NEB MGOLF: Huskers poised for Big Ten Championships

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The Nebraska men’s golf team heads to Newburgh, Ind., for the Big Ten Championships, Friday through Sunday.

Victoria National, a par-72, 7,242-yard layout, will host the 72-hole conference tournament. Live scoring will be provided by Golfstat.com.

The first 36 holes are scheduled for Friday beginning at 9 a.m. (CT) with a shotgun start. The third round is set for Saturday starting at 9 a.m., and Sunday’s final round will begin at 8 a.m.

Mike Colgate, who has started every tournament this season, will represent the No. 1 spot for the Huskers this weekend. Colgate leads the team with a 74.00 stroke average over 28 rounds.

Justin Jennings has also played in every event this season and will play as the No. 2 for the Huskers. Jennings enters the Big Ten Championships with a 74.96 stroke average.

Jackson Wendling and Jace Guthmiller, who each led NU in its last outing, will be the Nos. 3 and 4, respectively, in the Husker lineup. The pair tied for 27th individually at the Hawkeye Invitational last weekend.

Sean Song will be NU’s No. 5 golfer and holds a 77.36 stroke average over 28 rounds.

Big Ten Championships
Friday, April 22 – Sunday, April 24
Newburgh, Ind. – Victoria National
Par 72 – 7,242 yards

Live Scoring (Golfstat): http://bit.ly/20TZFNz

Format

  • Friday: 36 holes starting at 9 a.m. CT (Shotgun start)
  • Saturday: 18 holes starting at 9 a.m. CT (Shotgun start)
  • Sunday: 18 holes starting at 8 a.m. CT (Shotgun start)

Nebraska Lineup:
1. Mike Colgate
2. Justin Jennings
3. Jackson Wendling
4. Jace Guthmiller
5. Sean Song