Dec. 5, 2017

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

Dec. 5, 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)

Total
Points

Last week’s
rank

First-place
votes

1.

Connecticut (7-0)

800

1

32

2.

Notre Dame (7-1)

721

2

0

3.

Mississippi State (8-0)

711

3

0

4.

Texas (7-0)

703

4

0

5.

Louisville (8-0)

697

5

0

6.

South Carolina (8-1)

658

6

0

7.

UCLA (7-1)

604

7

0

8.

Baylor (7-1)

580

9

0

9.

Oregon (7-1)

506

10

0

10.

Florida State (8-0)

487

11

0

11.

West Virginia (7-0)

466

12

0

12.

Ohio State (8-2)

439

8

0

13.

Tennessee (8-0)

427

13

0

14. (Tie)

Duke (6-2)

342

16

0

14. (Tie)

Maryland (7-2)

342

15

0

16.

South Florida (7-1)

323

17

0

17.

Missouri (7-1)

268

18

0

18.

Stanford (5-4)

265

14

0

19.

Oregon State (5-2)

224

19

0

20.

Villanova (7-0)

148

24

0

21.

Michigan (6-2)

128

20

0

22.

Texas A&M (6-2)

125

21

0

23.

Kentucky (7-1)

112

22

0

24.

Syracuse (8-0)

90

25

0

25.

Wisconsin-Green Bay (6-1)

78

not ranked

0

Dropped out: No. 23 Marquette (4-3).

Others receiving votes: DePaul (6-2) 35; Iowa (8-1) 35; New Mexico (9-0) 19; California (5-2) 18; Georgia Tech (8-1) 15; Marquette (4-3) 8; Southern California (8-0) 6; Virginia Tech (7-2) 5; Mississippi (7-1) 4; Oklahoma State (6-2) 3; Rice (5-2) 3; South Dakota State (6-2) 2; Arizona State (7-2) 1; Chattanooga (6-3) 1; Troy (4-1) 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.