1/5 Women's Basketball Top 25 Rankings

1#1 Connecticut Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewConnecticutUnlike their male counterparts, the Huskies have had a nice opening to American Athletic play.1
2#3 Notre Dame Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewNotre DameThe Irish needed a strong second half to pull away from Clemson in their ACC debut.2
3#2 Stanford Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewStanfordStanford is off to Utah and Colorado for what could be a very important road trip with Pac-12 title implications.3
4#5 Duke Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewDukeDuke stays on the road this week in ACC play with a trip to Syracuse on Thursday night.4
5#9 Maryland Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewMarylandThe Terps had a tough opener at North Carolina, but once again Alyssa Thomas led the way to victory.5
6#7 Louisville Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewLouisvilleThe Cardinals are not dominating teams like Temple in AAC play, but they are off to a 3-0 start.6
7#12 Baylor Women's Basketball 2013-2014 Preview
BaylorThe Lady Bears got off to a nice start in the Big 12 and the tougher games are still a ways away.12
8#4 Tennessee Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewTennesseeAfter losing at home to LSU on Thursday, LSU won handily at Georgia on Sunday afternoon.8
9#6 Kentucky Women's Basketball 2013-2104 Preview
KentuckyThe Wildcats suffered their second loss of the season at the hands of the Gators. South Carolina is up next.7
10#23 South Carolina Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewSouth CarolinaSouth Carolina is off to a good start in SEC play, but Kentucky will look to put an end to that.16
11#21 Iowa State Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewIowa StateIt took overtime, but Iowa State came away from Oklahoma with a huge win to remain undefeated.13
12#15 LSU Women's Basketball 2013-2014 Preview
LSULSU went to Tennessee and got a huge 80-77 win. The brutal SEC continues this week with TAMU and Florida.17
13#10 North Carolina Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewNorth CarolinaThe Tar Heels fell at home to Maryland and the tough ACC slate continues against NC State and FSU this week.10
14#18 Penn State Women's Basketball 2013-2014 Preview
Penn StateWith a quality win at Iowa, Penn State is off to a nice start in the Big Ten. The big game this week is against Purdue.14
15#17 Oklahoma State Women's Basketball 2013-2014 Preview
Oklahoma StateThe Cowgirls suffered their first loss of the year at home against WVU. This week they travel to KSU and Iowa State.9
16#13 Nebraska Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewNebraskaUpsets were plentiful in the opening week of the Big Ten, but Nebraska managed to slip past Northwestern 66-65.15
17#19 Colorado Women's Basketball 2013-2014 Preview
ColoradoColorado got off to a tough start in Pac-12 play and it is not going to get easier with Cal and Stanford coming to town.11
18Florida State Women's Basketball Top 25 RankingsFlorida StateFlorida State won their ACC opener at Pitt, but a trip to Miami and a home game against UNC will be tougher.19
19#8 California Women's Basketball 2013-2014 Preview
CaliforniaIt was not easy, but Cal swept the Oregon schools at home. This week they head east to Colorado and Utah.24
20North Carolina State Women's Basketball Top 25 RankingsNorth Carolina StateWith a nice win over Syracuse, NC State is now 14-1. The tough games continue in the ACC.NR
21San Diego Women's Basketball Top 25 RankingsSan DiegoFollowing victories over Saint Mary's and Pacific, San Diego is now 4-0 in WCC play and 15-0 overall.NR
22West Virginia Women's Basketball Top 25 RankingsWest VirginiaWVU was not garnering much attention since the schedule was easy as of late. But a win over OSU changed that.NR
23#24 Purdue Women's Basketball 2013-2014 PreviewPurduePurdue lost at Ohio State and have games against Indiana, Northwestern and Penn State this week.18
24Gonzaga Women's Basketball Top 25 RankingsGonzagaGonzaga finally goes back home this week, but only for two more games before another long road trip.NR
25Arizona State Women's Basketball Top 25 Rankings
Arizona StateArizona State split during their road trip to Washington. This week they host USC and UCLA.21