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Illinois men's golf coach Mike Small teaching himself, players

By Ryan Wilson

February 3, 2016

Illinois men’s golf head coach Mike Small turns 50 in March, but he still has some competitive gas in his tank. Not only for his golf career, but for everything he’s involved in.“He’s sneaky good at about everything,” assistant coach Zach Barlow said. “You don’t want to take him on in too many t...

Illinois men’s golf using Tinervin Cup as baseline

By Ryan Wilson

January 29, 2016

Tweet: @IlliniMGolf to open spring season, but that’s not their focusCheck out the Radio Preview from Marc Ramm hereAbout 5 feet in front of all the trophies in Illinois golf history, Zach Barlow sat in a leather chair in the barn-shaped portion of the Demirjian Golf Practice Facility. He leans forward, looking down at his putter, which swung like a pendulum in front of his bent knees. “We have a target on our ba...