Golf - Archives 2016-17
Fredrik Nilehn (Texas Tech) and Linnea Johansson (Oklahoma State) earn the season's first Golfer of the Month Awards after posting a strong start in September.
Ten current Big 12 golfers competed in the World Amateur Team Championship in Maya Riviera, Mexico.
Texas Tech's Fredrik Nilehn opens the 2016-17 season No. 5 on Golfweek's Haskins Award watch list, presented annually to college golf's most outstanding player.
Texas has been ranked No. 1 in the preseason Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll, after receiving 16 of the 25 first place votes. Oklahoma State, Oklahoma and Baylor also made the cut among the top teams.
Oklahoma sophomore Brad Dalke was the runner up in the 116th U.S. Amateur Championship held August 15-21. Twenty-two other Big 12 student-athletes competed alongside him.