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Carroll College still leads Frontier Conference teams ranked in NAIA women's basketball top 25

Posted at 10:54 AM, Feb 12, 2020

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Carroll College climbed one spot in the latest NAIA women's basketball top 25 poll, which was released Wednesday, to still lead the Frontier Conference teams in the rankings. Montana Western, Lewis-Clark State and Rocky Mountain College are also ranked.

The Fighting Saints improved to 17-8 overall and 9-4 in the Frontier Conference with Monday's win over Rocky. Carroll climbed into a tie for 16th in this week's poll, just ahead of No. 19 Montana Western. Lewis-Clark State is ranked 21st, and Rocky is 24th.

Providence continues to receive votes in the poll, but the Argos are not ranked in the top 25. Montana State-Northern, which was ranked in the previous poll, fell out of the top 25.

Undefeated Oklahoma City maintained its hold on the No. 1 ranking, received all nine first-place votes. The Master's (Calif.), Campbellsville (Ky.), Westmont (Calif.) and Wayland Baptist (Texas) round out the top five.

2019-20 NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball Coaches’ Top 25 Poll

11Oklahoma City [9]22-0219
23The Master's (Calif.)24-1212
32Campbellsville (Ky.)24-2205
44Westmont (Calif.)19-3197
55Wayland Baptist (Texas)21-2190
66Vanguard (Calif.)18-3184
78Bethel (Tenn.)21-4174
89Central Methodist (Mo.)22-2168
97Shawnee State (Ohio)21-4167
1010Talladega (Ala.)20-4152
1111Lyon (Ark.)21-2151
1213Freed-Hardeman (Tenn.)18-5138
1214Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)21-4138
1416Our Lady of the Lake (Texas)20-5129
1515Columbia (Mo.)19-5113
1612Loyola (La.)15-5109
1617Carroll (Mont.)16-8109
1820William Penn (Iowa)18-590
1922Montana Western15-887
1919Clarke (Iowa)20-587
2121Lewis-Clark State (Idaho)16-686
22NRThomas More (Ky.)17-766
23NRCulver-Stockton (Mo.)18-753
2424Rocky Mountain (Mont.)16-750
25NRRust (Miss.)18-349

Receiving Votes: MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.) 46, Martin Methodist (Tenn.) 40, William Woods (Mo.) 28, Philander Smith (Ark.) 19, LSU Alexandria (La.) 14, LSU Shreveport (La.) 11, Providence (Mont.) 11, Grand View (Iowa) 7, William Jessup (Calif.) 5, Cumberlands (Ky.) 3