Odessa Top Ranked Team in GolfWorld/NikeGolf NJCAA DI Coaches Poll

(NEW YORK, NY)—The latest Golf World/Nike Golf NJCAA Division I Coaches’ Poll has been released, combining the resources of Golf World magazine, Nike Golf and the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA). The complete results, including results from Divisions I, II, III and NAIA will appear in the December 9, 2013 issue of Golf World. Odessa was the top ranked team, claiming seven first-place votes.

The Wranglers had four victories this fall, including one at the NJCAA DI National Championship Preview.

McClennan, who was the runner up at the National Preview, claimed the remaining first-place votes and the second-place ranking.  They had a fall victory at the McClennan Classic.

No new teams entered the top-5 while Faulkner State was the lone new entry into the top-10

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NJCAA DI - December 4, 2013

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 Odessa (7) 88 2
2 McLennan (1) 75 4
3 Indian Hills 61 T5
T4 Central Alabama (1) 42 1
T4 Midland 42 3
T6 Iowa Western 33 10
T6 Wallace State 33 T5
8 Faulkner State 26 NR
9 Eastern Florida State 24 8
10 Dodge City 20 7
Dropped From Ranking: Scottsdale CC (#9)
Others Receiving Votes: North Idaho, 14; Western Texas, 12; Scottsdale CC, 8; Darton, 5; Hutchinson, 5; New Mexico JC, 1.