LSU Women’s Basketball scores highest AP Top 25 poll ranking since 2006

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LSU Lady Tigers(Josh Auzenne | WAFB)
Published: Jan. 16, 2023 at 1:44 PM CST
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - LSU Women’s Basketball moved up to the No. 3 spot in the AP Top 25 poll released on Monday, Jan. 16.

The No. 3 ranking is the highest for the team since Feb. 27, 2006.

The Tigers have also gotten off to a historic 18-0 start, the best in program history.

LSU, South Carolina, and Ohio State are the only teams that remain unbeaten.

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Meanwhile, Baylor’s 19-year run in the poll has ended. The team had been ranked for 365 consecutive polls before falling out of the rankings Monday after two recent losses.

Below is a full list of the AP Top 25 poll rankings released on Monday, Jan. 16:

1. South Carolina

2. Ohio State

3. LSU

4. Stanford

5. UConn

6. Indiana

7. Notre Dame

8. Utah


10. Iowa

11. Maryland

12. Virginia Tech

13. Duke

14. Michigan

15. Oklahoma

16. Gonzaga

17. North Carolina

18. Iowa State

19. Arizona

20. North Carolina State

21. Illinois

22. Villanova

23. Oregon

24. Colorado

25. Texas

LSU Women’s Basketball is set to host Arkansas on Thursday, Jan. 19, before traveling to face off against Alabama on Monday, Jan. 23.

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