2013 NCAA Women’s Basketball Rankings – USA Today Coaches Poll Preseason

USA Today Coaches Poll

The last of the preseason polls for women's basketball came out on Tuesday and this time around it's the USA Today Coaches Preseason Poll.

In it, just like the AP Poll, the Baylor Lady Bears are the No. 1 team in the land. Our UConn Huskies come in at No. 2.

Those two teams are followed by the Duke Blue Devils, Stanford Cardinal and Maryland Terrapins.

Joining the Huskies from the Big East are the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (6), Louisville Cardinals (9) and the St. John's Red Storm (13).

The DePaul  Blue Demons, Georgetown Hoyas, Rutgers Scarlet Knights and Syracuse Orange are among the others receiving votes.

For a full look at the 2013 NCAA Women's Basketball Rankings – USA Today Coaches Poll Preseason, please click on the continue reading button below if you're on the home page.

USA Today Coaches Poll
Rank Team 2011-12 record Pts Last year's final ranking
1 Baylor (31) 40-0 775 1
2 Connecticut 33-5 736 4
3 Duke 27-6 674 6
4 Stanford 35-2 669 3
5 Maryland 31-5 656 5
6 Notre Dame 35-4 617 2
7 Kentucky 28-7 599 8
8 Penn State 26-7 521 9
9 Louisville 23-10 460 16
10 Delaware 31-2 411 14
11 Georgia 22-9 409 20
12 Texas A&M 24-11 361 12
13 St. John's 24-10 315 15
14 Oklahoma 21-13 308 NR
15 California 25-10 294 NR
16 Tennessee 27-9 284 7
17 Vanderbilt 23-10 241 NR
18 Purdue 25-9 240 18
19 Nebraska 24-9 203 NR
20 Georgia Tech 26-9 198 10
21 Ohio State 25-7 185 22
22 West Virginia 24-10 182 NR
23 Miami (Fla.) 26-6 95 11
24 Oklahoma State 22-12 94 NR
25 Kansas 21-13 89 25
25 Wisconsin-Green Bay 31-2 89 13
Dropped from rankings:
Georgetown 17, Gonzaga 19, South Carolina 21, St. Bonaventure 23, DePaul 24
Others receiving votes:
DePaul 68, South Carolina 49, Gonzaga 43, Georgetown 38, Iowa State 33, Rutgers 33, Middle Tennessee 28, Texas 20, UCLA 11, LSU 11, Virginia 7, Michigan 7, St. Bonaventure 6, Iowa 4, Arkansas 4, San Diego State 3, Syracuse 2, Brigham Young 2, Marist 1

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