2/18 Women's Basketball Top 25 Rankings

1Baylor LogoBaylorChloe Jackson's 24 points led Baylor to an 87-53 win over Oklahoma as the Bears continue to dominate like a number one seed should.1
2Oregon LogoOregonDucks take round one of the Civil War against Oregon State as they did a great job of making the Beavers pay for their mistakes.3
3Connecticut LogoConnecticutHuskies took South Carolina's best shot but pulled away for a 97-79 win and then they blew out UCF 78-41.6
4Notre Dame LogoNotre DameIrish destroyed Boston College 97-47 on Wednesday night thanks in part to a 37 point third quarter against the Eagles.4
5Louisville LogoLouisvilleLouisville dropped its lone game of the week as they lost to a red hot Miami team by a score of 79-73 on Sunday.2
6Mississippi State LogoMississippi StateMississippi State responded well on Sunday as they routed Texas A&M 92-64 after losing at home against Missouri.5
7Miami LogoMiami (FL)Emese Hof's 25 points ignited the Hurricanes to a season defining 79-73 win at Louisville to improve to 10-2 in ACC play.17
8Iowa LogoIowaMegan Gustafson's 31 points, 17 rebounds, and three blocked shots ignited Iowa to a 86-73 win over Maryland in front of 10,716 fans.12
9Oregon State LogoOregon StateOregon State hung tough in Eugene against the Ducks but lost 77-68 on Friday night. Round 2 of the Civil War is in Corvallis on Monday.9
10 North Carolina State LogoNC StateKiara Leslie, Elissa Cunane, and DD Rodgers all collected double doubles as the Wolfpack got a big win at Syracuse this week.13
11 Marquette LogoMarquetteMarquette gets a split this week as they blew a lead against St. John's and then bounced back to beat Seton Hall 109-63.7
12South Carolina LogoSouth CarolinaSouth Carolina dropped one at Connecticut and then recovered to beat Georgia and Florida this week.10
13 Maryland LogoMarylandKaila Charles and Blaire Watson led Maryland to an easy win over Nebraska. The Terrapins dropped a tough one at Iowa on Sunday.8
14Stanford LogoStanfordStanford swept their road trip down to Los Angeles as they cruised past UCLA and survived against USC.14
15Arizona State LogoArizona StateSun Devils have five wins in a row as they took care of Colorado and grinded out a 60-58 win over Utah.16
16 Gonzaga LogoGonzagaBulldogs dropped another nail biter against BYU at home in Spokane as Zykera Rice's 20 points was not enough.11
17 Kentucky LogoKentuckyRhyne Howard's 15 foot jumpshot with three seconds left gave Kentucky a 61-59 win over Arkansas to finish a 2-0 week.18
18 Texas LogoTexasTexas split games with Oklahoma State and Kansas State as they beat the Cowgirls and lost to the Wildcats.15
19 South Dakota LogoSouth DakotaHannah Sjerven paced South Dakota with 20 points as the Coyotes blew past Western Illinois 83-61 for their 10th win in a row.21
20 Syracuse LogoSyracuseSyracuse settles for a split as they beat Wake Forest 77-57 on Sunday after losing to NC State 77-73 on Wednesday night.20
21Rice LogoRiceOwls are in complete command of the Conference USA race as they are 13-0 in conference play and have won 15 games in a row.NR
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Iowa StateCyclones drop a hard fought road game at TCU and then showed nice resilience by beating Oklahoma State 89-67.22
23Florida State LogoFlorida StateSeminoles fell short at Clemson and then rebounded to run away from Pittsburgh 78-46.23
24Drake LogoDrakeDrake has won four straight after losing to Missouri State as Becca Hittner's 19 points led the Bulldogs past UNI 76-61. NR
25 Missouri LogoMissouriTigers split their games this week, beating MSU in Starkville and losing by two to a desperate Tennessee team on Sunday.NR