EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — The predicted order of finish for the 2017-18 season for Ohio Valley Conference women's basketball as predicted by coaches and sports information directors and released Tuesday. Eleven points awarded for first, 10 for second, etcetera, and coaches and sports information directors could not vote for their own teams (with first-place votes in parentheses):

1. Belmont (22) 242

2. SIUE 199

3. UT Martin (2) 198

4. Morehead St. 192

5. Tennessee Tech 133

6. Austin Peay 120

7. Jacksonville St. 111

t8. Murray St. 101

t8. SE Missouri 101

10. E. Kentucky 83

11. E. Illinois 64

12. Tennessee St. 38