UMW Women's Basketball Ranked 24th in D3Hoops.com National Preseason Poll

UMW Women's Basketball Ranked 24th in D3Hoops.com National Preseason Poll

The University of Mary Washington women's basketball team opens the season ranked 24th in the nation in the D3Hoops.com national preseason poll. The Eagles, coming off a 24-5 season in which they were ranked as high as seventh in the nation, will open the regular season on November 15 at home against Washington & Lee University at 6:00 p.m.

# School (1st votes) Rec Pts Prev.
1 Tufts (8) 30-3 600 2
2 Christopher Newport (6) 29-3 591 4
3 Amherst (10) 33-0 576 1
4 St. Thomas 31-1 508 3
5 Thomas More (1) 28-1 501 11
6 Whitman 26-5 488 7
7 Ohio Northern 30-1 454 5
8 Wartburg 25-3 421 16
9 Trine 25-3 363 17
10 Washington U. 26-3 352 6
11 UW-Oshkosh 26-4 290 9
12 Trinity (Texas) 28-2 285 8
13 Hope 24-5 282 10
14 Marymount 24-6 261 20
15 DePauw 27-3 238 15
16 Gustavus Adolphus 25-3 219 22
17 Puget Sound 26-3 199 12
18 Mass-Dartmouth 25-6 180 21
19 Scranton 26-4 152 13
20 UW-Whitewater 22-6 141 --
21 Rochester 18-9 129 --
22 Chicago 19-8 120 23
23 Montclair State 26-3 82 19
24 Mary Washington 24-5 79 18
25 Illinois Wesleyan 18-10 76 --

Others receiving votes: Albright 70; Bethel 66; Bowdoin 58; SUNY Geneseo 54; FDU-Florham 44; George Fox 41; Muhlenberg 38; Moravian 36; Maryville 29; Messiah 29; Babson 18; Rose-Hulman 11; Texas-Tyler 10; Wheaton (Ill.) 9; Lynchburg 7; Marietta 7; St. Norbert 5; Baldwin Wallace 2; Calvin 2; Ithaca 2

The D3hoops.com Top 25 is voted on by a panel of 25 coaches, Sports Information Directors and media members from across the country, and is published weekly.