Cory Gaylord
Cory  Gaylord

RS Senior

Memphis, Tenn.

High School:
Houston High School

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 190


Tiger 3.0 Club (Fall 2012); Dean's List (Fall 2012)


Tigers Finish Sixth at Spring Opener

Perrot finishes in tie for fourth individually


Tigers Rally in Round Two in Mobile

Perrot tied for fourth heading into final round


Tigers Set to Open Spring Schedule

Memphis Golf begins 2015 in Mobile


Men's Golf Wraps Up Fall Schedule at Bridgestone Golf Collegiate

Senior Cory Gaylord finished in the top-10 with a one-under 215 for the tournament.


Tigers in Third at Bridgestone Golf Collegiate

The University of Memphis men's golf team sits in a tie for third place at the Bridgestone Golf Collegiate after shooting a 296-294 in the first two rounds at Grandover Resort


2014 Memphis Men's Golf Intercollegiate

Photos from the third round of the 2014 Memphis Men's Golf Intercollegiate at Colonial Country Club on Sept. 16.

Photo Gallery


  • C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll (2011-13)


SPRING 2014: Competed in eight tournaments ... Had a 72.1 stroke average ... Finished with the lowest score on the team in six-of-eight spring tournaments ... Finished in the top ten on four separate occasions ... Carded his career-best finish at the Memphis Intercollegiate (third) with scores of 70-70-78--218 (+2) ... Fired three rounds under 70, including matching a career-best 67 at the Western Intercollegiate

FALL 2013: Competed four times, with all rounds counting toward the teams score ... Placed 16th at the Bridgestone Golf Classic after firing rounds of 74 and 71 ... Turned in a top-20 performance at the Shoal Creek Intercollegiate, helping Memphis claim the team title by six strokes.


Spring 2013: Competed in eight tournaments for Memphis ... Had a 74.9 scoring average on the season ... Had his best finish come at the Memphis Intercollegiate where he tied for 19th with scores of 77, 79 and 72 for a 228 (+12) ... Tied for 23rd at the NCAA West Regional with a 2-under-par 214 (67-76-71), his best score of the season ... Had his low round of the season come in the first round of the regional with a 67.

Fall 2012: Competed three times for the Tigers during the fall season, once as an individual ... Helped the team defeat three top-40 programs at the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate with scores of 73-74-71 to tie for 23rd with a 218 (+2) ... Totaled 228 (+12) at the Turning Stone Tiger Intercollegiate and the Wolfpack Intercollegiate.


Spring 2012: Competed in two events as an individual, first turning in a 26th-place showing at the Mobile Bay Intercollegiate Individual Tournament ... Posted scores of 78-86-81 to finish tied for 63rd while playing as an individual in the Memphis Intercollegiate.

Fall 2011: Finished the fall with a scoring average of 73.3 and a low round of 68 ... Made a strong collegiate debut at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate while competing as an individual ... Posted rounds of 68-69-68 to finish third in the event ... His 54-hole score of 205 ties for the third lowest in program history ... Helped Memphis to a fifth-place finish at the Mason Rudolph Championship with scores of 72-76-69 and a 28th-place individual showing ... Posted a tournament-total of 238 in the Wolfpack Intercollegiate as the Tigers claimed the team title.



Prior to Memphis

Prep: A four-year team captain for coaches Kevin Gaylord and Steve Bell at Houston High School ... A four-time all-region selection and a two-time state champion during his prep career ... Shot a career-low 71-67 at the 2007 Tennessee State Championships ... A multi-sport athlete at Houston High, where he also earned two letters on the soccer team ... Led the Mustangs to a 2008 soccer state runner-up finish.


Son of Kevin and Rika Gaylord ... Born in Memphis, Tenn. ... Was a member of many academic clubs while in high school, including the National Honor Society, the BETA club and TEAMS Engineering.

Year Tourn. Rds Total Strokes 1st Rd Avg 2nd Rd Avg 3rd Rd Avg Tourn. Avg Round Avg Low Rd Top 20
2011-12 5 14 1,066 72.8 78.3 75.3 226.3 76.1 68 1
2012-13 11 33 2,470 74.4 75.9 74.3 224.5 74.9 67 1
Total 16 47 3,536 73.6 77.1 74.8 225.4 75.5 67 2
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