Jan. 16, 2018

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

Jan. 16, 2018

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 (16-0)

800

1

32

2.

Louisville (19-0)

759

4

0

3.

Mississippi State (19-0)

742

3

0

4.

Baylor (15-1)

694

5

0

5.

Notre Dame (16-2)

649

2

0

6.

Oregon (17-2)

617

9

0

7.

Tennessee (16-1)

612

6

0

8.

Ohio State (16-2)

553

10

0

9.

Texas (14-3)

547

7

0

10.

South Carolina (14-3)

544

8

0

11.

Florida State (16-2)

473

12

0

12.

Missouri (15-2)

437

13

0

13.

UCLA (13-4)

418

14

0

14.

Maryland (15-3)

374

11

0

15.

Duke (14-4)

330

18

0

16.

West Virginia (15-3)

271

15

0

17.

Texas A&M (14-5)

268

16

0

18.

Michigan (15-4)

237

20

0

19.

Oregon State (13-4)

220

21

0

20.

Iowa (15-3)

176

17

0

21.

Rutgers (17-3)

133

19

0

22.

Wisconsin-Green Bay (15-2)

123

24

0

23.

South Florida (14-4)

91

25

0

24.

Georgia (16-2)

76

not ranked

0

25.

Arizona State (13-5)

52

23

0

Dropped out: No. 22 Oklahoma State (12-4).

Others receiving votes: Oklahoma State (12-4) 48; Marquette (13-5) 29; DePaul (14-5) 21; California (13-4) 20; Stanford (11-7) 19; Syracuse (14-4) 17; Villanova (14-3) 12; Virginia (12-7) 10; North Carolina State (14-5) 8; Southern California (13-4) 7; TCU (12-5) 7; Florida Gulf Coast (17-3) 3; Houston (14-5) 1; Michigan State (13-5) 1; Purdue (12-7) 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.