Oklahoma City Unanimous No. 1 in Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – Oklahoma City was a unanimous choice to remain No. 1 in the Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll. The defending national champions have been the top-ranked NAIA for three-straight polls.

Texas Wesleyan moved up five spots to second. Third-ranked William Woods was followed by Wayland Baptist, British Columbia and Johnson & Wales (FL). Coastal Georgia stayed at No. 7. Keiser, South Carolina Beaufort and Victoria each climbed a rung to Nos. 8-10, respectively.

Northwestern Ohio (#15), Our Lady of the Lake (#18), Point (#19) and Saint Thomas (FL) (#25) entered the ranking. Bellevue, Faulkner, The Master’s College and Taylor dropped from the top 25.

Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll - Sept. 30

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 Oklahoma City (10) 250 1
2 Texas Wesleyan 226 6
3 William Woods 206 2
4 Wayland Baptist 203 5
5 British Columbia 180 3
6 Johnson & Wales (FL) 175 4
7 Coastal Georgia 171 7
8 Keiser 165 9
9 South Carolina Beaufort 141 10
10 Victoria 137 11
11 Grand View 108 12
12 Dalton State 106 14
13 Mount Mercy 101 19
14 Oklahoma Wesleyan 99 T17
15 Northwestern Ohio 96 NR
16 Webber International 91 16
17 Arizona Christian 78 22
18 Our Lady of the Lake 69 NR
19 Point 67 NR
20 Oregon Tech 66 13
21 University of the Cumberlands 59 8
22 Marian (IN) 43 21
23 Cardinal Stritch 42 15
24 Southeastern (FL) 40 20
25 Saint Thomas (FL) 38 NR
       
Dropped From Ranking:   Bellevue (#25), Faulkner (#24), The Master's College (#23), Taylor (#T17)    
       
Others Receiving Votes: Taylor, 37; SCAD Atlanta, 36; Faulkner, 34; Lindsey Wilson, 34; Missouri Valley, 29; Bellevue, 23; The Master's College, 20; Reinhardt, 17; Freed-Hardeman, 15; Union College (KY), 11; Lewis-Clark State, 10; Northwestern College (IA), 10; St. Ambrose, 6; Hastings, 5; Mobile, 3; University of the Southwest, 3.