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ESPN.com's preseason Top 25

The expectations keep getting piled on the Connecticut Huskies, who already have been picked as the preseason No. 1 by the coaches (ESPN/USA Today rankings) and media (The Associated Press Top 25). And now, ESPN.com's panel of contributors -- columnists Mechelle Voepel, Graham Hays and Charlie Creme and ESPN play-by-play announcer Beth Mowins -- unanimously tabbed -- you guessed it -- Geno Auriemma's Huskies as the preseason favorite. A look:

* Refers to the highest and lowest votes a team received from the various experts; NR indicates the team was "not ranked" by at least one contributor