Tigers Continue Climb; Ranked in Top Ten in Both National Hoops Polls
January 20, 2011
January 20, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — The 14-2 DePauw women's basketball team, winners of nine straight games, moved up in both national polls after weekend Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference home victories over Millsaps and Hendrix.
The Tigers moved up one spot to ninth with 134 points in the USA Today/ESPN Coaches' Poll and also up one to 10th in the D3hoops.com rankings with 402 points. DePauw has received votes in 174 of the 178 D3hoops.com polls and ranked in the top 25 135 times.
DePauw returns to action on Friday, January 21, when it travels to San Antonio, Texas, to face Trinity in a Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference contest. The Tigers are 7-0 in conference play and take a 21-game conference win streak into the game.