< BACK

USA TODAY ESPN DIVISION III TOP 25 COACHES' POLL

Week 12 Poll: February 8, 2011

USA TODAY
ESPN Division III Top 25 women's basketball poll, with first-place votes to the right, total points based on 25 points for first place through one point for 25th.

Rank
Institution- First Place Votes
Previous Rank
Record
Total Points
1
Thomas More College (Ky.) -8
1
21-0
200
2
Hope College (Mich.)
3
20-1
187
3
Amherst College (Mass.)
4
21-1
186
4
Babson College (Mass.)
5
21-0
173
5
University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point
6
19-2
169
6
Washington University (Mo.)
7
17-3
155
7
University of Chicago (Ill.)
11
17-3
134
8
Kean University (N.J.)
2
19-3
130
9
Lebanon Valley College (Pa.)
10
20-1
129
10
Illinois Wesleyan University
T13
16-4
125
11
Denison University (Ohio)
9
21-0
124
12
Christopher Newport University (Va.)
12
19-2
120
13
Greensboro College (N.C.)
T13
21-0
107
14
DePauw University (Ind.)
15
18-3
101
15
University of Rochester (N.Y.)
17
16-4
78
16
Louisiana College
18
18-1
73
17
Saint Vincent College (Pa.)
21
19-2
51
18
Gallaudet University (DC)
19
19-0
47
19
Coe College (Iowa)
23
19-2
45
20
Mount Union College (Ohio)
22
18-3
38
21
Williams College (Mass.)
8
19-3
37
22
Calvin College (Mich.)
20
18-4
29
23
William Paterson University (N.J.)
24
19-3
26
24
College of St Benedict (Minn.)
25
17-3
24
25
Medaille College (N.Y.)
NR
19-2
21

Dropped Out:  University of Wisconsin - Whitewater.

Others receiving votes:  Mount St Mary College (N.Y.) 19; University of Wisconsin - Whitewater 18; George Fox University (Ore.) 8; Lewis & Clark College (Ore.) 7; Simpson College (Iowa) 6; University of Puget Sound (Wash.) 5; Bowdoin College (Maine) 4; Randolph-Macon College (Va.) 1; Western Connecticut State University 1.

The USA TODAY ESPN board of coaches is made up of nine head coaches at Division III institutions. All are members of the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA). The 2010-11 board: Nan Carney-DeBord - Non-voting Chair (Ohio Wesleyan University), Doreen Carden (Albion College), Nancy Fahey (Washington University-St. Louis), Julie Fulks (Lewis & Clark College), G.P. Gromacki (Amherst College), Karin Harvey (Montclair State University), Steven Kenner (Emory & Henry College), James Scheible (University of Rochester), and Mike Strong (University of Scranton).

*Please note that all voters for the DIII poll are required to vote each week between 10 p.m. Sunday and 1 p.m. Tuesday ET.

 

 

 

 

 

 

-WBCA.org "The Address for Women's Basketball"-