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

NORMAN, Okla. – Okahoma City received eight first-place votes to stay No. 1 in the Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll. It marked the seventh straight poll the Stars have held the top spot.

Texas Wesleyan, Keiser, and Coastal Georgia ranked second through fourth, respectively, and each received a first-place vote. Northwestern Ohio remained at No. 5 and was followed by Dalton State, Johnson & Wales (FL), British Columbia, Taylor, and Rocky Mountain.

Ottawa (AZ) debuted in the ranking at No. 14 while William Carey, Indiana Wesleyan, and Bellevue entered at Nos. 23-25. Arizona Christian, Lindsey Wilson, Northwestern (IA), and William Penn fell from the top 25.

Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll - Sept. 28

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Ranking
1 Oklahoma City (8) 265 1
2 Texas Wesleyan (1) 259 2
3 Keiser (1) 234 4
4 Coastal Georgia (1) 229 6
5 Northwestern Ohio 197 5
6 Dalton State 181 3
7 Johnson & Wales (FL) 176 7
8 British Columbia 167 13
9 Taylor 146 9
10 Rocky Mountain 120 14
11 Wayland Baptist 111 8
12 William Woods 104 10
13 Victoria 103 11
14 Ottawa (AZ) 97 NR
15 South Carolina Beaufort 85 12
16 Point 84 15
17 Southeastern (FL) 83 T16
18 Thomas (GA) 71 23
19 Our Lady of the Lake 69 18
20 Cardinal Stritch 64 T16
21 Park (MO) 53 19
22 Oregon Tech 48 24
23 William Carey 47 NR
24 Indiana Wesleyan 44 NR
25 Bellevue 42 NR
       
Dropped From Ranking: Arizona Christian (#20), Lindsey Wilson (#21), Northwestern (IA) (#25), William Penn (#22)
       
Others Receiving Votes: Lindsey Wilson, 36; William Penn, 36; Cumberland, 28; Tennessee Wesleyan, 28; Truett-McConnell, 27; Kansas Wesleyan, 25; Mount Mercy, 25; Arizona Christian, 23; University of the Southwest, 22; Northwestern (IA), 21; Saint Thomas (FL), 20; Corban, 19; Houston-Victoria, 18; Marymount (CA), 17; Point Park, 17; College of Idaho, 15; Missouri Valley College, 14; Oklahoma Wesleyan, 13; Ottawa (KS), 12; Menlo, 11; Faulkner, 10; William Baptist, 10; Sterling, 8; The Master's University, 7; Lewis-Clark State, 6; William Jessup, 5; Reinhardt, 4; Columbia College, 3; Embry-Riddle (AZ), 3; Holy Cross, 3; Carroll (MT), 2; Central Baptist, 2; Montana Tech, 1.