Women’s Basketball Tabbed 21st in D3Hoops.com Preseason Poll
Arlington, Va. – Marymount University’s women’s basketball team was selected 21st in the D3Hoops.com women’s basketball preseason top-25 poll. The Saints won the Capital Athletic Conference regular season and tournament titles a year ago, a league record 12th championship in program history, and made their 17th overall appearance in the NCAA Tournament.
Three games against a pair of teams in the preseason top-25 highlight Marymount’s schedule. The Saints host Montclair State, sixth in the rankings, on December 15th and play a home-and-home series against CAC newcomer and third-ranked Christopher Newport on January 18th and February 22nd.
Marymount opens the 2013-14 season at home as it hosts the Pablo Coto Tip-Off Tournament from November 15-16th. The Saints battle Haverford in the opener before facing either Lynchburg or TCNJ in the final game of the event.
The D3hoops.com Top 25 is voted on by a panel of 25 coaches, Sports Information Directors and media members from across the country, and is published weekly.