2021-22 Bass Pro Shops School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia Pre-Season Poll: Top 25 Rankings

The Association of Collegiate Anglers, which operates the Bass Pro Shops School of the Year program presented by Abu Garcia, is excited to showcase the pre-season rankings for college bass fishing according to a voting poll of top coaches, schools, media personnel, and fishing industry personalities with experience in college fishing.

This poll is a one-of-a-kind poll, similar to rankings in other college sports, that will help kick off the season-long race for the prestigious School of the Year title.   Every day this week the ACA will count down and showcase teams that made it into the Top 25, and then in the near future, the first rankings for the 2021-22 season will be announced based on finishes during events this summer. Featured below are the Top 25 rankings from this poll, including other teams receiving votes.


Also receiving votes: 26) Georgia Southern University, 27) University of Alabama, 28) East Carolina University, 29) Lander University, 30) Louisiana State University – Shreveport, 31) Arkansas State University, 32) Tennessee Tech University, 33) Kent State University, 34) Kansas State University, 35) Western Kentucky University, 36) University of Louisiana – Monroe, 37) Troy University, 38) Texas State University, 39) University of Kentucky, 40) Georgetown College