No. 29 Red Raiders Tee Off at Memphis Intercollegiate Monday|
The No. 29 Red Raiders tee off at the Memphis Intercollegiate Monday at 8 a.m.
March 24, 2013
LUBBOCK, Texas - The No. 29 Texas Tech men's golf team returns to the links Monday morning as the Red Raiders tee off at the 2013 Memphis Intercollegiate.
The tournament, hosted by The University of Memphis, will be played March 25-26 at the Colonial Country Club in Cordova, Tenn. (par 72 7,249).
This year's field includes four teams ranked in the current GolfStat.com Top 50 rankings. The No. 29 Red Raiders will be battling against its toughest foe No. 35 Vanderbilt, along with competitors No. 43 Ball State and No. 46 South Alabama rounding out the Top-50 competing in this week's tournament.
Texas Tech will rely on senior captain Finley Ewing IV who comes in to this week as the No. 22 ranked player in the country. Ewing leads the Red Raiders with a 71.33 stroke average over 24 rounds and has recorded five Top 5 finishes. He is coming off of a 3rd place finish at the Lampkin Grips San Diego Classic and looks to continue to climb the rankings at this week's Memphis Intercollegiate.
Texas Tech will play two rounds on Monday scheduled for 8 a.m. (CT). The third and final round will be held on Tuesday also at 8 a.m. (CT). For live coverage of the 2013 Memphis Intercollegiate, log onto www.golfstat.com.