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ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25

Preseason Poll - January 30, 2007


Rank
Team  2006 Record  Points Previous Ranking
1.  Arizona (13) 54-11 483 1
2.  Tennessee (5) 61-12 476 4
3.  UCLA (2) 50-9  460 3
4. Northwestern 50-15 448
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5.  Arizona State 53-15 414 6
6. Oregon State 43-16 390 8
7. LSU 55-14 356 10
8. Alabama 54-11 343 7
9. Stanford 42-18 320 11
10. Cal 45-14 309 9
11. Washington 32-23 261 14
12. Georgia 54-15 255 13
13. Michigan 44-15 250 12
14. Texas A&M 34-19 239 18
15. Nebraska 44-12 217 15
16. Oklahoma 40-21-1 183 17
17. ULL
50-12 151 16
T18. Baylor 38-22 146 21
T18. Texas
55-9 146 5
20. Fresno State 37-19 120 23
21. Louisville 45-11 113 T19
22. NC State 50-21 84 24
23. South Florida 50-25 69 25
24. UMass 41-16 24 RV
25. Florida State 44-30 49 T19

Parenthesis denotes first place votes.

Others receiving votes: Auburn (44), Kansas (39), Florida (25), Fullerton (12), Virginia Tech (10), Georgia Tech (8), San Diego State (6), Notre Dame (5), Iowa (4), Oregon (2), Illinois State (2), Southern Illinois (2), North Carolina (2) and Long Beach State (1).