For the eighth consecutive week, at least six Big Ten women's basketball squads are ranked or receiving votes in the latest national polls. Penn State leads the way for conference teams, checking in at No. 8 in both the Associated Press (AP) and USA Today Coaches Poll. Purdue follows, clocking in at No. 13 in the USA Today ranking and No. 15 in the AP Poll. In the AP poll, Michigan sits at No. 23, while Michigan State rounds out the ranking at No. 25 and Iowa and Nebraska are receiving votes. The Hawkeyes, Wolverines, Spartans and Huskers are also receiving votes in the USA Today poll.