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Dayton is the new No. 1 in mid-major rankings

Without injured star Whitney Knight for the time being, Florida Gulf Coast fell out of the top spot and all the way out of the top 10. Unbeaten Dayton takes over at No. 1.

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Pencil them in

Notre Dame, South Carolina and Tennessee join UConn on the top line as No. 1 seeds in Charlie Creme's preseason Bracketology. Baylor, Florida State, Ohio State and Stanford are 2-seeds.

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No surprise at No. 1

The countdown is complete. We've been counting down all week on the way to the best five players in the nation. A pair of UConn Huskies put the finishing touches on espnW's list of the top 25 players.