Tigers lead league for second-straight year
Steve Lee, Grant Milner and Will Pearson named All-America Scholars
Memphis has C-USA best four student-athletes receive distinction
Tigers finish ninth with a 4-under-par 860
Tigers begin final round tomorrow at 8:25 a.m. PDT
Spring 2013: Named to the Conference USA All-Academic Team ... Led the team with a 73.8 scoring average ... Competed in all eight tournaments ... Had two top-10 finishes and three top-20 finishes ... Tied for sixth at the C-USA Championships with a 1-under-par 215 (69-71-75) ... Tied for eighth at the Memphis Intercollegiate with rounds of 80-78-67 for a 225 (+9) to help the Tigers claim third ... The 67 tied his lowest round of the season ... Competed in his third NCAA Regional, tying for 52nd with a 4-over-par 220 (73-76-71) ... Had rounds of 71-76-73 at the Mobile Bay Intercollegiate for a 220 (+4).
Fall 2012: Named Conference USA Men's Golfer of the Week on Oct. 17 after winning the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate with scores of 67-67-73 to total 206 (-10) ... His 54-hole score of 206 tied him for sixth in school history while his 36-hole score of 134 placed him second in the record books ... His performance helped the team finish fourth and defeat three top-40 opponents ... Competed in all five tournaments for the Tigers ... Tied for eighth at the Shoal Creek Intercollegiate with scores of 71-71-74 for an even-par 216.
Spring 2012: Played in all but one tournament as Memphis made its run to the NCAA Championships ... Best performance came at the Louisiana Classics, where he posted scores of 69-70-75 to finish in a tie for 10th ... Also had a strong showing at the Memphis Intercollegiate with a 15th-place finish on the heels of rounds of 78-77-70 ... Helped Memphis to its first Conference USA Championship title with rounds of 69-73-72 at Texarkana Country Club ... Helped Memphis advance out of the NCAA Bowling Green Regional with a tournament total of 233 ... Posted scores of 73-83-79 to finish 148th at the NCAA Championships.
Fall 2011: Played in one tournament, posting scores of 80-74-77 to finish in a tie for 56th at the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate.
Spring 2011: One of only three Tigers to compete in all 12 tournaments ... Held a 74.1 scoring average in 35 rounds played ... Started the spring with a 41st-place showing behind rounds of 77-75-73 at the Mobile Bay Intercollegiate ... Finished 51st with a 54-hole total of 226 in the Louisiana Classics ... Posted scores of 77-74-72 en route to a 28th-place finish in the Linger Longer Invitational ... Fired his best round of the season (67) en route to a 35th-place finish at the BancorpSouth Intercollegiate ... Turned in the best finish of his career (14th) behind scores of 70-74-70 at the River Landing Intercollegiate ... Performance helped Memphis to a tournament total of 848, its season low ... Fired rounds of 71-78-73 to finish 30th individually and help Memphis to a second-place finish at the C-USA Championship ... Tied for 53rd with scores of 75-75-78 at the NCAA Central-Indiana Regional.
Fall 2010: Made his collegiate debut at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate and fired rounds of 75-68-70 to land in a tie for 20th ... Finished tied for 41st after three-straight 73s at the Mason Rudolph Championship ... Performance helped lead Memphis to its first team title since 2008 ... Tied for 44th at the Wolfpack Intercollegiate with a 54-hole total of 223 (79-71-73) ... Tied with teammate Steve Lee at the Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate with rounds of 78-71-72 ... Finished 57th at the Memphis Intercollegiate.
Prior to Memphis
Prep: Named the 2008 Knoxville News Sentinel Golfer of the Year ... Ranked as the 79th-best player in the country in the 2009 class by Junior Golf Scoreboard ... Held a 2008 high school scoring average of 70.8 ... Finished fifth in both the 2008 Tennessee State High School Championship and the 2008 Tennessee Junior Amateur ... Also finished fourth in the 2008 AJGA Stanford Financial Junior in Memphis.
Born on Mar. 29 in Knoxville, Tenn. ... Son of Cindy Briggs and John Milner.