SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University women’s basketball team moved up one spot in the Associated Press Top 25, moving up to 24th in Monday’s poll. The Bulldogs gained 13 votes for a total of 89 after closing out non-conference play at 10-2 with wins over UC Riverside and Washington State University this week.
The University of Connecticut continues to be the unanimous top choice receiving all 36 first place votes for a total of 900. The Huskies are currently 12-0 on the year, with their wins coming by an average of 37.8 points per game.
One other West Coast Conference institution is ‘also receiving votes’. Saint Mary’s College, who is 10-1 on the year, earned 20 votes this week. Gonzaga opens league play at Saint Mary’s. The opening game of WCC is set for Saturday, Dec. 28 in Moraga, Calif., at 1 p.m.