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

NORMAN, Okla. – UT Tyler received 12 first-place votes to return to No. 1 in the Division III Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll. It marked the third of four polls this season the Patriots were ranked first.

Previous No. 1 Huntingdon tallied two first-place ballots and fell to second. Illinois Wesleyan held steady at No. 3. Fourth-ranked St. Thomas (MN) jumped two spots, leap frogging Emory and Methodist. Fifth-ranked Emory also earned the remaining first-place vote. Concordia (TX) remained seventh and was followed by Washington & Lee and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps. Greensboro, Saint John’s (MN) and Sewanee tied at No. 10.

Rochester reentered the ranking at No. 25. Trinity (CT) dropped from the top 25.

The first spring poll will be released February 16.

Bushnell Golfweek Division III Coaches Poll - Final Fall

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous
1 UT Tyler (12) 369 2
2 Huntingdon (2) 360 1
3 Illinois Wesleyan 342 3
4 St. Thomas (MN) 319 6
5 Emory (1) 315 4
6 Methodist 308 5
7 Concordia (TX) 255 7
8 Washington & Lee 235 12
9 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 228 8
T10 Greensboro 208 11
T10 Saint John's (MN) 208 15
T10 Sewanee 208 10
13 Guilford 203 9
14 Hope 187 14
15 Rhodes 176 13
16 Willamette 168 17
17 Wittenberg 102 19
18 Oglethorpe 101 16
19 Pacific Lutheran 92 23
20 Carnegie Mellon 89 25
21 North Carolina Wesleyan 75 21
22 Redlands 55 20
23 Southwestern (TX) 50 22
24 Calvin 43 18
25 Rochester 32 NR
       
Dropped From Ranking:  Trinity (CT) (#24)    
       
Others Receiving Votes: Trinity (CT), 24; Gustavus Adolphus, 18; California Lutheran, 12; Ohio Wesleyan, 12; Berry, 10; Augsburg, 9; Birmingham Southern, 8; Kenyon, 8; Williams, 8; Chapman, 7; Piedmont, 7; RPI, 6; McDaniel, 4; Trinity (TX), 4; Babson, 3; NYU, 3; Allegheny, 2; Webster, 1; Wisconsin-Eau Claire, 1.