The top 25 teams in the USA Today women's college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Dec. 8, points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and previous ranking:

RecordPtsPvs
1. South Carolina (24)8-07922
2. UConn (6)6-17693
3. Texas (2)7-07254
4. Notre Dame8-16911
5. Texas A&M9-06805
6. North Carolina8-06466
7. Stanford5-25849
8. Kentucky8-155613
9. Baylor6-153011
10. Louisville8-15047
11. Maryland7-247010
12. Duke5-34288
13. Tennessee6-241814
14. Oregon State7-033318
15. Nebraska7-130915
16. Oklahoma State6-126917
17. California7-126312
18. Georgia10-025623
19. Rutgers7-123420
20. West Virginia6-118921
21. Michigan State5-215816
22. Mississippi State8-014025
22. Syracuse6-114022
24. Iowa7-210519
25. DePaul6-26424

Others receiving votes: St. John's 38, James Madison 26, Northwestern 14, Florida State 11, Oklahoma 11, Green Bay 8, Michigan 7, South Florida 7, Western Kentucky 7, Seton Hall 6, Washington 4, George Washington 3, Dayton 2, Arizona State 1, Tulane 1, Washington State 1.