Men's Golf preview: Bayou City Collegiate Championship
Feb. 20, 2013
WHERE: Redstone Golf Club (par 72, 6,982 yards)
WHEN: Friday, Feb. 22 - Sunday, Feb. 24
TEE TIMES: The first two rounds on Friday and Saturday will begin at 10 a.m. in a split-tee start off Nos. 1 and 10. The Longhorns are paired with Houston and Baylor on Friday in the first groups off the first tee. Sunday’s finale is slated for an 8:30 a.m. shotgun start.
THE TOURNAMENT FIELD (with six Top-50 Golfweek/Sagarin rankings noted): No. 37 Houston (co-host), No. 148 Rice (co-host), No. 40 Baylor, No. 74 Charlotte, No. 42 Chattanooga, No. 62 East Carolina, No. 141 Houston Baptist, No. 48 Indiana, No. 87 Lamar, No. 69 Louisiana Tech, No. 151 New Mexico State, No. 43 South Carolina, No. 2 TEXAS, No. 84 UT Arlington, No. 115 UTSA.
LIVE SCORING: Golfstat.com
No. 1 – Brandon Stone
No. 2 – Cody Gribble
No. 3 - Toni Hakula
· No. 84 Men’s Collegiate Individual per Golfweek/Sagarin Rankings
· 2011 Big 12 Conference Newcomer of the Year
No. 4 – Julio Vegas
No. 5 – Kramer Hickok
Individual – Brax McCarthy
LAST TIME OUT: The No. 2 Texas Men's Golf team (279-283-288=850, +14) finished tied for fourth place in its spring debut at the Amer Ari Invitational at Kings' Course in Waikoloa, Hawaii. Senior Cody Gribble and freshman Brandon Stone recorded the Longhorns' top individual finishes, as the duo shared fourth place at 8-under 208.