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Illinois women's golf improves, finishes eighth at 3M Augusta Invitational

By Benjy Sabitt

March 14, 2016

Tweet: The Illini finished the first of three tournament they will play in the next three weeksThe Illinois women’s golf team wrapped up play at the 3M Augusta Invitational on Saturday afternoon, finishing eighth out of a field of 16.JTThe final round was played directly after the second round ...

Trip to Augusta memorable for Illini men’s golfers

By Drake Pena

April 30, 2015

The first weekend of April was a time of intense competition for the Illinois men’s golf team. The Illini were playing in the 3M Augusta Invitational and had recently lost its national No. 1 rankings. It was a time for the team to hone its game and prepare for the upcoming postseason. The team finish...

No. 3 ranked Illinois concludes strong weekend with second-place finish.

By Drake Pena

April 6, 2015

The Illinois men’s golf team shot a combined 841 (-23) to cap off a successful showing at the 3M Augusta Invitational in Augusta, Georgia, finishing second in a field of 15 Sunday. In a group that included No. 2 Texas, and No. 25 New Mexico, Illinois showed why it’s considered among the elite teams ...

No. 2 Illinois Looks to regain top ranking

By Drake Pena

April 2, 2015

For the first time this season, the Illinois men’s golf team is no longer at the top of the collegiate rankings. The Illini now rank second behind Valspar Collegiate Invitational winner, Florida State — the Illini finished seventh in the field of 13. But head coach Mike Small is not bothered by ...