Oklahoma City Keeps Top Spot in Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – Oklahoma City earned 10 first-place votes and retained the top ranking in the Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll. The Stars have been ranked No. 1 in four polls this season.

The top four spots remained unchanged, with Texas Wesleyan, Dalton State, and Coastal Georgia holding Nos. 2-4. Dalton State also tallied the remaining first-place vote. Johnson & Wales (FL) moved up a spot to No. 5 and was followed by Wayland Baptist, Keiser, British Columbia, Victoria, and Taylor.

Lindsey Wilson (#15), Reinhardt (#21), SCAD Savannah (#23), and University of the Cumberlands (#24) entered the ranking. Bellevue, Faulkner, and William Carey fell from the top 25.

The final regular season Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll will be released May 4.

Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll - April 20

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous
1 Oklahoma City (10) 274 1
2 Texas Wesleyan 262 2
3 Dalton State (1) 256 3
4 Coastal Georgia 236 4
5 Johnson & Wales (FL) 223 T6
6 Wayland Baptist 210 T6
7 Keiser 204 5
8 British Columbia 200 8
9 Victoria 177 9
10 Taylor 174 10
11 Point 157 13
12 Rocky Mountain 154 11
13 William Woods 148 12
14 Our Lady of the Lake 125 14
15 Lindsey Wilson 103 NR
16 Cardinal Stritch 100 16
17 Lewis-Clark State 96 17
18 Morningside 72 21
19 William Penn 60 19
20 The Master's University 57 20
21 Reinhardt 42 NR
22 Corban 38 22
23 SCAD Savannah 37 NR
24 University of the Cumberlands 36 NR
25 Lawrence Tech 30 15
       
Dropped From Ranking:  Bellevue (#25), Faulkner (#23), William Carey (#24)    
       
Others Receiving Votes: Bellevue, 25; Columbia College, 24; Webber International, 15; Faulkner, 11; Embry-Riddle (AZ), 10; Grand View, 10; William Carey, 4; Indiana Wesleyan, 2; Mount Mercy, 2; St. Ambrose, 1.