PISCATAWAY, NJ – The Rutgers women’s basketball team was picked ninth in the Sports Illustrated 2004-2005 Preseason Poll.
Rutgers will return nine of 10 letterwinners from a 2003-2004 team that posted a 21-12 overall record and a 10-6 mark in the BIG EAST Conference, advancing to its sixth NCAA Championship in the last seven years and finishing as the runner-up at the 2004 BIG EAST Championship. In addition, the Scarlet Knights signed three student-athletes to national letters of intent during the early (November) period, a recruiting class ranked third by the All Star Girls Report.
Sports Illustrated 2004-2005 Preseason Women’s Basketball Poll
10. Ohio State