Women's top 25

November 19, 1991

The preseason top 25 women's basketball teams as compiled by Mel Greenberg of The Philadelphia Inquirer, based on the votes of 72 women's coaches, with first-place votes in parentheses, 1990-91 record, total points based on 25 points for a first place vote through 1 point for a 25th place vote and last season's final ranking:

No. School.. .. .. .. .. Record.. .. .. Pts. Pre.

1. Tennessee (61).. .. .. 30-5.. .. .. 1,787... 4

2. Virginia (10).. .. ... 31-3.. .. .. 1,732... 2

3. Penn State (1).. .. .. 29-2.. .. .. 1,587... 1

4. Georgia.. .. .. .. ... 28-4.. .. .. 1,467... 3

5. W. Kentucky.. .. .. .. 29-3.. .. .. 1,403.. 10

6. Auburn.. .. .. .. .. ..26-6.. .. .. 1,372... 6

7. Stanford.. .. .. .. .. 26-6.. .. .. 1,261.. 11

8. Vanderbilt.. .. .. .. 19-12.. .. .. 1,253.. --

9. Iowa.. .. .. .. .. ... 21-9.. .. .. 1,174.. 23

10. Purdue.. .. .. .. ... 26-3.. .. .. 1,035... 5

11. Arkansas.. .. .. .. ..28-4.. .. .. ..789... 9

12. Texas.. .. .. .. .. ..21-9.. .. .. ..766...16

13. N.C. State.. .. .. .. 27-6.. .. .. ..711... 7

14. Stephen F. Austin.. ..26-5.. .. .. ..681.. 14

15. Maryland.. .. .. .. ..17-13.. .. ... 658.. --

16. Lamar.. .. .. .. .. ..29-4.. .. .. ..638.. 24

17. Connecticut.. .. .. ..29-5.. .. .. ..635.. 13

18. LSU.. .. .. .. .. ... 24-7.. .. .. ..624... 8

19. Southern Cal.. .. ...18-12.. .. .. .. 555..--

20. Clemson.. .. .. .. ..22-11.. .. .. .. 503..21

21. Louisiana Tech.. ... 18-12.. .. .. .. 443..--

22. Washington.. .. .. .. 24-5.. .. .. .. 442..12

23. Mississippi.. .. .. ..20-9.. .. .. .. 353..19

24. UNLV.. .. .. .. .. .. 25-7.. .. .. ...246..17

25. G. Washington.. .. .. 23-7.. .. .. ...210..--

Others receiving votes: Texas Tech 203, Northwestern 158, Long Beach State 100, Notre Dame 75, Southwest Missouri 52, Rutgers 48, Florida State 43, Michigan State 43, Kansas 37, Northern Illinois 31, Oregon 25, Oklahoma State 24, Alabama 23, South Carolina 21, James Madison 19, St. John's 14, Kentucky 13, Toledo 13, DePaul 12, Colorado 11, East Carolina 9, Creighton 8, Miami 8, Montana 8, Providence 8, Santa Clara 8, Brigham Young 7, Holy Cross 7, Nebraska 7, UCLA 7, New Mexico State 6, Butler 5, Richmond 5, UC Santa Barbara 3, Louisville 2, Alabama-Birmingham 1, West Virginia 1, Wisconsin 1, Xavier, Ohio 1.

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