Vanderbilt stayed No. 1 in the first spring Bushnell/Golfweek Division I Coaches Poll. The Commodores received 13 first-place votes.
Florida, which won the Sea Best Invitational to open the spring, tallied six first-place ballots to move up a spot to second while Illinois, which had three first-place votes, dropped a rung to third. USC and Virginia earned a first-place nod each and ranked fourth and fifth, respectively. Oklahoma State was sixth. Texas Tech jumped 10 places to No. 7 and is followed by Stanford, LSU and Georgia.
Colorado made its season debut in the rankings at No 24. Florida State fell from the top 25.
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||Prev|
|15||San Diego State||246||18|
Dropped From Ranking: Florida State (No. 25)
Others Receiving Votes: Arizona State, 23; South Carolina, 19; Florida State, 18; Eastern Kentucky, 16; Georgia Tech, 13; Kent State, 10; Arkansas, 8; Missouri, 2; Kansas, 1