12/16 Women's Basketball Top 25 Rankings

1Oregon State LogoOregon StateMikayla Pivec narrowly missed a triple double in a 74-46 win over Utah State, tallying 18 pts, 13 rebounds, and 7 assists.1
2Connecticut LogoConnecticutUConn did not play this week and will get back to business on Monday against a feisty DePaul team on the road.2
3Stanford LogoStanfordStanford cruised past Ohio State on Sunday as a 20-10 second quarter allowed the Cardinal to break the game open.3
4Oregon LogoOregonSabrina Ionescu and Jaz Shelley combined for 38 points on Saturday as Oregon crushed Long Beach State 81-45 on Saturday.4
5Baylor LogoBaylorBaylor was off this week and will resume their season on December 18 at home against Arkansas State.5
6Florida State LogoFlorida StateFlorida State survived a tough test from St. John's as they outlasted the Red Storm 74-70 in their lone game of the week.6
7South Carolina LogoSouth CarolinaZia Cooke and Tyasha Harris scored 14 points apiece as South Carolina routed Purdue 85-49 on Sunday.7
8Louisville LogoLouisvilleIt was gut check Sunday for Louisville as they took Kentucky's best punch but got the job done in a 67-66 win.8
9UCLA LogoUCLAUCLA pulled away in the second half to knock off Pacific 68-57 on Sunday to improve to 9-0 on the season.9
10 North Carolina State LogoNC StateElissa Cunnane scored 28 points and collected 16 rebounds as NC State beat Elon 62-49 to improve to 10-0.10
11 Texas A&M LogoTexas A&MTexas A&M routed Houston 72-43 on Sunday to give head coach Gary Blair his 800th career victory.11
12Kentucky Logo KentuckyKentucky did a nice job for the most part against Louisville but came up just short in a 67-66 loss to the Cardinals.12
13Indiana LogoIndianaIndiana continues to roll along as they beat Butler 64-53 and Youngstown State 93-56. They will face UCLA next Sunday.13
14Maryland LogoMarylandMaryland did not play this week and will resume their season on December 18 at home against Georgia State.14
15 DePaul LogoDePaulDePaul got a nice road win on the road against Notre Dame and also cruised past Alabama State. The Blue Demons host UConn on Monday.15
16 Missouri State LogoMissouri StateJasmine Franklin and Emily Gartner posted double-doubles to lead the Bears past instate rival Missouri 79-72.16
17Arizona Logo
ArizonaCate Reese scored 23 points and Arizona outrebounded Tenn. State 48-24 as the Wildcats won 77-42 on Thursday.17
18 West Virginia LogoWest VirginiaWest Virginia beat Norfolk State 72-55 to give head coach Mike Carey win number 400 in his career on Sunday afternoon.18
19Mississippi State LogoMississippi StateBulldogs were off this week and will return to action Monday night on the road at Louisiana.19
20 Gonzaga LogoGonzagaLeeAnne and Jenn Wirth, along with Katie Campbell, scored 14 points each to lead Gonzaga to a 80-45 win over Texas Southern.20
21Michigan State LogoMichigan StateMichigan State had no problem with Morehead State as they beat the Eagles 93-48 on Sunday.21
22South Dakota LogoSouth DakotaSouth Dakota is now 11-1 on the season as they blew out Mt. St. Mary's and Montana. A trip to South Carolina awaits.22
23Michigan LogoMichiganMichigan was relentless on defense against Appalachian State, allowing just 35 points in an easy 27 point win.23
24Minnesota Logo
MinnesotaGadiva Hubbard and Destiny Pitts both scored over 20 points as Minnesota survived a tough fight from UC Davis in a 76-67 win.24
25Tennessee Logo
TennesseeRennia Davis picked up her 1,000th career point to lead Tennessee to a resounding 79-41 win over Colorado State.25