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Final Regular Season AP Women's Top 25 Poll

Taken before start of NCAA tournament.

The sportswriters & broadcasters poll: first place votes in parentheses; records through Sunday, February 28, 1999; total points (based on 25 for 1st, 24 for 2nd, etc.); record in NCAA tourney and team lost to; head coach (career years and record including 1999 postseason), and preseason ranking. Teams in bold type went on to reach the NCAA Final Four.

  Feb. 28
Record
Points NCAA Recap Head Coach Preseason
Rank
1Purdue (37)27-110206-0Carolyn Peck (2 yrs: 57-11)5
2 Tennessee (2)28-29833-1 (Duke)Pat Summitt (25 yrs: 695-146)1
3Louisiana Tech (1)24-29454-1 (Purdue)Leon Barmore (17 yrs: 489-74)2
4Colorado St. (1)29-18992-1 (UCLA)Tom Collen (2 yrs: 57-9)NR
5 Old Dominion 23-38462-1 (Duke)Wendy Larry (15 yrs: 329-126)15
6Connecticut25-48192-1 (Iowa St.)Geno Auriemma (14 yrs: 357-94)3
7Rutgers26-47593-1 (Purdue)Vivian Stringer (27 yrs: 595-183)12
8Notre Dame24-37201-1 (LSU)Muffet McGraw (17 yrs: 349-151)17
9 Texas Tech25-36662-1 (Rutgers)Marsha Sharp (17 yrs: 406-129)14
10Duke24-66235-1 (Purdue)Gail Goestenkors (7 yrs: 148-68)4
11North Carolina26-65692-1 (Purdue)Sylvia Hatchell (24 yrs: 541-213)10
12Virginia Tech26-25642-1 (Tennessee)Bonnie Henrickson (2 yrs: 50-13)NR
13Clemson23-55452-1 (Georgia)Jim Davis (13 yrs: 278-124)NR
14Georgia23-64904-1 (Duke)Andy Landers (20 yrs: 486-148)7
15Oregon23-44381-1 (Iowa St.)Jody Runge (6 yrs: 120-53)NR
16UCLA21-74243-1 (La. Tech)Kathy Olivier (6 yrs: 97-74)6
17Santa Barbara23-33200-1 (SW Mo. St.)Mark French (20 yrs: 334-225)24
18Penn St.21-73051-1 (La. Tech)Rene Portland (23 yrs: 523-180NR
19Virginia20-82570-1 (Penn St.)Debbie Ryan (22 yrs: 501-174)8
20LSU20-72502-1 (La. Tech)Sue Gunter (29 yrs: 588-266)NR
21Iowa St.20-62193-1 (Georgia)Bill Fennelly (11 yrs: 250-91)22t
22Alabama19-101491-1 (UNC)Rick Moody (10 yrs: 219-92)9
23Florida International21-51020-1 (Xavier)Cindy Russo (22 yrs: 463-172)NR
24Tulane23-5680-1 (St. Joe's)Lisa Stockton (8 yrs: 185-65)NR
25Kansas21-8671-1 (Purdue)Marian Washington (26 yrs: 503-276)11
Others receiving votes: 26. Auburn (19-8) 63 pts; 27. SW Missouri St. (23-5) 50; 28. Cincinnati (20-9) 26; 29. Kentucky (20-10) 24; 30. Illinois (18-10) 22; 31. Toledo (24-5) 21; 32. Xavier (23-7) 12; 33. St. Mary's-CA (26-6) 11; 34. Arizona (16-9) 10; 35. Western Ky. (20-6) 9; 36. Boston College (21-7) and Marquette (21-8) 8; 38. St. Joseph's-PA (21-7) 4; 39. Kansas St. (14-12) and Stanford (16-11) 3; 41. New Mexico (21-5) 2; 42. Georgetown (18-10) and Utah (21-5) 1.

NCAA Women's Division I Tournament Seeds

 WEST MIDWEST MIDEAST EAST
1La. Tech (26-2)1Purdue (28-1)1Connecticut (27-4)1Tennessee (28-2)
2Colorado St. (31-2)2Clemson (24-5)2Texas Tech (28-3)2Old Dominion (26-3)
3UCLA (23-7)3Rutgers (26-5)3Georgia (23-6)3Duke (24-6)
4LSU (20-7)4North Carolina (26-7)4Iowa St. (22-7)4Va. Tech (26-2)
5Notre Dame (25-4)5Alabama (19-10)5Oregon (24-5)5Auburn (19-8)
6Kentuky (20-10)6Arizona (17-10)6Toledo (25-5)6Tulane (24-5)
7SW Missouri St. (24-6)7Mississippi St. (17-10)7Illinois (18-11)7Stanford (18-11)
8Penn St. (21-7)8Marquette (21-7)8Xavier (23-8)8Boston College (21-7)
9Virginia (20-8)9Kansas (22-9)9Florida Int'l. (23-6)9Ohio St. (17-11)
10UC-Santa Barbara (26-3)10N.C. State (16-11)10Louisville (21-10)10Maine (23-6)
11Nebraska (21-11)11Florida (19-13)11SMU (19-10)11St. Joseph's (23-7)
12St. Mary's-CA (26-6)12Grambling (25-4)12Cincinnati (22-8)12Texas (16-11)
13Evansville (19-10)13Northeastern (22-7)13Santa Clara (22-6)13St. Peter's (25-5)
14WI-Green Bay (19-9)14Dartmouth (19-8)14Liberty (21-7)14Holy Cross (21-7)
15CS-Northridge (21-7)15S.F. Austin (17-11)15Fla. A&M (18-11)15Tennessee Tech (21-8)
16Cent. Florida (20-9)16Oral Roberts (17-12)16St. Francis (18-11)16Appalachian St. (14-14)

Women's College Hoops NCAA Division I Bracket 1999

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