11/21 Women's Basketball Top 25 Rankings

1Notre Dame Logo Notre DameNotre Dame wins the Preseason WNIT after knocking off Washington 71-60 and playing very balanced basketball.1
2Connecticut LogoConnecticutA very nice confidence building week for Connecticut as they took down Florida State and Baylor.4
3South Carolina LogoSouth CarolinaKaela Davis scored 37 points to lead the Gamecocks to a big 92-80 win over Ohio State in Columbus.3
4 Baylor LogoBaylorThe Bears get through a tough week with a nice split of games with UCLA and Connecticut.2
5Ohio StateOhio State had great balance offensively as four players scored in double figures in the loss to South Carolina.5
6Louisville LogoLouisvilleLouisville had a very nice week offensively in three wins as they averaged over 88 points per game.6
7 Maryland LogoMarylandMaryland got to develop some depth this week as they had very easy wins to get to 4-0 on the season.7
8Mississippi StateMississippi State knocked off Texas 79-68 and did a nice job of attacking the Longhorns at both ends of the court.10
9 OklahomaOklahoma used a 21-7 fourth quarter to come from behind to win at BYU 68-61.12
10Stanford LogoStanfordDefense let the Cardinal down in a 68-63 loss to Gonzaga, but they did handle Texas 71-59 earlier in the week.8
11 Florida StateThe Seminoles battled Connecticut very well on Monday night in a close 78-76 loss to kickoff a 2-1 week.11
12Texas Logo TexasTexas had two tough losses to Stanford and Mississippi State on the road, but they will get better.9
13SyracuseSyracuse is rolling along after beating Siena and Stony Brook in easy fashion.15
14 UCLA LogoUCLAUCLA responded to the Baylor loss with two decisive wins over Southern and Cal Poly.17
15Washington LogoWashingtonHuskies get two nice wins over Colorado State and Missouri along with battling Notre Dame well on Sunday.20
16Tennessee LogoTennesseeThe inconsistency of Tennessee continued on Sunday in a 70-56 loss to Penn State in State College.14
17Arizona State LogoArizona StateMarquette's 61 percent shooting was too much for Arizona State as they lost 75-63 to the Golden Eagles .13
18Miami (FL)Miami kept things rolling defensively as they beat Charlotte and St. John's this week.18
19Oregon State LogoOregon StateOregon State celebrated Banner Night in style by dispatching Portland 62-45 on Friday night.19
20Auburn LogoAuburnAuburn continues to be very dominant defensively as they defeated North Carolina A&T and East Carolina.22
21 DePaul Women's Basketball Top 25DePaulDePaul pulled away from Northwestern in the second half to get a 89-66 win over the Wildcats.NR
22 KentuckyColorado took control in the second half and pulled away from Kentucky to hand the Wildcats their first loss.16
23 South Dakota State LogoSouth Dakota StateMacy Miller's buzzer beater on Sunday gave the Jackrabbits a huge win over Iowa at the Hawkeye Challenge.24
24West Virginia Women's Basketball Top 25West VirginiaThe Mountaineers have been very consistent at both ends of the court to get off to a 3-0 start on the season.NR
25Missouri Logo MissouriMissouri gets a split of two games with Nebraska and Washington on the road this week.21