South Mountain Remains Top Team in GolfWorld/Nike Golf NJCAA DII Coaches' Poll

(NEW YORK, NY) — The latest Golf World/Nike Golf NJCAA DII College Coaches’ Poll has been released, combining the resources of Golf World magazine, Nike Golf and the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA).  South Mountain again earned all eight first-place votes to remain atop the NJCAA D-II men's coaches' poll after a first-place finish at the NJCAA DII National Preview.

The Cougars had three golfers finish in the top-3 at the National Preview.

Walters State moved into the top 5.

The only new addition to ranking was East Mississippi at #9.

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NJCAA DII - November 2, 2011

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 South Mountain (8) 80 1
2 John A. Logan 67 T2
3 Tyler JC 59 4
4 Walters State 43 6
5 Mississippi Gulf Coast 39 5
6 Mesa 35 T2
7 Potomac State 29 10
8 Rend Lake 26 8
9 East Mississippi 13 NR
10 Mott 10 7




Dropped From Ranking: Oakland (#9)





Others Receiving Votes: Black Hawk, 8; Southeast, 6; Kirkwood, 4; Lewis & Clark, 4; Moraine Valley, 4; Oakland, 4; Des Moines Area, 3; Murray State, 2; Parkland, 2; Abraham Baldwin, 1; Clarendon, 1.