Iowa State only played one game during the past week, putting a beat-down on Prairie View A&M on Sunday, but moved down in the rankings this afternoon.
The Cyclones fall to No. 13 in a tie with Georgia with each school receiving 381 votes.
Bill Fennelly’s squad owns a win over No. 15 Iowa and suffered its only loss on the season to No. 21 LSU.
The Big 12 conference has seen momentum early on and has four schools receiving votes in the poll. Baylor is No. 10 after suffering an overtime loss to Michigan on Sunday. Texas is slated at No. 12.
Oklahoma was the second school outside of the top 25, receiving 45 votes in the poll.
Iowa State won’t play its next game until the start of the new year, opening up Big 12 play against West Virginia on January 2 at Hilton Coliseum (3:00 p.m. ESPNU).
The full poll can be seen below.
Full AP Women’s Basketball Top 25
December 20, 2021
1. South Carolina
5. NC State
13. Iowa State
17. Georgia Tech
18. South Florida
20. Notre Dame
23. Texas A&M
24. Ohio State
25. North Carolina
Others Receiving Votes: Colorado 52, Oklahoma 45, DePaul 43, Florida Gulf Coast 42, Nebraska 30