Fresh off their third Final Four appearance in program history, Jeff Walz and the Louisville women’s basketball team will start the 2018-19 season in the top five.

The Cards have come in a No. 5 in the 2018-19 Associated Press Preseason Poll

RK TEAM RECORD PTS
1 Notre Dame (31) 0-0 775
2 UConn 0-0 728
3 Oregon 0-0 712
4 Baylor 0-0 679
5 Louisville 0-0 664
6 Mississippi State 0-0 563
7 Stanford 0-0 559
8 Oregon State 0-0 517
9 Maryland 0-0 500
10 South Carolina 0-0 479
11 Tennessee 0-0 448
11 Texas 0-0 448
13 Iowa 0-0 383
14 Georgia 0-0 374
15 DePaul 0-0 306
16 Missouri 0-0 294
17 NC State 0-0 288
18 Syracuse 0-0 238
19 Marquette 0-0 231
20 Texas A&M 0-0 149
21 Duke 0-0 131
22 South Florida 0-0 123
23 Arizona St 0-0 122
24 California 0-0 103
25 Miami 0-0 84
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