12/15 Women's Basketball Top 25 Rankings

1#1 Connecticut Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewConnecticutThe Huskies have two more huge games this week. They play Duke on Tuesday and Cal on Sunday.1
2#3 Notre Dame Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewNotre DameNotre Dame went to Ann Arbor and came away with a 86-64 win thanks to Jewell Loyd and Natalie Achonwa.2
3#5 Duke Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewDukeDuke has had plenty of time to prepare for their contest with Connecticut. A #1 ranking is at stake.3
4#4 Tennessee Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewTennesseeThe Lady Vols dropped 103 points on Troy. A trip to Stanford on Saturday will prove to be more difficult.4
5#6 Kentucky Women's Basketball 2013-2104 PreviewKentuckyWith wins earlier this month over Louisville and Baylor, Kentucky can make a big push if they can beat Duke.5
6#2 Stanford Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewStanfordStanford beat up on Gonzaga Saturday and host Tennessee this weekend in what should be a great contest.6
7#9 Maryland Women's Basketball 2013-2014 Preview
MarylandAlyssa Thomas had a triple-double against Siena. She only managed a double-double versus Delaware State.7
8#7 Louisville Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewLouisvilleShoni Schimmel continues to carry the load for Louisville. The big one this week is against Colorado.8
9#17 Oklahoma State Women's Basketball 2013-2014 Preview
Oklahoma StateOSU's potent offenses faces off against the tough defense of Michigan State to start the Puerto Rico Classic.9
10#10 North Carolina Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewNorth CarolinaThe Tar Heels appear to be back on track after their tough overtime loss to Arizona State.10
11#19 Colorado Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewColoradoColorado is the last remaining undefeated team in the Pac-12. That could end with a trip to Louisville on Saturday.11
12#15 LSU Women's Basketball 2013-2014 Preview
LSULSU continues to sneak past inferior teams. The good news is they can do enough to win, but it might catch up to them.12
13#12 Baylor Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewBaylorOdyssey Sims scored 25 of Baylor's 100 points in their blowout win over Houston Baptist.13
14#21 Iowa State Women's Basketball 2013-2014 Preview
Iowa StateLike the men's team, Iowa State women's squad beat rival Iowa last week. Now they get a long break.14
15#23 South Carolina Women's Basketball 2013-2014 Preview
South CarolinaThe Gamecocks have some decent wins so far this season, but they can get a big one against North Carolina.15
16#18 Penn State Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewPenn StateThe Lady Lions lost at South Dakota State, but followed it up with a nice home victory over Texas A&M.16
17#13 Nebraska Women's Basketball 2013-2014 Preview
NebraskaNebraska shut down Creighton's offense on Saturday. This week they hope to do the same to South Dakota.20
18#14 Oklahoma Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewOklahomaThe Sooners are hitting the road this week to play Fairfield and Marist. It's only the second time they leave Oklahoma.23
19Georgia Women's College Basketball Top 25
GeorgiaGeorgia is off to a 10-0 start. They should be able to make it 12 this week against Lipscomb and Rutgers.22
20#8 California Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewCaliforniaCal once again failed to put away a team they should handle easily. Uconn could make easy work of them this week.17
21#24 Purdue Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewPurduePurdue won another tough road game last week…this time at Kansas. It continues in Green Bay on Wednesday.25
22Florida State Women's Basketball Top 25 RankingsFlorida StateFlorida State will get back in action this week with games against North Florida and Pacific.24
23Syracuse Women's College Basketball Top 25SyracuseThe Orange have a full week coming up, hosting Temple, Niagara and St. Joe's.NR
24Arizona State Women's Basketball Top 25 RankingsArizona StateArizona State has played well so far this year and they have another opportunity for a big win against Miami.NR
25Iowa Women's College Basketball Top 25 Rankings
IowaThe Hawkeyes fell to rival Iowa State, but still have had a great non-conference run so far.18