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Nebraska Cruises To Victory In Big 12 Fall Preview

Lady Raiders finish eighth; Lowrance ties for 15th

COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Nebraska, after leading by 25 strokes after the first two rounds, cruised to an 18-shot victory over host Texas A&M in the Big 12 Fall Preview women's golf tournament.

Nebraska, firing rounds of 300-296-313, placed three players among the top 10 in the first-ever Big 12 Conference event. Hanna Nyquist paced Nebraska with rounds of 77-70-77=224 to finish third on the par-72, 6,130-yard Pebble Creek Country Club.

Nebraska's three-round 909 easily outdistanced A&M's 927. Missouri was third at 938, Kansas State fourth at 940 and Oklahoma State fifth at 943. Texas Tech finished eighth at 950.

Baylor's Mary Coleman Hornsby won a playoff for medalist honors after rounds of 76-74-73. She defeated A&M's Jamie Hullett, who fired rounds of 73-77-73. Tech's Brooke Lowrance tied for 15th at 233, shooting rounds of 84-74-75. Texas' Kelli Kuehne tied for 20th with rounds of 80-77-79.

Other Tech finishers included Tamara Parker who tied for 25th, Beth Covington in a tie for 32nd, Amy Marsh at a tie for 41st and Kristin Kight, who finished 55th.

Nebraska      300-296-313=909
Texas A&M     314-308-305=927
Missouri      310-309-319=938
Kansas State  327-301-312=940
Oklahoma St.  318-315-310=943
Texas         318-313-315=946
Kansas        318-316-315=949
Texas Tech    323-310-317=950
Baylor        319-321-322=962
Oklahoma      318-323-323=964
Iowa State    318-337-329=984
Colorado      329-335-326=990

Brooke Lowrance    84-74-75=233	t15
Tamara Parker      77-81-80=238	t25
Beth Covington     83-77-80=240	t32
Amy Marsh          79-78-85=242	t41
Kristin Kight      86-83-82=251	55

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