Whalen’s Gophers move up to No. 14 in AP Top 25 poll

The Minnesota Gophers women’s basketball team has yet to lose a game under new head coach Lindsay Whalen.

Minnesota improved to 7-0 after wins over No. 12 Syracuse and Air Force last week. The Gophers moved up six spots in the AP Top 25 poll released Monday, from No. 20 to No. 14.

Whalen’s squad hosts Incarnate Word at Williams Arena on Friday before visiting Boston College on Sunday.

 

AP TOP 25 POLL — WEEK 5 (Dec. 3)

RANK TEAM LAST WEEK
1 Connecticut 2
2 Notre Dame 1
3 Oregon 3
4 Baylor 4
5 Louisville 5
6 Mississippi State 6
7 Maryland 7
8 Oregon State 9
9 Tennessee 11
10 North Carolina State 13
11 Stanford 8
12 Texas 10
13 California 15
14 Minnesota 20
15 Syracuse 12
16 Iowa 14
17 Arizona State 19
18 Marquette 22
19 Kentucky 25
20 DePaul 16
21 Drake 24
22 South Carolina 18
23 Missouri N/A
24 Gonzaga N/A
25 Miami (FL) 21