Walker's Pace: Women No. 2 in Latest Poll
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
The Women of Oregon dipped to No. 2 in the first regular season USTFCCCA poll, which was announced Tuesday.
Washington and Oregon changed places, with the Huskies moving to the top with 347 points and four first-place votes, and the Ducks next with 345 points and five first-place votes. Ironically, the Ducks are ranked No 1 in the West Region, with UW second.
Florida State was third with 338 points, followed by Georgetown (334) and Iowa State (303).
Five of the top 16 teams were from the Pac-12 with No. 8 Stanford, No. 12 Arizona and No. 16 Colorado and joining the Ducks and Huskies.
On the men's side, Oregon remained at No. 22.
The Ducks were one of five Pac-12 teams ranked, including No. 5 Colorado, No. 9 Stanford, No. 26 Washington State and No. 29 UCLA.
Defending champion Wisconsin remained at No. 1, followed by Oklahoma State, Brigham Young and Oklahoma.
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