NORMAN, Okla. – Oklahoma City claimed nine of 10 first-place votes to remain No. 1 in the Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll. The defending national champions have been the top-ranked NAIA team for four-straight polls.
Texas Wesleyan earned the remaining first-place vote. British Columbia was third and followed by Wayland Baptist, Victoria, Dalton State and Northwestern Ohio. Grand View and Johnson & Wales (FL) tied at eighth. Keiser was No. 10.
Lindsey Wilson (#16) and Missouri Valley (#23) entered the ranking. University of the Cumberlands and Marian (IN) dropped from the top 25.
Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll - Oct. 21
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||Previous Rank|
|1||Oklahoma City (9)||249||1|
|2||Texas Wesleyan (1)||241||2|
|T8||Johnson & Wales (FL)||163||6|
|12||South Carolina Beaufort||129||9|
|17||Our Lady of the Lake||82||18|
|20||Saint Thomas (FL)||57||25|
|Dropped From Ranking:||University of the Cumberlands (#21), Marian (IN) (#22)|
|Others Receiving Votes: Taylor, 21; Madonna, 20; Tennessee Wesleyan, 20; Northwestern College (IA), 18; Marian (IN), 16; Corban, 13; Freed-Hardeman, 13; The Master's University, 12; Point Park, 11; University of the Cumberlans, 8; St. Ambrose, 4; Lewis-Clark State, 2; William Penn, 2; Reinhardt, 1; SCAD Atlanta, 1.|