NORMAN, Okla. – Oklahoma State earned 22 first-place votes to stay No. 1 in the Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll. The Cowboys have ranked first in three straight polls.
Texas A&M and Vanderbilt moved up a spot to Nos. 2 and 3, respectively. Florida jumped three rungs to fourth. Alabama dropped three places to No. 5. Auburn came in at No. 6 and is followed by Oklahoma and Georgia Tech. California entered the top 10 by moving up from No. 15 to ninth. Baylor fell four spots to No. 10.
Florida State (#20), Arizona State (#21), Pepperdine (#T23), USF (#T23) and UNLV (#25) entered the top 25. Colorado State, Kentucky, Missouri, North Carolina, and Tennessee fell from the ranking.
The next Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll will be released March 30.
Bushnell Golfweek Division I Coaches Poll - March 9
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||Previous|
|1||Oklahoma State (22)||550||1|
|Dropped From Ranking:||Colorado State (#23), Kentucky (#20), Missouri (#21), North Carolina (#24), Tennessee (#25)|
|Others Receiving Votes: North Florida, 36; Oregon, 30; TCU, 17; South Carolina, 15; North Carolina, 11; Missouri, 9; Kent State, 6; Duke, 5; Colorado State, 3; Arizona, 1; Penn State, 1.|