NORMAN, Okla. – For the third straight ranking, Oklahoma City was the unanimous No. 1 team in the Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll. The Stars have been the top ranked NAIA team for nine consecutive rankings.
Nos. 2-6 remained unchanged with Texas Wesleyan, Dalton State, Keiser, Wayland Baptist, and Johnson & Wales (FL) holding those spots, respectively. William Woods moved up three rungs to No. 7 while British Columbia dropped one to eight. Taylor jumped seven placed to No. 9. Arizona Christian completed the top 10.
Faulkner (#T22) and Bellevue (#24) rejoined the top 25. Oregon Tech and Southwestern (KS) fell from the ranking.
Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll - April 21
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||Previous Rank|
|1||Oklahoma City (10)||250||1|
|6||Johnson & Wales (FL)||197||6|
|11||South Carolina Beaufort||133||7|
|Dropped From Ranking:||Oregon Tech (#23), Southwestern (KS) (#24)|
|Others Receiving Votes: Oregon Tech, 16; Thomas, 12; Corban, 7; Marian (IN), 7; St. Ambrose, 6; St. Andrews, 5; The Master's University, 3.|