USA Softball

ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25

Week March 6 – March 12, 2006


Rank
Team  Record  Points Previous Ranking
1.  Arizona (14) 23-1 494 1
2.  Tennessee (5) 21-0 481  T2
3.  UCLA (1) 24-1 456 
4. Texas 24-1 446 T2
5.  Stanford 22-4 402 5
6. Cal 19-2 395  6
7.  Alabama 21-3 395 7
8. Oregon State 21-1 371 8
9. Michigan 11-5 332 9
10. Arizona State 26-1 330 9
11.   Louisiana-Lafayette 19-0 292 12
12. Georgia 19-6 273 11
13.   LSU 24-3 256 13
14. Washington 19-6 228 15
15. Oklahoma 20-6-1 227 14
16. Northwestern  10-6 200 16
17. Baylor 18-7 150 18
18. Texas A&M 15-8 147 19
19. Auburn 19-4 142 20
20. Nebraska 16-4 141 18
21. Louisville 13-2 79 22
22. DePaul 9-5  70 21
23. Fresno State 16-9 55 25
24.  North Carolina 19-6 36 RV
25. Mississippi State 21-6 34 24

Parenthesis denotes first place votes.

Others receiving votes: Southern Illinois (21), BYU (15), Virginia Tech (14), Cal State Fullerton (8), Georgia Tech (6), North Carolina State (4), Iowa (3) and San Diego State (3).