Lobo Women's Basketball Cracks Associated Press Top 25
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  12/29/2008
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics

Dec. 29, 2008

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. --- The New Mexico women's basketball team is ranked 25th this week in the Associated Press poll released today. The Lobos are 11-1 on the season and off to their best start in school history. UNM cracks the AP national poll for the first time since Jan. 1, 2007. The Lobos are currently the only Mountain West Conference school in the national polls this week.

The Lobos face No. 3 Texas A&M (10-0) Tuesday in College Station, Texas at 7 p.m. CST.

Associated Press Top 25 (Dec. 29)

1. Connecticut (45)

2. North Carolina

3. Texas A&M

4. Texas

5. Oklahoma

6. Duke

7. Baylor

8. Tennessee

9. Auburn

10. Louisville

11. Stanford

12. Notre Dame

13. California

14. Maryland

15. Rutgers

16. Virginia

17. Ohio State

18. Florida

19. Pittsburgh

20. Vanderbilt

21. Oklahoma State

22. Kansas State

23. Georgia Tech

24. South Dakota State

25. New Mexico

OTHERS RECEIVING VOTES: TCU, Marist, DePaul, Purdue, Oregon State, Wisconsin, South Florida, Wake Forest, Mississippi State, Nebraska, UCLA, St. John's, Arizona State.