Hawkeyes Ranked in Latest USA Today Sports Poll

Jan. 29, 2013

IOWA CITY, Iowa — The University of Iowa women’s basketball team is now ranked in both major polls after entering the latest USA Today Sports Coaches’ Top 25 on Tuesday. The Hawkeyes are ranked No. 25 in this week’s poll.

Iowa is ranked in the USA Today Sports Coaches’ poll for the first time since Jan. 31, 2011. The Hawkeyes spent 13 weeks in the poll during the 2010-11 season and were ranked as high as No. 13.

The nationally ranked Hawkeyes return to action Thursday, taking on Illinois in Champaign. Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. in Assembly Hall.