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Four former Illini golfers compete professionally over the weekend

Steve Stricker tees off on the 1st hole during the first round at the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial on Thursday, May 21, 2015, in Fort Worth, Texas. (Max Faulkner/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)

By Mike Gasick

March 28, 2016

Tweet: Former #Illini men's golfers in action over the weekend.Former Illinois Fighting Illini men's golfers were busy this past weekend. Thomas Pieters, ranked No. 56 by Official World Golf Ranking, competed in the World Golf Championships-Dell Match Play tournament in Austin, Texas, and we...

Former Illini participate at John Deere Classic

Illinois' Luke Guthrie tees off at hole 11, during the second day of the Illini Spring Classic, held at Stone Creek Golf Club in Urbana on Sunday Apr 17, 2011.

By Masaki Sugimoto

July 12, 2015

Several former Illini took part in the John Deere Classic at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Illinois. D.A. Points had one of the most notable activities before actual the competition happened. At the Pro-Am in Silvis a day before, Points played a few holes with Bill Murray. Points has golfed with t...

Illini’s Campbell looking to carry previous success into 2014-15

Brian Campbell is ranked the No. 3 golfer in the country.

By Lauren Mroz

September 30, 2014

Led by senior Brian Campbell, the Illinois men’s golf team moved to the No. 1 spot of Golfweek’s rankings after a dominant win over 15 teams at the Wolf Run Invitational held on Sept. 20-21. Following his first place performance, Campbell also jumped from 28th to third in the individual rankings...