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GW Women's Basketball Ranked No. 14 in Final Coaches' Poll

GW capped the 2007-08 season with a No. 14 ranking in the final ESPN/<i>USA Today</i> Coaches' Top 25 Poll released Wednesday.  The Colonials reached the Sweet 16 for the second year-in-a-row.
 
GW capped the 2007-08 season with a No. 14 ranking in the final ESPN/USA Today Coaches' Top 25 Poll released Wednesday. The Colonials reached the Sweet 16 for the second year-in-a-row.
 

April 9, 2008

WASHINGTON, DC - The George Washington women's basketball team improved two spots to No. 14 in the final ESPN/USA Today Coaches' Top 25 Poll released Wednesday. The Colonials finish in the Top 15 of the coaches' poll for the second straight year after ending the 2006-07 season at No. 11.

GW made its second consecutive appearance in the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 this March and finished with a 27-7 overall record in 2007-08, one victory shy of the program record. The No. 14 final ranking is the third highest in school history behind the No. 10 ranking from 1996-97 and last year's No. 11 final ranking. It marks the third straight season the Colonials have finished the season in the coaches' Top 25.

2007-08 Final ESPN/USA Today Coaches' Top 25 Poll
1. Tennessee (31) (36-2)
2. Stanford (35-4)
3. Connecticut (36-2)
4. LSU (31-6)
5. North Carolina (33-3)
6. Rutgers (27-7)
7. Maryland (33-4)
8. Texas A&M (29-8)
9. Duke (25-10)
10. Old Dominion (31-5)
11. Oklahoma State (27-8)
12. Louisville (26-10)
13. Notre Dame (25-9)
14. George Washington (27-7)
15. Vanderbilt (25-9)
16. Pittsburgh (24-11)
17. Baylor (25-7)
18. California (27-7)
19. Oklahoma (22-9)
20. West Virginia (25-8)
21. Kansas State (22-10)
22. Virginia (24-10)
23. Marist (32-3)
24. Georgia (23-10)
25. UTEP (28-4)

 

 

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