Oklahoma State's men's golf team carded a final-round 295 total on Tuesday to finish in 11th place at the Ping/ Golfweek Preview at the Cascades Golf Course at The Homestead Resort.
The fourth-ranked Cowboys' 36-hole total of 591, 31-over-par, was one shot behind Arizona State and 19 off the pace set by tournament champion UCLA. The Bruins recorded a two-under 278 team total to finish one stroke ahead of Georgia Tech in the team race.
Individually, OSU freshman Tyler Leon led the way, posting a top-20 finish in his first collegiate outing. The Dallas, Texas, native followed up yesterday's round of 71 with a 74 to finish at 145, five-over, and tied for 20th place. UCLA's John Poucher claimed medalist honors with a two-under total of 138 and was one of just two players to break par.
Sophomore Chris Clarke remained in a tie for 28th place after carding a final round of 72 to come in tied with five other players at 146, while fellow sophomore Zack Robinson moved into a tie for 42nd place at nine-over after Tuesday's round of 73.
Junior Dayton Rose posted rounds of 75 and 76, respectively, to finish at 151, 11-over, and tied for 55th place. Junior Alex NorÃ©n rounded out the Cowboy lineup with a 77 to finish in 71st place with a 36-hole total of 157.
OSU will return to action on Oct. 6 when it travels to Glenview, Ill., to take part in the Windon Memorial.
Team Scores 1 UCLA 294-278Â 572 2 Georgia Tech 297-276Â 573 T3 Clemson 287-288Â 575 T3 Florida 292-283Â 575 5 Georgia 294-283Â 577 6 Augusta State 290-288Â 578 T7 UNLV 304-278Â 582 T7 Wake Forest 292-290Â 582 T7 North Carolina 291-291Â 582 10 Arizona State 298-292Â 590 11 Oklahoma State 296-295Â 591 12 Texas 296-296Â 592 13 Arizona 293-302Â 595 14 Auburn 306-296Â 602 15 Virginia Tech 308-302Â 610
Top Five and OSU Scores 1 John Poucher UCLA 70-68Â138 2 Kevin Silva North Carolina 68-71Â139 T3 Travis Johnson UCLA 72-68Â140 T3 Thomas Jordan Georgia Tech 71-69Â140 T5 Gregg Jones Clemson 69-72Â141 T5 Ryan Moore UNLV 77-64Â141 T5 Chez Reavie Arizona State 70-71Â141 T5 Kyle Reifers Wake Forest 69-72Â141 T20 Tyler Leon Oklahoma State 71-74Â145 T28 Chris Clarke Oklahoma State 74-72Â146 T42 Zack Robinson Oklahoma State 76-73Â149 T55 Dayton Rose Oklahoma State 75-76Â151 71 Alex NorÃ©n Oklahoma State 80-77Â157