DePauw ranked fifth in first coaches' regular season poll
December 7, 2004
December 7, 2004, Greencastle, Ind. - The Tigers women's basketball team is ranked fifth in the latest USA Today/ESPN/WBCA Division III Top 25 Coaches' Poll released today.
The 5-1 Tigers, ranked seventh in the preseason coaches' poll, picked up wins over North Central, Manchester and Millikin last week.
DePauw opens Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference play on Thursday, December 9, when it hosts Rose-Hulman at 6 p.m. As with all DePauw basketball games, Thursday's contest will air live on WGRE (91.5 FM) and on the Internet. Live, in-game statistics will be available here.
USA TODAY/ESPN/WBCA DIVISION III TOP 25 COACHES' POLL
USA TODAY/ESPN/WBCA Top 25 women's basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, total points based on 25 points for first place through one point for 25th.
Dropped out: No. 11 Marymount (Va.), No. 18 Buena Vista, No. 20 Carleton College, No. 21 Thomas More
Others Receiving Votes: Buena Vista University 28; Albion College 25; Randolph-Macon College - 17; Millikin University - 12; Brandeis University - 9; Eastern Mennonite University - 8; Williams College - 8; Carleton College - 7; Thomas More College - 6; King's College - 2; Union College - 2; Alvernia College - 1; Moravian College - 1