ATLANTA – South Carolina finishes the 2022 season in the exact spot where they were in 2019: atop the final New Balance MCLA Division I Coaches Poll.
After repeating as national champions, the Gamecocks (17-3) grabbed all 23 first-place votes to sit at No. 1 by a comfortable margin.
Georgia Tech (16-4), which lost to South Carolina, 11-9, in the title game of the 2022 MCLA National Championships presented by New Balance, was slotted second.
Brigham Young (17-3), which advanced to the semis before getting bounced by the Gamecocks, finishes in third followed by Virginia Tech (15-2) and Clemson (15-5)
2022 Final New Balance MCLA Division I Coaches Poll
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Others receiving votes: Boise State (19), Michigan State (12), Georgia (9), Auburn (8), NC State (7), Simon Fraser (6), Dominican (5), LSU (5), New Hampshire (4), Texas A&M (4).