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Huskies Hold At #2 In Weekly Women’s Poll

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By The Associated Press

Stanford remains No. 1 in The Associated Press women’s
basketball poll, narrowly ahead of Connecticut.

The Cardinal took over the top spot last week for the first time
in seven years. They had 21 first-place votes Monday, and UConn had
17. Baylor has the other one.

Stanford won its only game this week, beating Long Beach State
on Sunday.

Duke and Notre Dame are fourth and fifth.

The Irish are followed by Penn State, Louisville, Georgia,
Kentucky and California. The Golden Bears switched places with
Maryland.

Iowa State entered the poll at No. 24, replacing Vanderbilt,
which lost both its games last week to fall out from No. 17. West

Virginia dropped 13 spots to No. 25 after losing to LSU and Iowa.

(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

The Women’s Top Twenty Five
By The Associated Press

The top 25 teams in the The Associated Press’ women’s college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Nov. 25, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last week’s ranking:
^                        Record   Pts Prv
1. Stanford (21)          6-0    953   1
2. UConn (17)             5-0    944   2
3. Baylor (1)             5-1    901   3
4. Duke                   4-0    861   4
5. Notre Dame             4-0    802   5
6. Penn St.               5-0    752   6
7. Louisville             6-0    742   7
8. Georgia                7-0    701   8
9. Kentucky               4-1    656   9
10. California             5-0    615  11
11. Maryland               3-1    602  10
12. Oklahoma               5-1    459  13
13. Texas                  5-0    453  15
14. Purdue                 5-1    374  14
15. Ohio St.               4-1    366  16
16. Tennessee              4-1    328  20
17. St. John’s             4-1    314  18
18. Oklahoma St.           3-0    294  21
19. UCLA                   3-1    274  19
20. Kansas                 5-0    265  22
21. Nebraska               5-1    185  23
22. North Carolina         6-0    181  25
23. Dayton                 6-0    177  24
24. Iowa St.               4-0    102   _
25. West Virginia          3-2     91  12
Others receiving votes: Texas A&M 72, Florida St. 49, Miami 31,
Syracuse 30, Delaware 18, Rutgers 15, South Carolina 15, Vanderbilt
12, Virginia 12, Georgia Tech 7, DePaul 6, Iowa 6, Middle Tennessee
4, Chattanooga 3, Gonzaga 2, Utah 1.
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     (Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

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