UofL women hold on to #1 ranking

UofL women hold on to #1 ranking
UofL guard Dana Evans (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - The UofL women remain #1` in the nation. They held on to the top after moving into it for the first time in school history last week.

The Cards are 14-0, after a 67-54 win over #23 Syracuse on Thursday and a 65-63 win at Wake Forest on Sunday.

UofL hosts Miami on Tuesday at 4 p.m. and North Carolina on Thursday at 8 p.m. before a match up with #2 NC State on Monday night at 7 p.m.

Cards guard Dana Evans was named ACC Player of the Week after averaging 23 points a game in their two wins.

Here is the Top 25 with first place vote in parentheses:

Record Pts Prv

1. Louisville (22) 14-0 739 1

2. NC State (5) 11-0 710 2

3. UConn (1) 10-0 692 3

4. South Carolina (2) 12-1 679 4

5. UCLA 9-2 618 6

6. Stanford 12-2 572 5

7. Maryland 11-1 565 7

8. Texas A&M 14-1 550 8

9. Baylor 10-2 522 9

10. Arizona 11-2 494 10

11. Oregon 11-3 420 13

12. Michigan 10-1 382 11

13. South Florida 10-1 353 14

14. Ohio St. 8-1 346 17

15. Kentucky 11-4 320 12

16. Indiana 9-3 308 16

17. DePaul 9-3 238 18

18. Gonzaga 13-2 186 20

19. Arkansas 11-5 182 15

20. Tennessee 10-3 180 25

21. Mississippi St. 8-4 156 19

22. Georgia 12-2 122 22

23. Northwestern 8-3 93 21

24. West Virginia 11-2 72 -

25. South Dakota St. 13-2 66 -

Others receiving votes: Texas 52, Missouri St. 49, Iowa St. 29, Syracuse 27, Alabama 10, Rice 7, Milwaukee 4, Georgia Tech 3, South Dakota 2, TCU 2.

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