Nova Southeastern Still Atop Bushnell Golfweek Division II Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – Nova Southeastern received 15 first-place votes to remain No. 1 in the first spring edition of the Bushnell Golfweek Division II Coaches Poll.

Two-time defending national champion Barry received the remaining first-place nod and moved up a spot to No. 2. South Carolin-Aiken slipped a spot to No. 3 while Lynn and Chico State swapped slots four and five. CSU Monterey Bay, Central Oklahoma, North Alabama and West Georgia stayed at Nos. 6-9. Florida Southern climbed from No. 13 into the top 10.

Tiffin made its debut in the rankings at No. 24. Wingate fell from the top 25.

Division II - 2/20/15

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 Nova Southeastern (15) 399 1
2 Barry (1) 380 3
3 South Carolina-Aiken 355 2
4 Lynn 334 5
5 Chico State 329 4
6 CSU-Monterey Bay 271 6
7 Central Oklahoma 256 7
8 North Alabama 250 8
9 West Georgia 248 9
10 Florida Southern 239 13
11 West Florida 232 16
12 Simon Fraser 204 11
13 Columbus State 202 10
14 Saint Leo 190 12
15 Florida Tech 172 14
16 Flagler 133 15
17 Georgia Southwestern State 117 T21
18 Malone 93 18
19 Central Missouri 90 20
T20 Erskine 74 17
T20 Western Washington 74 19
22 North Greenville 51 T21
23 Cameron 50 24
24 Tiffin 37 NR
25 Georgia College 36 25
       
Dropped From Ranking: Wingate (#23)    
       
Others Receiving Votes: Grand Valley State, 32; Lander, 28; Missouri-St. Louis, 26; Western New Mexico, 26; Lake Superior State, 25; CSU-Stanislaus, 21; Colorado School of Mines, 18; Saginaw Valley State, 16; Armstrong State, 15; Dixie State, 15; Indianapolis, 15; Wayne State (MI), 15; Lewis, 14; Delta State, 11; Northeastern State, 11; CU-Colorado Springs, 10; Valdosta State, 10; Arkansas Tech, 9; Limestone, 9; Idiana University of Pennsylvania, 8; Mount Olive, 8; Rollins, 8; Wingate, 8; Colorado Christian, 6; Midwestern State, 6; Saint Thomas Aquinas, 6; Southeastern Oklahoma State, 4; Hawaii-Hilo, 3; Carson-Newman, 1.