South Mountain Positioned Atop Golf World/Nike Golf NJCAA DII Coaches' Poll

(NEW YORK, NY) — The latest Golf World/Nike Golf NJCAA DI 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 30, 2012 issue of Golf World.  South Mountain remained number one in NJCAA D-II men's coaches' poll, receiving six of seven first place votes.

The Cougars recently won the Mesa Thunderbird Classic.

Mississippi Gulf Coast received the other first place vote after winning the MACJC title and NJCAA Region 23 title.

Black Hawk was the lone new entry to the ranking, at #10.

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NJCAA DII - April 25, 2012

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 South Mountain (6) 69 1
2 Mississippi Gulf Coast (1) 61 2
3 John A. Logan 55 3
4 Tyler JC 46 4
5 Rend Lake CC 40 T5
6 Walters State JC 31 T5
7 Potomac State 22 7
8 Kirkwood CC 14 T9
9 Lewis & Clark 10 8
10 Black Hawk 8 NR
Dropped From Ranking: None
Others Receiving Votes: Clarendon, 6; Des Moines Area, 5; Southeast CC, 5; Murray State, 4; Parkland, 4; Oakland, 3; Copiah Lincoln, 1; Muskegon, 1.