NORMAN, Okla. – South Mountain opened the spring where it ended the fall - atop the Bushnell Golfweek NJCAA Division II Coaches Poll. South Mountain claimed four first-place votes.
The top five teams remained unchanged. Darton State, who received three first-place votes, came in second while Mississippi Gulf Coast nabbed the final first-place vote and is ranked third. Tyler checked in at No. 4 and is followed by Walters State, Owens, Meridian and Mesa. Grand Rapids reentered the ranking for the first time since the preseason and is ninth. Kirkwood dropped a spot to No. 10.
Black Hawk dropped from the top 10.
NJCAA DII - 2/20/15
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||Previous Rank|
|1||South Mountain (4)||74||1|
|2||Darton State (3)||72||2|
|3||Mississippi Gulf Coast (1)||67||3|
|Dropped From Ranking: Black Hawk|
|Others Receiving Votes: Copiah Lincoln, 11; Mott, 5; Murray State, 3; Abraham Baldwin, 2; Black Hawk, 2; Lackawanna, 2; Illinois Central, 1.|