NEW YORK (AP) — South Carolina is No. 1 in the final Associated Press women's basketball poll of the season for the first time in school history. The Gamecocks received 26 first-place votes and No. 2 Oregon got the other four. Baylor, Maryland and UConn round out the top five.  The AP has always released its final poll of the season before the start of the NCAA Tournament, which has been canceled because of the virus pandemic.  Louisville, Stanford, N.C. State, Mississippi State and UCLA round out the top 10.

RecordPtsPrv
1. South Carolina (26)32-17461
2. Oregon (4)31-27242
3. Baylor28-26763
4. Maryland28-46544
5. UConn29-36425
6. Louisville28-45886
7. Stanford27-65607
8. NC State28-45438
9. Mississippi St.27-65059
10. UCLA26-550110
11. Northwestern26-439412
12. Arizona24-738513
13. Gonzaga28-335911
14. Oregon St.23-932114
15. DePaul28-529815
16. Kentucky22-828316
17. South Dakota30-225917
18. Texas A&M22-824619
19. Florida St.24-823918
20. Indiana24-819420
21. Iowa23-717421
22. Princeton26-116322
23. Missouri St.26-412123
24. Arkansas24-89724
25. Arizona St.20-113125

Others receiving votes: TCU 11, Ohio St. 10, Boston College 6, Marquette 5, Rutgers 4, Florida Gulf Coast 3, Texas 2, Boise St. 2, Iowa St. 2, Duke 1, Cent Michigan 1.