Men's Golf

Mustangs Drop To Fifth On Day Two In Cabo

Go smu! Bryson Dechambeau
Go smu!
Bryson Dechambeau
Go smu!

March 3, 2014

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LOS CABOS, Mexico (SMU) - After beginning the day tied atop the leaderboard, the SMU Mustangs battled more wind and higher scores during round two on Monday, dropping into a tie for fifth overall at the Querencia Cabo Collegiate on Monday. Austin Smotherman carded a four-over par 75, but remained in the top 10.

Smotherman started the day in the lead group and was two-under for the round on the front nine, but he finished the back nine at six-over to slide into a tie for ninth overall. Bryson Dechambeau carded SMU's top round of the day, tallying a one-over 72. Ryan Burgess was also two-under through nine holes, but three straight bogeys on holes 13-15 dropped him out of the top 10.

Harry Higgs carded a four-over 75 and currently sits in a tie for 14th overall. Andrew Buchanan posted a 78 on day two, while Alex Higgs got a 77 and Maxime Blandin tallied an 86 as individuals.

Houston leads the tournament by four strokes over Baylor, who posted the best team round of the day at three-under par. Alabama is third, while Kentucky sits in fourth and Vanderbilt is tied with SMU for fifth. Houston's Roman Robledo leads all players at six-under par, while Baylor's Kyle Jones shot a 65 to climb up to second. Vanderbilt's Charlie Ewing is third, and Stewart Jolly of LSU and Robby Shelton of Alabama completed the top five.


 

 

The final round of the Querencia Cabo Collegiate will begin with a shotgun start at 7:30 a.m. local time tomorrow morning. Participants will continue to play in foursomes, with SMU grouped with Vanderbilt, LSU and Arkansas.


Pos. Natl. Rank Team to par thru today 1 2 Total
1 11 Houston 5 F   +1 288 285 573
2 28 Baylor 9 F   -3 296 281 577
3 1 Alabama 10 F  E 294 284 578
4 32 Kentucky 17 F   +3 298 287 585
T5 16 Vanderbilt 18 F   +6 296 290 586
T5 29 SMU 18 F   +14 288 298 586
7 31 LSU 22 F   +9 297 293 590
8 17 Arkansas 27 F   +12 299 296 595
9   Chattanooga 28 F   +5 307 289 596
T10   Mississippi 33 F   +12 305 296 601
T10   Lamar 33 F   +10 307 294 601
12   UT Arlington 35 F   +23 296 307 603
13   Coastal Carolina 39 F   +20 303 304 607
14   Abilene Christian 71 F   +34 321 318 639
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