South Carolina still sits atop The Associated Press women's college basketball poll with Baylor in second place. The Gamecocks received 22 first-place votes from a 30-member media panel. The Lady Bears had six. UConn moved up to third after previous No. 3 Stanford lost to Oregon by 32 points. The Ducks moved up to No. 4. Louisville was fifth. Stanford fell to sixth. Oregon State, North Carolina State, Mississippi State and UCLA rounded out the top 10. Northwestern entered the poll at No. 22. It's the first ranking for the Wildcats since 2015-16.

RecordPtsPrv
1. South Carolina (22)17-17411
2. Baylor (6)15-17252
3. UConn16-16654
4. Oregon15-26586
5. Louisville (2)18-16415
6. Stanford16-25993
7. Oregon St.16-25458
8. NC State17-15309
9. Mississippi St.16-250410
10. UCLA16-14977
11. DePaul17-242514
12. Kentucky15-337811
13. Gonzaga18-136616
14. Florida St.15-335813
15. Texas A&M15-334512
16. Arizona St.15-429718
17. Indiana14-422115
18. Arizona15-321421
19. Iowa15-318622
20. Maryland13-418420
21. Arkansas15-315623
22. Northwestern16-2118-
23. Tennessee14-311624
24. South Dakota17-211025
25. West Virginia13-36317

Others receiving votes: Missouri St. 42, Rutgers 31, Princeton 28, LSU 5, Florida Gulf Coast 2.