Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Polls for men’s golf: NAIA, NJCAA Div. I, NJCAA Div. II

Todd Kelly
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Point University remains the No. 1 team in men’s college golf in the Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Polls for NAIA. The Point Skyhawks finished third earlier this week at the Battle at Primm in Primm Valley, California. Earlier this month, Point took the title in the Oldfield Classic in Okatie, South Carolina.

Meanwhile, Midland sits atop the NJCAA Div. I poll, and Kirkwood CC is No. 1 in the NJCAA Div. II poll.

Here are the Top 25 rankings for the Bushnell Golfweek Coaches PollsNAIA, NJCAA Division I and NJCAA Division II for the week of March 26, 2021.

NAIA

Rank

University (First-place votes)

Points

Previous

1

Point University (9)

249

1

2

Keiser (1)

235

2

3

College of Coastal Georgia

229

4

4

Bellevue University

217

14

5

South Carolina Beaufort

201

5

6

Wayland Baptist

199

3

7

Dalton State

192

T-6

8

Texas Wesleyan

187

T-6

9

Oklahoma City

169

T-11

10

Ottawa (AZ)

165

10

11

Lindsey Wilson College

148

13

12

Mobile

147

T-11

13

Morningside

131

8

14

Southwestern Christian University

118

15

15

Kansas Wesleyan

92

16

16

Truett-McConnell

91

NR

17

Our Lady of the Lake

67

22

18

Reinhardt

62

21

19

Faulkner

50

NR

20

Grand View

44

NR

21

The Masters University

40

T-16

22

Webber International

39

T-22

23

Columbia College

32

NR

24

Tennessee Wesleyan

34

T-18

25

Cumberland University

22

20

Dropped from ranking: Campbellsville Univ. (9); Montana Tech (25); Mount Marty (T-23); Southeastern (Fla.) (T-18).

Others receiving votes: SCAD Savannah, 15; Saint Thomas (FL), 14; Bethany College (KS), 13; William Woods, 13; Rocky Mountain College, 10; Doane Univ. 7; British Columbia, 6; Taylor, 6; Indiana Wesleyan, 5; Missouri Valley College, 5; St. Ambrose, 3; Univ. of the Cumberlands, 2; William Carey, 2; Holy Cross College, 1; Loyola – New Orleans, 1.

NJCAA Div. I

Rank

University (First-place votes)

Points

Previous

1

Midland (5)

67

4

2

Hutchinson (2)

63

1

3

Odessa

54

2

4

Indian Hills

53

3

5

Eastern Florida State

41

5

6

Iowa Western

37

7

7

Central Alabama

23

8

8

McLennan

16

9

9

Jefferson State

15

10

10

Ranger

13

NR

Dropped from ranking: Western Texas.

Others receiving votes: Dodge City, 6; Eastern Wyoming, 1.

NJCAA Div. II

Rank

University (First-place votes)

Points

Previous

1

Kirkwood CC (4)

65

1

2

Mississippi Gulf Coast (1)

51

3

3

South Mountain (3)

49

2

4

Walters State JC

45

9

5

Des Moines Area

41

4

6

Parkland CC

35

5

7

Meridian

32

T-7

8

Northeast Mississippi

27

6

9

Seminole

11

NR

10

Tyler JC

9

NR

Dropped from ranking: Iowa Central (T-7); Metropolitan CC (10).

Others receiving votes: Hawkeye, 5; Mesa, 5; Cleveland State CC, 4; Glendale CC, 4; Paradise Valley CC, 3; Rend Lake CC, 1.