NORMAN, Okla. – Oklahoma City earned 10 first-place votes and retained the top ranking in the final regular season Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll. The Stars have been ranked No. 1 in five polls this season.
The top three spots remained unchanged, with Texas Wesleyana and Dalton State at Nos. 2 and 3, respectively. Dalton State also tallied the remaining first-place vote. Johnson & Wales (FL) and Coastal Georgia swapped spots four and five. No. 6 Keiser was followed by Wayland Baptist, Victoria, British Columbia, and Taylor.
Oregon Tech (#24) and Bellevue (#25) reentered the ranking. Corban and Lawrence Tech fell from the top 25.
Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll - Final Regular Season
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||Previous|
|1||Oklahoma City (10)||274||1|
|3||Dalton State (1)||258||3|
|4||Johnson & Wales (FL)||230||5|
|14||Our Lady of the Lake||135||14|
|T19||University of the Cumberlands||49||24|
|22||The Master's University||39||20|
|Dropped From Ranking:||Corban (#22), Lawrence Tech (#25)|
|Others Receiving Votes: Columbia College, 18; Lawrence Tech, 17; Corban, 12; Bethany (KS), 11; Cumberland, 9; Indiana Wesleyan, 9; Holy Cross College, 8; Embry-Riddle (AZ), 7; Mount Mercy, 7; St. Ambrose, 6; Faulkner, 5; Kansas Wesleyan, 5; Webber International, 4; William Carey, 3; Houston-Victoria, 2; Grand View, 1|