Dec. 26, 2017

2017-18 WBCA
USA TODAY Sports NCAA Division I Top 25 Coaches' Poll

Dec. 26, 2017

The USA TODAY Sports Top 25 women’s basketball coaches poll, with team’s RECORDS THROUGH MONDAY in parentheses, total points based on 25 points for first place through one point for 25th, ranking in last week’s poll and first-place votes received:

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Rank

School (record)

Points

Last week’s
rank

First-place
votes

1.

Connecticut (10-0)

800

1

32

2.

Notre Dame (11-1)

747

2

0

3.

Mississippi State (13-0)

724

3

0

4.

Louisville (14-0)

718

4

0

5.

South Carolina (11-1)

679

5

0

6.

Baylor (10-1)

633

6

0

7.

Tennessee (12-0)

597

7

0

8.

Texas (9-1)

567

8

0

9.

West Virginia (12-0)

518

9

0

10.

Oregon (11-2)

504

10

0

11.

Ohio State (11-2)

454

11

0

12.

UCLA (9-2)

448

12

0

13.

Florida State (11-1)

425

13

0

14.

Maryland (11-2)

387

14

0

15.

Duke (10-2)

366

15

0

16.

Missouri (12-1)

318

16

0

17.

Oregon State (9-2)

290

17

0

18.

Villanova (10-0)

246

18

0

19.

Michigan (11-2)

192

21

0

20.

Wisconsin-Green Bay (10-1)

156

23

0

21. (Tie)

Iowa (12-1)

125

25

0

21. (Tie)

Texas A&M (10-3)

125

20

0

23.

Syracuse (12-1)

115

22

0

24.

South Florida (10-3)

96

19

0

25.

California (9-2)

36

not ranked

0

Dropped out: No. 24 Stanford (6-6).

Others receiving votes: Oklahoma State (9-2) 28; DePaul (8-4) 25; Rutgers (12-2) 13; Georgia Tech (11-2) 11; Southern California (10-1) 10; New Mexico (12-1) 7; Virginia Tech (11-2) 7; Arizona State (9-3) 6; Oklahoma (5-6) 6; Stanford (6-6) 6; Georgia (11-1) 5; Ball State (11-0) 4; North Carolina State (11-2) 3; Michigan State (10-3) 2; Marquette (6-5) 1.

The USA TODAY Sports Board of Coaches is made up of 32 head coaches at Division I institutions. All are members of the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association.