Tigers remain fifth in both national hoops polls
February 7, 2006February 7, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw women's basketball team, winners of 20 straight games, is ranked fifth in both the D3hoops.com Top 25 Poll and the USA Today/ESPN Division III Coaches' Poll. The Tigers picked up one first place vote in the coaches' poll.
The Tigers' 21 wins is the most in Division III this season and their .955 winning percentage ranks second. DePauw's 20-game win streak equals the school and SCAC record set by DePauw in 2001-02 and conference record also established by Hendrix in 1996-97. The win streak matches that of Mary Washington's as the longest current streak in the nation.
DePauw returns to action on Friday, February 10, when it travels to Centre for a 6 p.m. contest The game can be heard live on WGRE.Back