USA Softball

ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25

Week March 20 – March 26, 2006


Rank
Team  2006 Record  Points Previous Ranking
1.  Arizona (15) 29-3 495  T2 
2.  Texas (3) 35-3 470 4
3.  UCLA (2) 28-2 447  1
4. Alabama 29-4 427 7
5.  Stanford 26-4 418 5
6. Tennessee 27-4 399  T2
7.  Oregon State 25-2 385 8
8. Cal 29-3 374 6
9. Arizona State 34-3 356 9
10. Georgia 28-8 288 11
11.   Louisiana-Lafayette 23-6 288 10
12. LSU 31-5 267 14
13. Michigan 17-9 266 12
14.   Washington 25-8 262 13
15. Northwestern 18-8 212 16
16. Texas A&M   23-9 210 15
17. Auburn 22-8 172 18
18. Oklahoma 23-10-1 156 17
19. Nebraska 20-6 144 20
20. Baylor 19-13 123 19
21. Louisville 19-4 64 21
22. Mississippi State 27-8  64 24
23. DePaul 11-7 48 22
24.  Fresno State 20-13 43 23
25. Southern Illinois 10-4 33 25

Parenthesis denotes first place votes.

Others receiving votes: Georgia Tech (25), Virginia Tech (21), North Carolina (14), Cal State Fullerton (4), BYU (3), Colorado State (1), Oregon (1).