Lincoln Memorial is new No. 1 in Division II Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll

The Lincoln Memorial men's golf team jumped up one spot to claim the No. 1 slot in the latest Division II Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll of (...)

Lincoln Memorial is new No. 1 in Division II Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll

The Lincoln Memorial men’s golf team jumped up one spot to claim the No. 1 slot in the latest Division II Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll of 2021.

The Railsplitters, whose campus is in Harrogate, Tennessee, garnered just one first-place vote but had 391 points in the poll to take the top spot.

Lynn received 11 first-place votes and jumps from No. 8 to No. 2. South Carolina-Aiken drops from No. 1 to No. 3 but still received four first-place votes. West Florida is fourth and Barry and Saint Leo are tied for fifth.

Division II

Rank University (First-place votes) Points Previous
1 Lincoln Memorial (1) 391 2
2 Lynn (11) 384 8
3 South Carolina-Aiken (4) 374 1
4 West Florida 357 9
T-5 Barry (1) 304 T-3
T-5 Saint Leo 304 T-17
T-7 Lee 289 T-3
T-7 Columbus State 289 5
9 Indianapolis 272 6
10 Findlay 256 7
11 Arkansas Tech 240 11
12 Colorado State-Pueblo 225 10
13 Nova Southeastern 196 NR
14 Limestone 176 21
15 Dallas Baptist 150 19
16 Colorado School of Mines 135 12
17 North Georgia 124 T-14
18 Oklahoma Christian 108 20
19 Georgia Southwestern State 105 16
T-20 Lander 91 NR
T-20 Young Harris College 91 22
22 Florida Southern 88 13
23 Central Missouri 66 24
24 Anderson (SC) 60 23
25 Henderson State 49 NR

Dropped From Ranking: Delta State (T-14); Missouri – St. Louis, (25); Newberry, (T-17).

Others receiving votes: Delta State, 48; St. Marys (TX), 40; Wingate, 40; Valdosta State, 36; Newberry, 28; CSU East Bay, 18; Washburn, 18; Barton College, 16; Missouri Western State, 15; Clayton State, 10; Western Washington, 10; Carson-Newman, 9; Missouri – St. Louis, 9; Academy of Art, 8; Tampa, 8; Winona State, 8; Flagler, 7; Holy Names, 6; Simon Fraser, 6; Sonoma State, 6; Southwestern Oklahoma State, 6; Northeastern State, 3; Grand Valley State, 2; Wayne State (MI), 2; Cal State-Monterey Bay, 1; Chico State, 1; Colorado-Colorado Springs, 1; Queens Univ. of Charlotte, 1; Saint Martins Univ., 1; Tiffin, 1.

Source : Golf Week More