- Florida and Temple were both ranked in the final IWLCA Division I Coaches Poll of the 2021 season.
The Gators, who won the American Athletic Conference regular-season and tournament titles and reached the quarterfinal round of the NCAA Championship, were ranked No. 7 in the final poll, capping an 18-3 season.
The Owls, who finished as the runner-up in The American Championship and won its NCAA tournament opener, finished the year ranked No. 19. Temple went 13-6 in 2021.