UConn remains No. 1 in The Associated Press poll for a fourth straight week.
The Huskies ran through to the final of the American Athletic Conference tournament, winning its two games by an average of 55.5 points, and will face South Florida on Monday night.
Notre Dame, South Carolina and Maryland follow UConn in the poll after winning their conference tournaments this past weekend. Fifth-ranked Baylor faces Texas for the Big 12 conference championship Monday night.
Tennessee, Florida State, Louisville, Arizona State and Oregon State round out the first 10 teams. Princeton, the last unbeaten team in women’s Division basketball, is 13th.
Ohio State enters at No. 23 after reaching the final of the Big Ten tournament. The Buckeyes last were in the poll in 2012. California also re-enters at No. 25. Rutgers and Syracuse fall out.
The final poll of the season will be released next Monday.
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