The Daily Illini

Illini men’s golf breaks record, repeat as Louisiana Classics champions

By Dan Bernstein

March 12, 2014

The Illinois men’s golf team was able to prove why it’s the No. 6 team in the nation this week, as it defended its title at the 54-hole Louisiana Classics tournament in Lafayette, La., to a field of 12 teams. While winter weather in Champaign has prevented the team from practicing outside this y...

Illini men’s golf struggles, fails to repeat as champions

By Dan Bernstein

February 17, 2014

In match play, you need to make birdies.  The Illinois men’s golf team was incapable of doing that this weekend at the par-72 Concession Golf Club in Bradenton, Fla. The Illini failed to repeat as Big Ten Match Play Champions, as the team finished seventh out of 12 Big Ten teams. “We did not go d...

Illini men’s golf looks to repeat at Big Ten Match Play Championships

By Dan Bernstein

February 14, 2014

The 7,470 yard, par-72 Concession Golf Course in Bradenton, Fla., is not by any means an easy course. The course, designed by Jack Nicklaus and Tony Jacklin, holds the highest slope rating by the United States Golf Association at 155 (slope rating measures the difficulty of courses based on speed of g...