Barry No. 1 in Division II GCAA Coaches Preseason Poll

ORLANDO, Fla. – Two-time defending national champion Barry debuted at No. 1 in the GCAA Coaches Preseason Poll. Barry received 16 first-place votes.

CSU-Monterey Bay was No. 2 and was followed by Nova Southeastern and Chico State, who each earned a first-place vote. Lynn rounded out the top five.

Division II - August 28, 2014

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points NCAA Finals Finish
1 Barry (16) 438 1
2 CSU-Monterey Bay 394 Quarterfinals
3 Nova Southeastern (1) 392 2
4 Chico State (1) 371 Semifinals
5 Lynn 345 Quarterfinals
6 Central Missouri 331 Quarterfinals
7 South Carolina-Aiken 327 12
8 West Florida 270 DNQ
9 Armstrong State 240 10
10 North Alabama 228 9
11 Malone 223 Semifinals
12 Columbus State 196 DNQ
13 St. Edward's 172 11
T14 Florida Institute of Technology 157 DNQ
T14 Florida Southern 157 DNQ
T16 CSU-Staislaus 153 DNQ
T16 Flagler 153 DNQ
18 Western New Mexico 132 14
19 Hawaii-Hilo 127 13
20 Georgia College 119 DNQ
21 Indiana University of Pennsylvania 112 Quarterfinals
22 Central Oklahoma 84 T15
23 Missouri - St. Louis 81 DNQ
24 St. Leo 71 DNQ
25 Rollins 47 DNQ
       
Dropped From Ranking: N/A    
       
Others Receiving Votes: Arkansas Tech, 44; Indianapolis, 43; Simon Fraser, 40; Colorado School of Mines, 34; Lander, 33; California Baptist, 32; Oklahoma Christian, 27; Western Washington, 27; Valdosta State, 26; Saginaw Valley State, 23; Colorado-Colorado Springs, 22; Sonoma State, 18; Lincoln Memorial, 16; St. Thomas Aquinas, 12; Grand Valley State, 11; Henderson State, 11; Dixie State, 10; Georgia Southwestern State, 10; Midwestern State, 10; Wayne State (MI), 10; West Georgia, 10; Ferris State, 9; Ashland, 7; Limestone, 7; Erskine, 6; King, 6; Mount Olive, 6; Northeastern State, 6; Clayton State, 4; Nebraska-Kearney, 3; Colorado Christian, 2; Delta State, 2; Bellarmine, 1; Charleston, 1; Dallas Baptist, 1.