South Mountain Tops Final Golf World/Nike Golf NJCAA DII Coaches' Poll

(NEW YORK, NY) — The final 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 May 21, 2012 issue of Golf World.  South Mountain remained number one in NJCAA D-II men's coaches' poll, receiving all first-place votes.

The Cougars compete in the D-II championship next week at Indiana's Swan Lake Resort, where they'll try to claim the title they previously won in 2004 and 2010.

Southeast CC (#7) and Clarendon (#9) were new entries to the top-10.

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NJCAA DII - May 16, 2012

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 South Mountain (7) 70 1
2 Mississippi Gulf Coast 60 2
3 John A. Logan 56 3
4 Tyler JC 45 4
5 Walters State JC 39 6
6 Rend Lake CC 25 5
7 Southeast CC 19 NR
8 Kirkwood CC 15 8
9 Clarendon 13 NR
10 Potomac State 11 7
Dropped From Ranking: Black Hawk (#9), Lewis & Clark (#10)
Others Receiving Votes: Des Moines Area, 9; Lewis & Clark, 9; Copiah Lincoln, 7; Oakland, 4; Murray State, 3; Black Hawk, 2.