Tennessee Wesleyan continues to inch its way up the rankings as the Lady Bulldogs are now No. 23 according to the fifth regular-season edition of the NAIA Division II Women's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll, the national office announced Tuesday.
Tennessee Wesleyan (12-3 overall, 9-2 Appalachian Athletic Conference) collected 97 total voting points, putting it eight back of No. 22 Roossevelt (Ill.).
Two other AAC squads also collected votes. Union (13-6 overall, 9-2 AAC) garnered 40 total voting points to come in three spots outside the top 25. Bryan (14-6 overall, 9-2 AAC) notched six voting points, placing it eight positions outside the top 25.
The sixth regular-season Top 25 poll will be announced Jan. 28.
To view the entire poll, please click here.