogoArizona StateASU had no problem dispatching of Illinois State and San Jose State this week thanks to outstanding defense.13
14 Tennessee LogoTennesseeTennessee took James Madison's best shot in the opener and had little trouble with Navy to get to 2-0.14
15SyracuseAlexis Peterson scored in double-figures for the 21st straight time as Syracuse crushed Rhode Island 95-49.15
16KentuckyWildcats put together a complete performance in knocking off a very good Miami team on Friday night.18
17UCLA LogoUCLAThe third quarter was the difference against Pacific as the Bruins outscored the Tigers 32-12 to put the game away.17
18Miami (FL)Miami could not slow down Kentucky on opening night but rebounded to beat Albany on Sunday.16
19Oregon State LogoOregon StateKatie McWilliams was lights out shooting the basketball to lead Oregon State to an easy win over Lamar.19
20Washington LogoWashingtonKelsey Plum's 32 points led an explosive Washington offensive performance in a 100-52 win over Eastern Wash.20
21 Missouri LogoMissouriMissouri had to battle against Abilene Christian but found a way to get a 52-46 win to start off their season.21
22Auburn Logo AuburnThe Tigers forced 38 turnovers in a hard fought 61-52 win over Troy.22
23 Indiana LogoIndianaHoosiers get their first regular season win over an SEC opponent since 2006 after destroying Vanderbilt 94-61.23
24South Dakota State LogoSouth Dakota StateSouth Dakota State held off Creighton in the opener to highlight a 2-0 weekend to start the 2016-17 season.24
25Florida Logo FloridaDePaul wins a high scoring affair against UAB to win the Maggie Dixon Classic on Sunday.25