South Mountain Moves to No. 1 in Bushnell Golfweek NJCAA Division II Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – South Mountain moved to No. 1 in the final fall Bushnell Golfweek NJCAA Division II Coaches Poll. The Cougars received two first-place votes.

Mississippi Gulf Coast, who had held the top spot the three previous rankings, dropped to second despite two first-place votes. Third-ranked Murray State (OK) earned the final first-place ballot. Tyler JC, Meridian, Kirkwood and Mesa remained in spots 4-7, respectively. Parkland and Walters State tied at No. 8. East Central entered the ranking at No. 10.

Copiah Lincoln and Southeast CC dropped from the ranking.

The first spring poll will be released February 16.

Bushnell Golfweek NJCAA Division II Coaches Poll - Final Fall

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous
1 South Mountain (2) 47 2
2 Mississippi Gulf Coast (2) 40 1
3 Murray State (OK) (1) 39 3
4 Tyler JC 37 4
5 Meridian 35 5
6 Kirkwood CC 20 6
7 Mesa 18 7
T8 Parkland CC 13 8
T8 Walters State 13 T10
10 East Central 4 NR
       
Dropped From Ranking: Copiah Lincoln (#T10), Southeast CC (#9)
       
Others Receiving Votes: Owens, 3; Copiah Lincoln, 2; Seminole, 2; Kansas City Kansas CC, 1; Southeast CC, 1.