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Men's College Coaches Poll
Division I

Compiled by Gary Davidson
managing editor, www.SoccerTimes.com

Preseason 1998. (First-place votes in parentheses.)
First regular season poll: September 14.

Rank School Record Pts LW
1 UCLA (10) 22-2-0 298 -
2 Indiana (2) 23-1-0 287 -
3 Virginia 19-4-3 274 -
4 Saint Louis 17-5-3 245 -
5 Maryland 16-6-1 242 -
6 Duke 15-5-0 225 -
7 St. Johnís 18-4-2 212 -
8 Southern Methodist 19-3-0 203 -
9 Stanford 13-5-2 191 -
10 Clemson 10-7-3 180 -
11 Creighton 16-5-1 160 -
12 Rutgers 14-7-2 118 -
13 South Carolina 16-3-1 114 -
14 Portland 11-7-1 108 -
15 American 17-4-4 90 -
16 Washington 15-3-2 89 -
17 Brown 11-6-1 75 -
18 Connecticut 11-7-2 64 -
19 (tie) Boston University 14-6-2 63 -
19 (tie) Dartmouth 10-4-4 63 -
21 Florida International 14-6-1 54 -
22 William & Mary 14-6-1 52 -
23 North Carolina - Greensboro 14-7-0 47 -
24 Furman 14-6-0 45 -
25 (tie) Georgetown 15-7-0 43 -
25 (tie) South Florida 13-7-2 43 -

Key: Pts - Total points. LW - Last week's ranking. t - tie.

Others receiving votes: North Carolina - Charlotte 34, Wake Forest 30, California 25, Air Force 24, San Diego 23, James Madison 22, Southwest Missouri State 16, Bowling Green 13, Marquette 13, Santa Clara 13, Fresno State 11, Princeton 9, Butler 7, North Carolina 6, Ohio State 6, Virginia Commonwealth 6, Tulsa 5, Penn State 3, Evansville 1.

Voting panel: Mark Berson, South Carolina; Sasho Cirovski, Maryland; George Gelnovatch, Virginia; Schellas Hyndman, Southern Methodist; Dave Masur, St. Johnís; Mitch Murray, Santa Clara; John Rennie, Duke; Sigi Schmid, UCLA; Bret Simon, Creighton; Bob Warming, Saint Louis; Dean Wurzberger, Washington, Jerry Yeagley, Indiana.

Voting method: On each ballot, 25 points awarded for first place, 24 for second place, 23 for third, etc., to 1 point for 25th place.

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