ORLANDO, Fla. – Mesa and Walters State open the season sharing the No. 1 ranking in the NJCAA Division II GCAA preseason Coaches Poll. Mesa received one first-place vote while defending champion Walters State received five.
South Mountain and Mississippi Gulf Coast each received a first-place vote and are ranked third and fourth, respectively. Darton State rounds out the top five.
NJCAA DII - August 28, 2014
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||NJCAA Finals Finish|
|T1||Walters State (5)||70||1|
|3||South Mountain (1)||56||DNQ|
|4||Mississippi Gulf Coast (1)||48||3|
|Dropped From Ranking: N/A|
|Others Receiving Votes: Kirkwood, 8; Lackawanna, 8; Murray State, 8; Rend Lake, 6; Iowa Lakes, 5; Abraham Baldwin, 3; Des Moines Area, 3; Seminole, 3; Parkland, 1.|