UT Tyler Stays No. 1 in Bushnell Golfweek Division III Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – UT Tyler received 12 first-place to retain the top spot in the Bushnell Golfweek Division III Coaches Poll. The ranking saw little movement with no teams dropping from the final fall poll.

Oglethorpe received two first-place votes to stay in second place. Illinois Wesleyan and Methodist - who earned one first-place nod - swapped the third and fourth spots while Wittenberg and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps traded five and six. Seventh-ranked Schreiner claimed the remaining two first-place votes and is followed by Southwestern, LaGrange and Redlands to complete the top 10.

Division III - 2/20/15

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 UT-Tyler (12) 416 1
2 Oglethorpe (2) 404 2
3 Illinois Wesleyan 379 4
4 Methodist (1) 377 3
5 Wittenberg 35 6
6 Schreiner (2) 333 7
7 Claremond-Mudd-Scripps 332 5
8 Southwestern 278 T8
9 LaGrange 275 T8
10 Redlands 267 10
11 Central College 258 11
12 Rhodes 224 13
13 St. Thomas 210 12
14 Guilford 183 14
15 Centre 144 17
16 St. John Fisher 138 16
17 Whitworth 129 18
18 Bethel (MN) 119 20
19 Berry 109 19
20 La Verne 107 15
21 Texas Lutheran 104 21
22 Concordia (TX) 60 22
23 Washington & Lee 56 23
24 Rochester 47 24
25 Trinity (TX) 39 25
       
Dropped From Ranking:  None    
       
Others Receiving Votes: Saint John's (MN), 27; Franklin & Marshall, 25; Washington & Jefferson, 25; Gustavus Adolphus, 18; Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 13; Willamette, 11; Carnegie Mellon, 10; Endicott, 10; NYU, 9; Spalding, 9; Skidmore, 7; Trinity (CT), 7; Emory, 6; McDaniel, 5; Rhode Island College, 4; California Lutheran, 2; Mary Hardin-Baylor, 2; Hope, 1; Wisconsin-Eau Claire, 1.