NORMAN, Okla. – Keiser claimed four first-place votes to remain No. 1 in the Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll. The Seahawks have held the top spot for three consecutive rankings.
Coastal Georgia tallied three first-place votes to move up a place to second. Oklahoma City jumped up to third while Wayland Baptist landed at No. 4. Johnson & Wales (FL) earned a first-place vote and is fifth. British Columbia dropped five spots to No. 7. Texas Wesleyan rose five spots to No. 8. Oregon Tech recorded the remaining first-place vote and was ninth. Grand View completed the top 10.
William Jessup debuted in the ranking at No. 25. Faulkner and Union (KY) reentered the top 25 at Nos. 22 and 24, respectively.
Cumberland, Marian (IN) and Southeastern (FL) fell from the top 25.
Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll - March 11
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||Previous Rank|
|2||Coastal Georgia (3)||204||3|
|5||Johnson & Wales (FL) (1)||188||7|
|9||Oregon Tech (1)||142||10|
|12||South Carolina Beaufort||119||11|
|15||University of the Cumberlands||96||15|
|19||The Master's College||64||19|
|Dropped From Ranking:||Cumberland (#23), Marian (IN) (#8), Southeastern (FL) (#21)|
|Others Receiving Votes: Thomas, 13; Lindenwood-Belleville, 12; St. Ambrose, 8; Mount Marty, 7; Embry-Riddle (AZ), 6; Reinhardt, 5; Rocky Mountain, 4; Davenport, 3; Indiana Wesleyan, 3; St. Gregory's 3.|