12/31 Women's Basketball Top 25 Rankings

1Connecticut LogoConnecticutThe Huskies had the week off and will be back in action on January 3 against Baylor.1
2Notre Dame LogoNotre Dameead Coach Muffet McGraw earned her 900th career win as Notre Dame beat Lehigh 95-68 on Sunday.2
3Louisville LogoLouisvilleLouisville was off this week and will kick off ACC play against North Carolina on January 3.3
4 Maryland Logo
MarylandMaryland kicked off the big Ten slate with a solid 77-61 win at Penn State on Friday.5
5Oregon LogoOregonOregon beat Concordia in an exhibition game on Sunday and will start conference play on January 4.4
6Mississippi State LogoMississippi StateBulldogs continue to dominate at both ends of the court as they blew out Louisiana 104-36.6
7Stanford LogoStanfordMaya Dodson's 16 points propelled Stanford to a 69-43 win over Cal State Northridge on Saturday.8
8Baylor LogoBaylorBaylor will play UT-Rio Grande Valley on Monday in a tune up to get ready for a visit by UConn on January 3.7
9North Carolina State LogoNC StateNorth Carolina State throttled Davidson 75-45 to end the non-conference portion of their schedule at 13-0.9
10Oregon State LogoOregon StateOregon State knocked down 16 three pointers in a 92-52 win over Cal State Bakersfield to improve to 10-2 on the year.10
11Minnesota LogoMinnesotaGolden Gophers started fast against Wisconsin and didn’t look back as they beat the Badgers 74-56 in their Big Ten opener.12
12Tennessee LogoTennesseeTennessee went 2-0 this week as they had little trouble with Murray State but had a heck of a battle with Belmont.11
13Texas LogoTexasTexas got the offense rolling in high gear as put up 104 points against Northwestern State on Saturday in Austin.13
14 Syracuse Logo
SyracuseSyracuse had the holiday week off and will start ACC play at Clemson on January 3.15
15Michigan State LogoMichigan StateNia Clouden and Jenna Allen were dominant as the Spartans cruised past Iowa 84-70 on Sunday.21
16Kentucky LogoKentuckyMaci Morris and Jaida Roper combined for 29 points to lead Kentucky to a 71-43 win over Sacred Heart.20
17Marquette LogoMarquetteMarquette put together a complete performance in their Big East opener against Providence, beating the Friars 85-46.18
18California LogoCaliforniaGolden Bears dropped their second straight game as they lost 85-79 to Harvard on Sunday.14
19Gonzaga LogoGonzagaGonzaga shot 62.8 percent in the second half to pull away form Loyola Marymount for a 78-53 win on Saturday.22
20Iowa LogoIowaMegan Gustafson is now the all time leading scorer at Iowa but the Hawkeyes fell short 84-70 at Michigan State.16
21DePaul LogoDePaulDePaul dropped a nail biter against Creighton as they couldn't slow down the Blue Jays in the second half.19
22 Virginia Tech Logo
Virginia Tech
Hokies are 13-0 heading into ACC play after crushing Longwood 93-39 and will play at Miami next Thursday.NR
23Texas A&M LogoTexas A&MAggies beat UT-Rio Grande Valley 84-61 and now will get ready to battle South Carolina to start the SEC schedule.24
24Arizona State LogoArizona StateArizona State shot just 23 percent and scored 39 points in a 51-39 loss to in-state rival Arizona on Sunday.17
25 Iowa State LogoIowa StateCyclones have a four game winning streak after knocking off Bucknell 86-61 on Saturday.25