Texas A&M University Press Release
By: Brandon Collins
NEW YORK – Texas A&M women’s basketball received its highest ranking in the Associated Press Top-25 Poll in program history, coming in at No. 2 in the latest installment.
The Aggies are hot off winning their first ever regular season SEC championship, after defeating No. 5 South Carolina, 65-57, on Sunday. The team is a perfect 9-0 against ranked opponents, and are on a 10-game winning streak.
Texas A&M is led by the reigning Southeastern Conference Player of the Week N’dea Jones, who registered 16 points and grabbed 14 boards against the Gamecocks. The Lawrenceville, Georgia, native became the all-time leader in rebounds (1,010) during the SEC title game.
The Aggies are the No. 1 seed in the SEC Tournament that will be held in Greenville, S.C., at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. Fans may purchase tickets for the tournament here.
The Maroon & White are the highest ranked SEC team, boasting two first-place votes and sit just behind No. 1 UConn.
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