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Texas sits atop Preseason Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll
26 Aug 2016
by Golf Coaches Association of America

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Senior All-American Gavin Hall will be leading another strong Texas team <br>(Golfweek Photo)
Senior All-American Gavin Hall will be leading another strong Texas team
(Golfweek Photo)
NORMAN, OK (August 26, 2016) -- Texas received 16 of 25 first-place votes to grab the No. 1 spot in the preseason Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll. The Longhorns, who were also the top-ranked team in college golf to close the regular season, finished runner- up at the NCAA Championships.

Southern California was the only other team to garner multiple first-place votes, four, and are ranked second. Illinois received a first-place vote and is fourth followed by Oklahoma State. Fifth-ranked Vanderbilt and No. 6 Florida also collected a first-place tally. LSU was seventh while Stanford, with one first-place vote, Georgia and Oklahoma complete the top 10.

Defending NCAA champion Oregon was No. 15 and received the remaining first-place vote.


Bushnell Golfweek Division I Coaches Poll - Preseason

Rank University (1st place votes)
Points
NCAA Finals Finish
1
Texas (16)
608
Runner-up
2
Southern California
554
Semifinals
3
Illinois (1)
502
Semifinals
4
Oklahoma State
490
T10
5
Vanderbilt (1)
482
Quarterfinals
6
Florida (1)
455
15
7
LSU
453
Quarterfinals
8
Stanford (1)
413
Missed Cut
9
Georgia
393
Missed Cut
10
Oklahoma
338
Quarterfinals
T11
Auburn
322
Missed Cut
T11
California
322
T10
13
Clemson
299
Missed Cut
14
Wake Forest
290
Missed Cut
15
Oregon (1)
283
Champion
16
Alabama
241
Missed Cut
17
South Carolina
216
Quarterfinals
18
Florida State
215
Missed Cut
19
Arizona State
187
9
20
Arkansas
168
12
21
Virginia
157
Missed Cut
22
USF
128
Missed Cut
23
Duke
86
DNQ
24
Baylor
70
Missed Cut
25
Kentucky
66
13

Others Receiving Votes: North Carolina, 52; Texas A&M, 52; San Diego State, 51; Washington, 41; Purdue, 27; UCLA, 27; UNLV, 26; Georgia Tech, 20; Houston, 20; Texas Tech, 15; NC State, 14; TCU, 14; Michigan, 8; Louisville, 7; Penn State, 4; Pepperdine, 3; UAB, 2; Charleston Southern, 1; New Mexico, 1; SMU, 1; Troy, 1

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