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Irish and Huskies still atop AP women's basketball poll

After a busy eight days, Auburn coach Terri Williams-Flournoy gave her team a much needed day off.

The Tigers won four of the five games in that stretch with the lone loss coming against No. 16 West Virginia. That was good enough to get Auburn ranked Monday for the first time since 2009, when the Tigers entered The Associated Press women's basketball poll at No. 23.

"I think it shows them what their hard work can do," Williams-Flournoy said. "But we can't become complacent. We're there, now they have to understand we have to work harder."

Notre Dame and UConn still sit atop the poll with the Irish remaining No. 1. They received 16 first place...

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