NORMAN, Okla. — The defending National Champion South Mountain Cougars will open the season as the No. 1 team in the country after unanimously receiving all seven first place votes.
Mississippi Gulf Coast ranks second, followed by Kirkwood, with 2019 National Runner-up Walter State checking in at fourth.
Murray State, Parkland, Meridian, Black Hawk, Tyler, and Mesa round out the top-ten.
NJCAA DII Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll 8/23/19
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||NJCAA D 2 National Champ|
|1||South Mountain (7)||70||Champion|
|2||Mississippi Gulf Coast||55||3|
|4||Walters State JC||49||Runner-Up|
|8||Black Hawk CC||21||6|
|Others Receiving Votes: Abraham Baldwin, 11; Rend Lake, 9; Copiah Lincoln, 4; Des Moines Area, 3; North Central Missouri College, 1.|