Men's Golf Tied for 10th Through One
Feb. 28, 2003
BATON ROUGE, La. - The University of Memphis men's golf team is tied with Mississippi State for 10th overall following the first round of the LSU Spring Invitational. Host LSU is tied with Lamar with the team lead at 289, while Arkansas State's Wixson Huffstetler leads the individual competition with a six under par 66.
Memphis is being led by junior David Jeans. Jeans is tied for 13th after firing par in his opening round. Jeans shot 34 on the opening nine before a back nine 38 relegated him to a first round 72. Sophomore Allan Thomas is tied for 20th overall one stroke behind Jeans.
The course, a 7190 yard par-72 found 12 golfers firing under par, while seven were even through the first round. The competition continues Saturday and Sunday.
Team Scores 1. Louisiana State 289 Lamar University 289 3. Arkansas State 290 4. Coll of Charleston 291 5. Jacksonville State 292 South Alabama 292 7. South Florida 295 Furman 295 Middle Tennessee 295 10. Mississippi State 296 Memphis 296 12. UCF 297 13. UALR 301 UL-Lafayette 301 Tulane 301 Georgia Southern 301 Rhode Island 301 18. Maryland 303