Jan. 9, 2018

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

Jan. 9, 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 (13-0)

800

1

32

2.

Notre Dame (15-1)

748

2

0

3.

Mississippi State (17-0)

731

3

0

4.

Louisville (18-0)

721

4

0

5.

Baylor (14-1)

658

6

0

6.

Tennessee (15-0)

626

7

0

7.

Texas (13-1)

601

8

0

8.

South Carolina (13-2)

564

5

0

9.

Oregon (15-2)

559

9

0

10.

Ohio State (15-2)

522

10

0

11.

Maryland (15-2)

473

13

0

12.

Florida State (14-2)

399

12

0

13.

Missouri (14-2)

382

15

0

14.

UCLA (11-4)

368

14

0

15.

West Virginia (14-2)

363

11

0

16.

Texas A&M (13-4)

282

19

0

17.

Iowa (15-2)

265

17

0

18.

Duke (12-4)

260

18

0

19.

Rutgers (16-2)

164

25

0

20.

Michigan (13-4)

154

20

0

21.

Oregon State (11-4)

148

16

0

22.

Oklahoma State (12-3)

143

23

0

23.

Arizona State (13-3)

123

not ranked

0

24.

Wisconsin-Green Bay (12-2)

102

24

0

25.

South Florida (12-4)

79

22

0

Dropped out: No. 21 Villanova (12-2).

Others receiving votes: Syracuse (14-3) 62; Villanova (12-2) 40; Virginia (11-6) 13; Georgia Tech (12-5) 10; California (11-4) 8; Marquette (10-5) 8; DePaul (11-5) 7; Florida Gulf Coast (15-3) 4; Miami (Fla.) (11-5) 4; Georgia (14-2) 3; Ball State (13-1) 2; Stanford (9-7) 2; Southern California (11-4) 1; Virginia Tech (12-4) 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.