The UW-Eau Claire women's basketball team dropped slightly from last week in two nationals polls.
In the week 13 D3hoops.com top 25 poll, the Blugolds are ranked No. 18. A week ago they were No. 16.
In the Feb. 28 edition of the WBCA top 25 poll, Eau Claire came in at No. 19, down two spots from the previous week.
The Blugolds will be in competition this weekend in Chicago for the first and second round of the NCAA Championship. The Blugolds will open play Friday against Simpson College (Iowa).