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

NORMAN, Okla. – Oklahoma City held on to the top spot as a unanimous selection in the Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll. The Stars opened their season with a rain-shortened victory at The Mid-South.

Texas Wesleyan and Dalton State remained at second and third, respectively. Wayland Baptist and Johnson & Wales (FL) each moved up two spots to Nos. 4 and 5. Keiser dropped a rung to No. 6. Coastal Georgia climbed frm No. 19 to No. 7. British Columbia and Northwestern Ohio tied at No. 8. Victoria completed the top 10.

Oregon Tech (#17), Bellevue (#20) and Corban (#T23) debuted in the ranking. Madonna, Norhwestern (IA), and Oklahoma Wesleyan fell from the top 25.

The next Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Polls will be released October 20.

Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll - Sept. 29

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous
1 Oklahoma City (10) 250 1
2 Texas Wesleyan 234 2
3 Dalton State 199 3
4 Wayland Baptist 192 6
5 Johnson & Wales (FL) 176 7
6 Keiser 170 5
7 Coastal Georgia 145 19
T8 British Columbia 134 11
T8 Northwestern Ohio 134 22
10 Victoria 128 20
11 Cardinal Stritch 124 8
12 Arizona Christian 123 14
13 William Woods 114 9
14 South Carolina Beaufort 113 17
15 Taylor 104 15
16 Grand View 98 4
17 Oregon Tech 92 NR
18 The Master's University 82 13
19 William Jessup 48 10
20 Bellevue 47 NR
21 Mount Mercy 43 24
22 Our Lady of the Lake 37 12
T23 Corban 36 NR
T23 Lindsey Wilson 36 23
25 Southeastern (FL) 30 16
       
Dropped From Ranking:  Madonna (#18), Northwestern (IA) (#21), Oklahoma Wesleyan (#25)    
       
Others Receiving Votes: Kansas Wesleyan, 28; William Carey, 2; Lewis-Clark State, 24; Rocky Mountain, 23; Tennessee Wesleyan, 21; Missouri Valley, 19; Northwestern (IA), 19; SCAD Atlanta, 19; Reinhardt, 18; Point, 17; Morningside, 16; SCAD Savannah, 15; Lawrence Tech, 13; Madonna, 13; St. Gregory's, 13; Marian (IN), 11; Webber International, 11; Marymount (CA), 10; St. Ambrose, 9; Loyola - New Orleans, 8; Culver Stockton, 6; Embry-Riddle (AZ), 6; Indiana Wesleyan, 4; Oklahoma Wesleyan, 4; University of the Cumberlands, 2; Northwest Christian, 2; Columbia College, 1; William Penn, 1.