NORMAN, Okla. — After beginning the 2021 season ranked second, the Oklahoma Sooners jump to #1 in the latest Division I Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll.
The Sooners received 13 first-place votes, followed by second-ranked Vanderbilt who received four first-place votes, and Arizona State who received seven first-place votes. Tennessee climbs all the way up to fourth, followed by Pepperdine to round out the top five.
Georgia ranks sixth followed by Wake Forest and Clemson who tied for seventh. San Diego State and Texas also both earned a spot in the top ten.
February 12, 2021 Bushnell/Golfweek Coaches Poll
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||Previous Rank|
|3||Arizona State (7)||504||10|
|T-7||Wake Forest (1)||432||17|
|9||San Diego State||357||NR|
|Dropped From Ranking: Arkansas State (#T-20); Georgia Tech (#T-20); Illinois (#T-25); LSU (#23); North Carolina (#24); San Diego (#T-25; Stanford (#22).|
|Others Receiving Votes: LSU, 55; Arkansas State, 42; Southern California, 34; Illinois, 33; Liberty, 30; Stanford, 30; Mississippi, 27; Georgia Southern, 22; North Texas, 20; Mississippi State, 18; Georgia Tech, 16; Kansas, 16; Louisville, 16; North Carolina, 15; San Diego, 13; Indiana, 12; Iowa, 11; Saint Marys College, 7; Loyola Marymount, 6; Arkansas-Little Rock, 4; San Francisco, 4; Kennesaw State, 3; Michigan State, 3; Tennessee Tech, 2; Virginia, 2; Missouri, 1; BYU, 1.|