Womhoops Guru

Mel Greenberg covered college and professional women’s basketball for the Philadelphia Inquirer, where he worked for 40 plus years. Greenberg pioneered national coverage of the game, including the original Top 25 women's college poll. His knowledge has earned him nicknames such as "The Guru" and "The Godfather," as well as induction into the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame in 2007.

Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Guru's AP WBB Poll Week 700 Celebration: All-Time No. 1s

By Mel Greenberg

Here's a list of every team that reached first and the number of times. The total is actually 701 because Louisiana Tech and Tennessee tied for first in a pre-season poll one year.

Connecticut 193
Tennessee 112
Louisiana Tech 83
Texas 47
Baylor 39
Duke 34
Old Dominion 34
Virginia 24
Southern Cal 16
LSU 15
Stanford 15
Maryland 14
South Carolina 13
Auburn 11
Wayland Baptist 9
Iowa 8
Penn St. 6
Vanderbilt 6
Delta St. 5
Georgia 5
North Caro. 5
Notre Dame 5
Purdue 4


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