12/17 Women's Basketball Top 25 Rankings

1Connecticut LogoConnecticutConnecticut had the week off and will resume their season on Wednesday in Norman against Oklahoma.1
2Notre Dame LogoNotre DameNotre Dame blew out Binghamton 103-53 on Sunday and now look forward to two road games at Western Kentucky and Marquette.3
3Louisville LogoLouisvilleDana Evans' career high 21 points led Louisville to another in-state win over Northern Kentucky.4
4 Mississippi State Logo
Mississippi StateMississippi State got their three game road swing off to a strong start with a 86-42 win over Southern Miss. Oregon is next.5
5Maryland LogoMarylandMaryland is now 10-0 after routing Loyola (MD) 83-48 on Monday afternoon. The Terps are clicking on all cylinders.6
6Oregon LogoOregonIt wasn't easy but Oregon got the job done in a 87-79 win against a very tough South Dakota State team.9
7Baylor LogoBaylorBaylor split their two games this week as they beat Morehead State and lost at Stanford on Saturday.2
8Tennessee LogoTennesseeTennessee was off this week and they will be back in action on Tuesday night in Knoxville against Stanford.7
9North Carolina State LogoNC StateThat’s 25 straight non-conference wins at home for the Wolfpack as they crushed Maine 84-46.10
10Stanford LogoStanfordAlanna Smith scored 21 points to lead Stanford to an upset win over Baylor. The Cardinal were also elite defensively.11
11Oregon State Logo Oregon StateOSU split the two games in Hawaii as they beat Eastern Washington and lost a back and forth battle with Texas A&M.8
12California LogoCaliforniaCal got ready for the showdown with UConn next Saturday with an easy 69-45 win over UC Santa Barbara.12
13Minnesota LogoMinnesotaKenisha Bell's fifth 20 point scoring effort of the season led the Golden Gophers to a 84-52 win over Coppin State.13
14 Texas LogoTexasTexas grinded out a 65-46 win Over Stetson on Sunday to get back on the winning track.15
15Syracuse LogoSyracuseSyracuse didn't play this week and are back in action against Niagara on Monday morning.14
16Marquette LogoMarquetteMarquette rode a very balanced offensive attack to beat Green Bay 80-54 on Saturday, snapping a six game losing streak against them.16
17Iowa LogoIowaMegan Gustafson's 28 points propelled Iowa to a 83-57 win over in-state rival Northern Iowa on Sunday.17
18Arizona State LogoArizona StateThanks to a very balanced offense, Arizona State picked up a solid neutral site 65-51 win over Kansas State.18
19DePaul LogoDePaulThe Blue Demons were off all week and will host Tennessee State on Monday night to resume their season.19
20Kentucky LogoKentuckyMaci Morris scored 14 points to guide Kentucky to a comfortable 72-55 win over a good Middle Tennessee team.22
21Michigan State LogoMichigan StateMichigan State avoided a letdown from the Oregon win by surviving at Hartford in overtime on Sunday.20
22 Gonzaga Logo
GonzagaGonzaga is now 10-1 on the season after surviving on the road at Missouri State 70-67 on Sunday afternoon.NR
23Miami LogoMiami (FL)Miami did enough to get the job done against Maryland Eastern Shore in a 71-53 win over the Hawks.23
24Iowa State LogoIowa StateCyclones  improved to 7-0 at Hilton Coliseum as Iowa State outlasted Drake 86-81 in front of a crowd of 10,923 fans.24
25 Texas A&M LogoTexas A&MChennedy Carter and Kayla Wells combined for 47 points to lead the Aggies to a huge win over Oregon State in Maui.NR