ASA/USA Softball

ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25

Preseason Poll - January 29, 2008


Rank
Team  2007 Record  Points Final 2007 Ranking
1.  Arizona (14) 50-14-1 487 1
2.  Arizona State (3) 54-17 468 7
3.  Texas A&M (2) 46-14  465 8
4. Alabama 55-10 425
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5.  Oklahoma 55-8 410 9
6. Northwestern 52-13 346 4
7. LSU 55-12 325 10
8. DePaul 47-13 324 6
9. Baylor 51-16 319 5
10. UCLA (1) 37-18 304 18
11. Tennessee 63-8 285 2
12. Michigan 47-13 278 12
13. Florida 50-22 270 15
14. Washington 42-19 256 3
15. Virginia Tech 49-16 239 14
16. Hawaii 50-13 233 13
17. Stanford
35-21-1 162 21
18. Georgia Tech 54-16 135 16
19. Oregon State
41-23 127 17
20. ULL 46-18 115 NR
21. Missouri 40-24 74 19
22. Ohio State 40-18 65 22
23. Oregon 44-19 63 23
T24. Cal St. Fullerton 38-23 62 20
T24. Texas 35-20 62 NR

Parenthesis denotes first place votes.

Others receiving votes: Massachusetts (21); South Carolina (18); California (17); Houston (16); Florida State (14); Fresno State (13); Creighton (13); Nebraska (13); Georgia (13); North Carolina (12); Louisville (7); Southern Illinois (6); Long Beach State (6); Loyola Marymount (6); BYU (6); South Florida (5); Illinois State (5); Mississippi State (4); NC State (2); UNLV (2); Cal Poly – San Luis Obispo (2).