The Women's Preseason Top Twenty Five


Tuesday, November 11th 2003, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' women's preseason college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, 2002-03 records, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last year's final ranking:

;Record;Pts;Pv

1. Connecticut (47);37-1;1,175;1

2. Duke;35-2;1,117;2

3. Texas;29-6;1,071;5

4. Tennessee;33-5;983;4

5. Kansas St.;29-5;981;8

6. Stanford;27-5;844;9

7. Purdue;29-6;833;10

8. Penn St.;26-9;830;15

9. LSU;30-4;824;3

10. Texas Tech;29-6;807;7

11. Georgia;21-10;652;19

12. Louisiana Tech;31-3;646;6

13. Minnesota;25-6;589;17

14. North Carolina;28-6;548;12

15. Notre Dame;21-11;405;_

16. Rutgers;21-8;403;23

17. Ohio St.;21-10;351;20

18. UC Santa Barbara;27-5;346;18

19. Utah;24-7;314;_

20. Colorado;24-8;231;_

21. Oklahoma;19-13;227;_

22. Auburn;23-11;217;_

23. Arizona;22-9;199;22

24. TCU;20-14;150;_

25. Virginia;17-14;133;_

Others receiving votes: George Washington 71, Vanderbilt 64, Boston College 45, Washington 32, DePaul 30, Michigan St. 29, Villanova 28, Virginia Tech 21, Illinois 14, Baylor 12, SW Missouri St. 8, Arizona St. 7, Harvard 6, Miami 6, Cincinnati 5, BYU 4, Louisville 4, Saint Joseph's 4, Creighton 2, New Mexico 2, Arkansas 1, Liberty 1, Montana 1, Pittsburgh 1, W. Michigan 1.