The Bowdoin College women's basketball team will spend another week as the nation's #1 team in NCAA Division III.

The Polar Bears are 5-0 with three games scheduled for this week, including a matchup at UMaine Farmington tonight.

Coach Adrienne Shibles and her Bears began the season as the #2 ranked and moved into the top spot last week.

UMF coach Jamie Beaudoin and his Beavers team are 1-5 and coming off their first win of the season over UMaine Presque Isle over the weekend.

NOTE: The St. Joseph's Monks stay as the #12 ranked team nationally with a 6-0 record.

# School (No. 1 votes) Rec Pts Prev.
1 Bowdoin (17) 5-0 609 1
2 Hope (2) 5-0 580 2
3 St. Thomas (3) 5-0 574 3
4 Thomas More (1) 7-0 549 4
5 Chicago (2) 6-0 524 5
6 Tufts 6-0 505 6
7 Amherst 5-1 477 7
8 Scranton 6-0 467 8
9 George Fox 5-1 405 10
10 Messiah 7-1 338 14
11 Trine 6-1 311 13
12 St. Joseph's (Maine) 6-0 308 12
13 Illinois Wesleyan 5-2 264 16
14 East Texas Baptist 7-1 243 9
15 Mary Hardin-Baylor 7-0 221 25
16 Christopher Newport 6-1 220 11
17 Wartburg 5-1 191 18
18 Emory and Henry 6-1 162 15
19 Gettysburg 6-1 148 20
20 SUNY Geneseo 8-0 141 23
21 Texas-Dallas 5-1 129 22
22 UW-Whitewater 4-2 128 17
23 DePauw 4-2 126 21
24 Baldwin Wallace 6-0 125 24
25 UW-Oshkosh 5-0 55 --

Others receiving votes: Rochester Tech 51; Austin 48; Marymount 24; Randolph-Macon 24; Mount Union 21; Oglethorpe 21; Washington U. 18; Wheaton (Ill.) 16; Montclair State 14; ithaca 12; Chapman 11; Millsaps 11; Trinity (Conn.) 11; Hardin-Simmons 9; Middlebury 8; Trinity (Texas) 8; Muhlenberg 6; Whitman 6; DeSales 2; Emory 1; Mass-Dartmouth 1; Misericordia 1; UW-La Crosse 1