UConn, 6-3, had the longest active top 10 streak with 313 consecutive polls — a streak that went back to March 7, 2005. The team was ranked No. 11 in March of 2005 as well. Now No. 10 Baylor has the current title of most consecutive polls in the top 10 with 136 appearances in a row.
The lower ranking comes after UConn lost to the Louisville Cardinals, 69-64. The loss dropped the Huskies four spots from No. 7 to out of the top 10. None of this has been helped by Paige Bueckers’ absence. The UConn star is out for at least two months with a fractured left leg and a meniscus tear in that knee.
Here is a look at the current top 10: