UConn Moves to No.1 in Women's Hoops

Huskies take over top spot with assist from Tennessee
By Max Brallier,  Newser User
Posted Dec 26, 2007 9:51 AM CST
Connecticut basketball player Ketia Swanier, right, hitches a ride with teammate Charde Houston during a light moment at college women's basketball Media Day festivities in Storrs, Conn., Wednesday, Oct....   (Associated Press)
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(Newser) – For the first time in nearly 4 years, the UConn Huskies (9-0) are No. 1 in the ESPN/USA Today women's basketball coaches' poll. Connecticut, which has spent the season ranked #2, moved to #1 after previous #1 Tennessee fell to Stanford.

The top 10 is now as follows:

  1. Connecticut
  2. Stanford
  3. Tennessee
  4. North Carolina
  5. Maryland
  6. Rutgers
  7. Georgia
  8. LSU
  9. Oklahoma
  10. Baylor