12/25 Women's Basketball Top 25 Rankings

1 Connecticut LogoConnecticutConnecticut swept both games this week against Oklahoma and Duquesne as Geno Auriemma now has 1001 career wins.1
2Louisville LogoLouisvilleIt wasn’t pretty but Louisville got the job done in a 62-50 win over Air Force.2
3South Carolina LogoSouth CarolinaSouth Carolina had no problem with Temple in a 87-60 rout of the Owls in Philadelphia.3
4Baylor LogoBaylorBaylor rolled past Nichols State 85-43 in their lone game of the week.4
5Mississippi State LogoMississippi StateA good trip out to Las Vegas for the Bulldogs as they went 2-0, including a win over Syracuse.5
6Notre Dame LogoNotre DameNotre Dame had to go to overtime last Wednesday against Marquette but found a way to win.6
7 Tennessee LogoTennesseeTennessee is 12-0 for the first time in coach Holly Warlick’s tenure after winning at Stanford.8
8Texas LogoTexasTexas was off this week and will return to action on December 28 at Oklahoma.7
9West Virginia LogoWest VirginiaWest Virginia ran the table during non-conference play and now is off to TCU and Texas for a key road trip.9
10UCLA LogoUCLAUCLA was outstanding defensively against Fordham as they limited the Rams to 30 points.10
11 Oregon LogoOregonDucks picked up their second win of the season over Texas A&M in Las Vegas to highlight a 2-0 week.11
12 Maryland LogoMarylandMaryland cruised past Coppin State to improve to 11-2 on the season.12
13Duke LogoDukeDuke put the hammer down defensively in two wins over Maine and Wyoming.13
14 Ohio State LogoOhio StateOhio State was off this week and will start Big Ten play at Nebraska on December 28.14
15Florida State LogoFlorida StateSeminoles pick up a quality road win at Creighton, 92-82, thanks to a very balanced offensive attack.15
16Missouri LogoMissouriMissouri has now won 12 straight games after a decisive win over rival Illinois.16
17Oregon State LogoOregon StateBeavers are on a nice roll after another win this week as they beat UC Davis 61-47.22
18Michigan LogoMichiganMichigan pounded Delaware State, 105-39, in their only game of the week.17
19Green Bay LogoGreen BayGreen Bay picked up a win over another Power 5 opponent as they won at Northwestern.21
20California LogoCaliforniaCalifornia was excellent defensively at Kentucky as they beat the Wildcats 62-52.NR
21Villanova LogoVillanovaWildcats overpowered LaSalle 76-49 to improve to 10-0 on the season.23
22Iowa LogoIowaIowa was very efficient as they knocked off Drake 79-66 to improve to 12-1.NR
23Texas A&M LogoTexas A&MTexas A&M crushed Hawaii and fell to Oregon for the second time this season.20
24Oklahoma State LogoOklahoma StateOklahoma State was on fire offensively in wins over USC Upstate and Louisiana-Monroe.25
25South Florida LogoSouth FloridaUSF split their games with Dayton and Michigan State this week as turnovers cost them against the Spartans.19