Stanford and Indiana Remain at #1

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November 8, 2017 - The Stanford women and Indiana men have been voted number one in the latest CSCAA / TYR Top 25 Poll of Division I swimming and diving teams. 

The Cardinal women were selected first in the the preseason poll and the first poll of the season.  The Texas held their spot at number two and the Texas A&M women had big jump from 5th to 3rd.

On the men's side, Indiana University held their spot at #1 against strong programs like California and Florida. The University of Michigan men jumped up to 4th place and Texas A&M had an impressive win against previous NCAA Champions, Texas, moving them up from 11th to 6th.

The poll aims to measure the top teams in head-to-head competition.

The rankings are voted on by CSCAA-member coaches and the next poll is scheduled for release on December 6th.             

Division I Women

Rank Previous Team Points
1 1 Stanford 300
2 2 Texas 288
3 5 Texas A&M 276
4 3 Michigan 263
5 6 Georgia 251
6 7 California 242
7 12 Tennessee 224
7 4 Southern California 217
9 8 Indiana 196
10 11 Louisville 195
11 28 Alabama 171
12 13 NC State 167
13 9 Auburn 150
14 20 Florida 128
15 17 Minnesota 122
16 14 Virginia 114
17 15 Kentucky 103
18 10 Notre Dame 99
19 18 Wisconsin 99
20 16 Purdue 80
21 19 North Carolina 62
22 24 Arizona 42
23 NR Ohio State 34
24 NR Arizona State 27
25 NR UCLA 17

Also Receiving Votes: Virginia Tech 15, Florida State 8, Arkansas 4, South Carolina 4, Duke 2

Division I Men

Rank Previous Team Points
1 1 Indiana 324
2 2 California 308
3 3 Florida 301
4 7 Michigan 262
5 6 NC State 261
6 11 Texas A&M 255
7 4 Stanford 252
7 10 Southern California 235
9 5 Texas 234
10 9 Auburn 213
11 8 Arizona State 199
12 12 Georgia 194
13 14 Notre Dame 160
14 16 Alabama 159
15 15 Tennessee 152
16 17 Ohio State 124
17 13 Louisville 110
18 21 Florida State 90
19 20 South Carolina 87
20
Iowa 53
21 22 Utah 47
22
North Carolina 45
23 25 Virginia 41
24 19 Virginia Tech 32
25 18 Missouri 21

Also Receiving Votes: Minnesota 16, Arizona 14, Purdue 13, Georgia Tech 13, Kentucky 7, Denver 3

Women's Poll Committee

Colleen Murphy, Air Force;   Dan Colella, Duke;   Ryan Wochomurka, Houston;  Lars Jorgenson, Kentucky;   Roric Fink, Texas;   Katie Robinson, Tulane;  Naya Higashijima, UCLA;  Jennifer Buffin, Oregon State;     David Geyer, LSU;     Neil Harper, Arkansas;     Jesse Moore, Northwestern;   Jordan Wolfrum, Ohio State; Jeremy Kipp, Boise State  


Men's Poll Committee

Brian Schrader, Denver;     Steve Schaffer, Grand Canyon ;     Bill Roberts Navy;   Craig Nisgor Seattle;     McGee Moody South Carolina;    Chad Craddock UMBC;    Chase Bloch, USC;   Jason Calanog, Texas A&M;     Ashley Dell, Iowa;     Damion Dennis, West Virginia;     Mandy DiSalle, Cincinnati;     Dan Kesler, Arizona State;    Neal Studd, Florida State

About TYR

Founded in Huntington Beach, CA by swimwear designer Joseph DiLorenzo (current owner) and 1972 Olympic Bronze Medalist Steve Furniss, TYR Sport was established in 1985 to provide the competitive swim market with vibrant, performance-driven prints. Since its inception three decades ago, TYR has grown to exist as one of the world’s most recognizable swimming and triathlon brands

About the CSCAA

Founded in 1922, the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) – the oldest organization of college coaches in America -is a professional organization of college swimming and diving coaches dedicated to serving and providing leadership for the advancement of the sport of swimming & diving at the collegiate level.