Dec. 14, 2021

2021-22 WBCA

NCAA Division III Top 25 Coaches Poll

Dec. 14, 2021

The WBCA NCAA Division III Top 25 Women’s Basketball Coaches Poll, with teams' RECORDS THROUGH SUNDAY in parentheses, total points based on 25 points for first place through one point for 25th, and first-place votes received.

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Rank

School (Record)

Total
Points

First-
Place
Votes

Last
week’s
rank

1.

Hope (9-0)

250

10

1

2.

Whitman (9-0)

238

0

2

3.

Amherst (7-0)

225

0

3

4.

UW-Whitewater (8-0)

222

0

3

5.

Christopher Newport (10-0)

210

0

5

6.

DePauw (9-0)

196

0

6

7.

John Carroll (7-0)

181

0

7

8.

Transylvania (8-0)

180

0

8

9.

NYU (9-0)

161

0

10

10.

Simpson (7-1)

153

0

12

11.

Trine (8-1)

143

0

13

12.

Bowdoin (9-1)

142

0

13

13.

Tufts (7-1)

127

0

16

14.

Wartburg (7-1)

116

0

8

15.

UW-Eau Claire (9-1)

87

0

15

16.

Wisconsin Lutheran (8-0)

85

0

21

17.

UT Dallas (5-1)

84

0

19

18.

Springfield (10-0)

62

0

24

19.

East Texas Baptist (7-2)

57

0

22

20.

Wheaton, IL (9-2)

53

0

11

21.

Puget Sound (9-1)

45

0

23

22.

St. John Fisher (8-0)

43

0

NR

23.

Hardin-Simmons (8-2)

31

0

18

24.

Baldwin-Wallace (6-1)

28

0

NR

25.

Gettysburg (7-1)

23

0

NR

Dropped out: No. 17 Messiah (7-2); No. 20 Scranton (6-2); No. 25 Catholic (7-1).

Others receiving votes: Messiah (7-2) 21; Roger Williams (8-0) 20; Catholic (7-1) 19; Roanoke (8-0) 17; St. Lawrence (8-0) 16; Bates (7-1) 8; Scranton (6-2) 4; Smith (8-1) 1; Trinity, TX (4-2) 1; UW-Oshkosh (7-2) 1.

The WBCA NCAA Division III Coaches Poll Committee is composed of one head coach from each of the 10 NCAA Division III regions. The committee for the 2021-22 season: Casey Kushiyama, Puget Sound; Alex Lang, Brooklyn; Jen McCormick, Illinois College; Bobbi Morgan, Ursinus; Alex Richey, Oglethorpe; Sacha Santimano, Bowdoin; Mia Smith, Illinois Wesleyan; Daphne Thompson, SUNY Oneonta; Kelly Thompson, Roger Williams; Suzy Venet, Mount Union.