Men's golf finishes second at Sun Belt Championship
Blue Raiders will learn postseason fate on May 9April 25, 2012 · Athletic Communications
The Blue Raiders concluded the event at 17-over, eight strokes off the pace of champion North Texas.
Green finished second in the 55-player field at one-over, earning All-Sun Belt honors for the third consecutive season. The senior tallied four birdies in the round, and ended three strokes shy of the individual crown, which was taken home by NT's Ty Spinella.
Brett Patterson also picked up all-conference honors, shooting a two-over 74 to end in a tie for fourth at three-over. The sophomore did most of his damage on Wednesday on the back nine, racking up four birdies over the final seven holes.
Andrew Cho recorded his best round of the event with a 74, ending the event 38th at 19-over.
MT will now await to learn of its NCAA Tournament fate next month. Official announcement of the 2012 regional field will take place on May 9.
TEAM SCORES 1. North Texas - 298-282-293=873 (+9) 2. Middle Tennessee - 298-289-294=881 (+17) 3. Louisiana - 311-288-293=892 (+28) 4. UALR - 308-293-297=892 (+28) 5. South Alabama - 306-300-295=901 (+37) 6. Troy - 317-294-299=910 (+46) 7. Denver - 321-291-302=914 (+50) 8. Florida Atlantic - 316-300-310=926 (+62) 9. ULM - 327-297-304=928 (+64) 10. WKU - 321-314-294=929 (+65) 11. Arkansas State - 314-303-313=930 (+66)
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