Tulsa Men Golfers in Fourth at 2013 Desert Shootout
March 22, 2013
GOODYEAR, Ariz. - The Tulsa men's golf team is tied for fourth place heading into the final round of the 2013 Desert Shootout, while low-scorer Matt Mabrey is tied for seventh after two rounds at the par-71 Palm Valley Golf Course.
The Golden Hurricane carded a 290 on Friday to total 564 for the first two rounds, and sits five strokes off the lead. Mabrey shot a 70 in Round 2 for a two-round 3-under par 139.
Chris Worrell shot 73 in the second round to tie for 13th with a 139, while Colton Staggs and Logan McCracken are tied for 21st with two-round totals of 142. Staggs shot a 74 and McCracken shot a 73 on Friday. Mark Mumford carded a 74 in Round 2 to total a 146 in the first two rounds, and sits tied for 51st place.
Tulsa is tied with Wichita State, one stroke behind third-place Baylor (563), and three strokes behind Illinois (560). BYU holds the team lead with a two-round 559.
Individually, Wichita State's Hunter Sparks holds a two-stroke lead after shooting identical rounds of 66 Thursday and Friday to total 132 for the tournament.
The final round takes place on Saturday.
Team Results 1. BYU 275-284=559 2. Illinois 282-278=560 3. Baylor 283-280=563 4. Tulsa 274-290=564 Wichita State 283-281=564 6. Denver 280-285=565 7. Colorado State 280-286=566 8. Nebraska 285-282=567 9. Idaho 282-287=569 10. Air Force 286-287=573 11. Kansas 291-283=574 Southern Utah 280-294=574 13. New Mexico State 286-290=576 14. Kansas State 288-294=582 15. Boise State 286-297=583 16. Wyoming 293-297=590
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