Lady Cards Ranked 6th In Preseason Women’s Basketball Poll

Mar 19, 2012; College Park, MD, USA; Louisville Cardinals guard Becky Burke (11) controls the ball during the second half of the game against the Maryland Terrapins in the second round of the 2012 NCAA women

 

The Women’s Basketball AP top 25 came out yesterday. The Cardinals will come in ranked No.9 to start out the season. Britney Griner and the Baylor Bears come in at number one, after having a perfect 40-0 season.

Uconn and Stanford were also in familiar territory at the top of the polls. The Kentucky Wildcats also came on at number 6.

Both Kentucky and Louisville will be ranked in the top 10 for men’s and women’s basketball.

Here’s the entirety of the poll.

AP Top 25
RK TEAM RECORD PTS
1 Baylor (40) 0-0 1,000
2 Connecticut 0-0 951
3 Duke 0-0 909
4 Stanford 0-0 854
5 Maryland 0-0 827
6 Kentucky 0-0 767
7 Notre Dame 0-0 754
8 Penn State 0-0 676
9 Louisville 0-0 657
10 Georgia 0-0 599
11 Delaware 0-0 545
12 Oklahoma 0-0 476
13 California 0-0 428
14 St. John’s 0-0 422
15 Texas A&M 0-0 370
16 Vanderbilt 0-0 361
17 West Virginia 0-0 335
18 Nebraska 0-0 297
19 Ohio State 0-0 273
20 Tennessee 0-0 256
21 Purdue 0-0 223
22 Georgia Tech 0-0 140
23 Oklahoma State 0-0 139
24 Miami (FL) 0-0 110
25 DePaul 0-0 104
  • Others receiving votes: Kansas 90, Middle Tennessee 70, Green Bay 57, Texas 52, Iowa State 51, San Diego State 48, Rutgers 41, Georgetown 24, LSU 14, UCLA 14, Virginia 12, Florida State 12, North Carolina 12, Michigan 9, Iowa 6, Princeton 4, UTEP 3, South Carolina 2, Michigan State 2, Fresno State 2, Creighton 1, USC 1
  • Dropped from rankings: Green Bay 10, Georgetown 17, St. Bonaventure 21, Rutgers 23, Princeton 24, South Carolina 25

Topics: Louisville Cardinals, Womens Basketball

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