Preseason Polls 2017


2017 CONFERENCE PRESEASON POLLS


Shepherd & West Virginia Wesleyan Chosen in MEC

February 9, 2017 – The Rams (North) & Bobcats (South) were picked by the league’s coaches to win their respective divisions in the Mountain East Conference. The poll can be found on the MEC’s website.


Grand Valley State Tabbed to Top the GLIAC

February 7, 2017 – The Lakers were picked to win the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference over Wayne State (MI) by 1 point (116-115). The entire article can be found on the GLIAC’s website.


Adelphi & Southern New Hampshire Selected in NE-10

February 7, 2017 – The Panthers (Southwest) and the Penmen (Northeast) were chosen to win their divisions in the Northeast-10 by the league’s head coaches. See the full release on the NE-10’s website.


Bloomsburg, California (PA), & West Chester Picked in PSAC

February 3, 2017 – The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference’s coaches picked the Huskies (Central), Vulcans (West), and Golden Rams (East) to win their respective divisions. See the poll on the PSAC’s website.


Caldwell Tabbed to Defend Their 2016 Title in CACC

February 3, 2017 – The Cougars earned 10 of the 14 votes by the conference’s head coaches in the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference. The article is located on the CACC’s website.


Minnesota State Picked to Dominate in NSIC

February 2, 2017 – The Mavericks, defending Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference champions, were picked by all 15 other league coaches to win the 2017 championship. See the full release on the NSIC’s website.


Long Island Post Selected to Win the ECC

February 1, 2017 – The Pioneers were a near unanimous pick in the East Coast Conference, receiving 6 out of the 7 first place votes from the conference’s coaches. See the poll on the ECC’s website.


Defending GLVC Champs, Indianapolis, Picked to Repeat

January 31, 2017 – The Greyhounds were chosen to win the Great Lakes Valley Conference over Southern Indiana in a narrow vote by league’s head coaches. The full release can be found on the GLVC’s website.


Colorado Mesa Named as Favorite in RMAC

January 31, 2017 – In another close vote, Colorado Mesa was chosen by the league’s coaches to top Metro State for the 2017 RMAC championship. The entire article is located on the RMAC’s website.


West Texas A&M Tabbed to Repeat in LSC

January 31, 2017 – The league’s coaches, sports information directors, and various media representatives selected West Texas A&M to defend their Lone Star Conference title. See the full release on the LSC’s website.


Trevecca Nazarene Picked as Preseason Favorite in GMAC

January 30, 2017 – The Trojans, in a close vote by the league’s coaches, were chosen over Kentucky Wesleyan to repeat in the Great Midwest Athletic Conference. The article can be found on the GMAC’s website.


Central Oklahoma Overwhelming Favorite in MIAA

January 27, 2017 – The Bronchos received 12 out of the 14 first place votes in the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association preseason poll. See the poll on the MIAA’s website.


Central Washington Chosen to Repeat in GNAC

January 27, 2017 – The Wildcats were picked by the league’s coaches to take the Great Northwest Athletic Conference crown in 2017. The article can be found on the GNAC’s website.


Humboldt State Selected to Finish atop CCAA Again

January 27, 2017 – The Lumberjacks, last year’s National Runner-Up, was voted to win the California Collegiate Athletic Association by the league’s coaches. The full release is located on the CCAA’s website.


Saint Mary’s (TX) Tabbed to Repeat in Heartland Conference

January 26, 2017 – The Rattlers were chosen to repeat, narrowly edging out Lubbock Christian in a vote by the conference’s coaches. The preseason poll can be found on the Heartland Conference’s website.


Defending PBC Champs, North Georgia, Picked to Repeat

January 26, 2017 – The Nighthawks, 2015 National Champions, were selected by the league’s coaches to win the Peach Belt Conference in 2017. See the article on the PBC’s website.


Lenoir-Rhyne Chosen as Preseason Favorite in SAC

January 25, 2017 – The Bears were picked to repeat in the South Atlantic Conference by the league’s head coaches. The full release is located on the SAC’s website.


California Baptist Selected to Win PacWest Conference

January 25, 2017 – In a close vote, the league’s coaches chose the Lancers to win the PWC over Dixie State, Azusa Pacific, and Concordia-Irvine. The preseason poll can be found on the PacWest Conference’s website.


2016 Champs, Saint Leo, Picked to Repeat in SSC

January 24, 2017 – The Lions have been voted to win the Sunshine State Conference title again in 2017 by the league’s coaches. The article along with season outlooks are located on the SSC’s website.


 Defending Champions, North Alabama, Chosen to Win GSC

January 18, 2017 – The Lions were a near unanimous pick to win the 2017 Gulf South Conference title by the league’s coaches. The full release can be found on the GSC’s website.


Limestone Picked to Win Conference Carolinas’ Title

January 16, 2017 – The Saints were selected to win their 4th straight regular season title by the league’s coaches. The article can be found on the Conference Carolinas’ website.


Southern Arkansas Tabbed as Favorite in GAC

January 10, 2017 – The Lady Muleriders have been picked to repeat by the league’s coaches in the Great American Conference in 2017. See the full release on the GAC’s website.