4. RPI: Champion UNC first in women's rankings


NCAA Division I women's champion North Carolina and runner-up Notre Dame also finished 1-2 in the NCAA's final Division I women's RPI rankings -- the Ratings Percentage Index used as an aid in selecting and seeding of the teams for the NCAA Tournament and taking into account a team's winning percentage, its strength of schedule and its opponents' strength of schedule. UCLA and Florida State, the other two Women's College Cup participants, finished 3-4.

TOP 10
TEAM CONF. '06 RECORD
1 North Carolina ACC 27-1-0
2 Notre Dame  Big East  25-1-1
3 UCLA  Pac-10  21-4-0
4 Florida St.  ACC 18-4-4
5 Santa Clara  WCC 15-5-1
6 Penn St.  Big Ten  18-5-3
7 Texas A&M  Big 12  17-6-1
8 William & Mary  CAA 16-1-4
9 Portland  WCC 17-4-3
10 Colorado  Big 12  14-6-4
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