WBB Week 3: LSU, Virginia Tech enter top ten

Another exciting week of women’s basketball action sees LSU and Virginia Tech enter the top ten, while Tennessee falls out of the rankings entirely. Rank Team Points Trend 1 11 South Carolina 275 – 2 Stanford 259 – 3 UConn 258 – 4 Notre Dame 227 +2 5 Ohio State 225 – 6 North Carolina 221 +4 7 Indiana 210 +1 8 Iowa State 195 … Continue reading WBB Week 3: LSU, Virginia Tech enter top ten

WBB Week 2: South Carolina stays No. 1 after overtime win over Stanford

An exciting week in women’s basketball was capped off Sunday afternoon by a thrilling overtime contest between South Carolina and Stanford, with the Gamecocks coming out on top and remaining No. 1 in this week’s poll. Stanford remains No. 2. Image via Faith Worrell/The Daily Gamecock Rank Team Points Trend 1 9 South Carolina 225 – 2 Stanford 213 – 3 UConn 210 +2 4 … Continue reading WBB Week 2: South Carolina stays No. 1 after overtime win over Stanford

WBB Week 1: Ohio State rises, Tennessee falls after Buckeyes’ upset win

A busy week is headlined by a big win for Ohio State over Tennessee. The Buckeyes move into the top ten, while the Vols fall to No. 11 in this week’s rankings. Rank Team Points Trend 1 8 South Carolina 224 – 2 1 Stanford 217 – 3 Texas 204 – 4 Iowa 172 +1 5 UConn 168 +1 6 Notre Dame 162 +1 7 … Continue reading WBB Week 1: Ohio State rises, Tennessee falls after Buckeyes’ upset win

2022-23 WBB Preseason: Reigning champions South Carolina stay No. 1

South Carolina is the top team in the first poll of the 2022-23 women’s basketball season. The Gamecocks started the season No. 1 last year as well en route to a national championship. In total, 39 teams received votes in the preseason rankings. Image via Faith Worrell/The Daily Gamecock Rank Team Points Trend 1 25 South Carolina 649 – 2 1 Stanford 614 – 3 … Continue reading 2022-23 WBB Preseason: Reigning champions South Carolina stay No. 1

WBB Week 18: South Carolina back to No. 1 after National Championship

South Carolina claimed its second National Championship Sunday night at Target Center in Minneapolis, defeating UConn 64-49. The Gamecocks have been the No. 1 team in the Student Media Poll for all but one week this season, returning to the top spot after the title victory. (Image via Faith Worrell/The Daily Gamecock) RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 South Carolina (9) 225 +1 2 UConn 216 … Continue reading WBB Week 18: South Carolina back to No. 1 after National Championship

WBB Week 17: Stanford takes top spot from South Carolina after upset

For the first time in Student Media Poll history, South Carolina is not the top team in the women’s basketball rankings. The Gamecocks fell to Kentucky in the SEC Championship on Sunday, with Stanford taking over at No. 1. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 Stanford (3) 194 +1 2 South Carolina (5) 193 -1 3 NC State 188 — 4 Louisville 166 — 5 Baylor … Continue reading WBB Week 17: Stanford takes top spot from South Carolina after upset

WBB Week 16: Top 10 stays put as regular season wraps up

Every team from the top 10 of last week’s women’s basketball Student Media Poll remains in the top 10 this week as the regular season comes to a close. Now, teams enter conference championship week with a chance to secure an NCAA Tournament bid. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 South Carolina (11) 275 — 2 Stanford 263 — 3 NC State 248 — 4 Louisville … Continue reading WBB Week 16: Top 10 stays put as regular season wraps up

WBB Week 15: UConn, LSU, Texas enter top 10

UConn is back in the top 10 of the WBB Student Media Poll, joined by LSU and Texas after a big week in the sport. The three new entrants replace Arizona, Indiana and Maryland. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 South Carolina (9) 225 — 2 Stanford 215 +1 3 NC State 207 +2 4 Louisville 196 — 5 Michigan 185 +2 6 Baylor 168 +2 … Continue reading WBB Week 15: UConn, LSU, Texas enter top 10

WBB Week 14: South Carolina’s No. 1 streak continues

Another WBB Student Media Poll, another week at No. 1 for South Carolina. The Gamecocks have been ranked No. 1 every week of the season. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 South Carolina (8) 200 — 2 Arizona 192 +4 3 Stanford 189 -1 4 Louisville 185 -1 5 NC State 177 -1 6 Indiana 149 +1 7 Michigan 142 -2 8 Baylor 138 +3 9 … Continue reading WBB Week 14: South Carolina’s No. 1 streak continues

WBB Week 13: NC State falls, Notre Dame rises after upset

Notre Dame pulled off one of the biggest wins of the season so far, defeating NC State 69-66 at Joyce Center in South Bend. The Irish lost at Florida State Sunday, but still are up two spots to No. 18, while the Wolfpack fall to No. 4. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 South Carolina (10) 250 — 2 Stanford 237 +1 3 Louisville 225 +1 … Continue reading WBB Week 13: NC State falls, Notre Dame rises after upset