Central Alabama Remains Number One in GolfWorld/Nike Golf NJCAA DI Coaches' Poll

(NEW YORK, NY)—The latest Golf World/Nike Golf NJCAA Division I College Coaches’ Poll has been released, combining the resources of Golf World magazine, Nike Golf and the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA). The complete results, including results from Divisions I, II, III and NAIA will appear in the April 22, 2013 issue of Golf World. Central Alabama reamained the top ranked team, earning seven of the eight available first place votes.

The Trojans tied for first place in their last event, the Jim Bishop Toyotal Classic hosted by North Alabama, in a field with mostly NCAA schools.

There were no new teams in the top-5, while Hutchinson (#T10), Scottsdale (#T10) and Western Texas (#8) were new entries into the ranking this week.

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NJCAA DI - April 17, 2013

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 Central Alabama (7) 79 1
2 Odessa (1) 63 T4
3 Indian Hills 62 3
4 Brevard 59 T4
5 McLennan 37 2
6 Midland 24 6
7 Wallace State 21 10
8 Western Texas 18 NR
9 Johnson County 14 T8
T10 Darton 13 T8
T10 Hutchinson 13 NR
T10 Scottsdale 13 NR
Dropped From Ranking: Paris (#7)
Others Receiving Votes: New Mexico JC, 11; Dodge City, 10; Paris, 3.