NORMAN, Okla. – Saint Leo tallied six first-place to keep the No. 1 ranking in the Bushnell Golfweek Division II Coaches Poll. Second-ranked Chico State received more first-place votes, 10, but trailed Lions by one point.
Nova Southeastern moved up a spot to third while West Florida fell to fourth. Lynn received the remaining three first-place votes and was fifth. Florida Southern remained at No. 6 and was followed by Barry, CSU Monterey Bay, USC Aiken and Central Missouri.
CSU San Marcos (#19) made its debut in the ranking as a Division II member. Colorado-Colorado Springs, Central Oklahoma and Sonoma State reentered the ranking at Nos. 23 through 25, respectively.
Columbus State, Ferris State, Indianapolis and Northern Michigan fell from the ranking.
Bushnell Golfweek Division II Coaches Poll - March 11
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||Previous Rank|
|1||Saint Leo (6)||457||1|
|2||Chico State (10)||456||2|
|8||CSU Monterey Bay||316||9|
|T13||Georgia Southwestern State||187||16|
|17||Missouri - St. Louis||154||14|
|19||CSU San Marcos||81||NR|
|T21||Western New Mexico||60||25|
|Dropped From Ranking:||Columbus State (#24), Ferris State (#17), Indianapolis (#20), Northern Michigan (#19)|
|Others Receiving Votes: Columbus State, 53; Colorado Christian, 37; Limestone, 37; Ferris State, 35; Northern Michigan, 35; Indianapolis, 29; Mount Olive, 27; Dominican (CA), 22; CSU East Bay, 19; CSU San Bernardino, 15; Lander, 15; St. Thomas Aquinas, 15; St. Mary's (TX), 13; Valdosta State, 13; North Carolina-Pembroke, 12; St. Edward's, 11; Concordia (NY), 10; Dixie State, 10; Arkansas Tech, 9; Southern New Hampshire, 9; Tusculum, 8; Delta State, 7; Oklahoma Christian, 7; California Baptist, 6; Georgia College, 6; Rollins, 6; CSU Stanislaus, 3; Armstrong State, 2; Coker, 2; Colorado School of Mines, 2; Wilmington, 2; St. Martin's, 1.|