WBB Ranked No. 16/15 Nationally

WBB Ranked No. 16/15 Nationally

CORAL GABLES, Fla. – The University of Miami women’s basketball team is in the top 16 of both major polls for the third week in a row.

Miami (24-7, 12-4 ACC) checks in at No. 16 in the Associated Press Poll, announced Monday, and No. 15 in the USA TODAY Coaches Poll, released Tuesday.

The Hurricanes went 1-1 last week, first registering a 69-56 victory Thursday over Georgia Tech at the Watsco Center. Miami followed that with a 70-68 setback in the regular season finale at then-No. 10 NC State.

Miami earned 289 points in the AP Poll this week and dropped just one spot on the list. The full poll is available HERE.

Meanwhile, the Hurricanes held steady at No. 15 in the Coaches Poll and garnered 326 points in the balloting. The complete list can be found HERE.

Additionally, Monday night, the Hurricanes were listed as the No. 13 overall team in the NCAA Selection Committee’s latest top-16 reveal.

The ACC yet again features six top-25 teams, as Miami is joined by third-ranked Louisville, fourth-ranked Notre Dame, No. 9/11 NC State, No. 16/18 Syracuse and No. 22/21 Florida State.

Miami resumes play Friday at 11 a.m. in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals in Greensboro, N.C., against a to-be-determined opponent.

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