ASA/USA Softball

ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25

2006 Season – Preseason– January 24, 2006

Rank
Team  Record  Points
1.  Michigan (16)  65-7 494
2.  UCLA (3) 40-20 468
3.  Tennessee 67-15 437
4.  Texas (1) 49-13 436
5.  Arizona 45-12 421
6.  Texas A&M 47-10 391
7.  Cal 52-15 381
8.  Alabama 63-15 357
9.  Stanford 43-16 352
10.  Baylor 51-14 292
11.  Georgia 55-15 273
12.  Oregon State 43-16 259
13.  Oklahoma 50-17 255
14.  Washington 35-22 206
15.  Northwestern 42-18 195
15.  DePaul 45-21 173
17.  Fresno State 43-12 145
18.  Missouri 44-15 126
19.  Iowa 50-14 125
20.  Auburn 50-18 112
21.  Louisiana-Lafayette 51-10 106
22.  Nebraska 36-23 92
23.  Florida 41-23 68
24.  Georgia Tech 51-14 57
25.  BYU 45-14 56

Parenthesis denotes first place votes.

Others Receiving Votes: Cal State Fullerton (40), LSU (38), Florida State (22), Southern Illinois (16), Oregon (13), Notre Dame (12), Virginia Tech (11), UNLV (11), Arizona State (10), Bethune Cookman (9), Long Beach State (8), Pacific (7), Oklahoma State (5), South Florida (5), North Carolina State (5), Kansas (3), Louisville (3), Hofstra (2), Wichita State (2) and North Carolina (1).