BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) SMU’s Bryson DeChambeau won the NCAA individual golf title Monday and Illinois topped the eight team match-play qualifiers.
DeChambeau closed with a 1-under 71 for a one-stroke victory over Washington’s Pan Cheng-Tsung at The Concession Golf Club. DeChambeau finished at 8-under 280.
Pan had a 67. Vanderbilt’s Hunter Stewart and Illinois’ Thomas Detry tied for third at 6 under. Steward shot a 68, and Detry had a 70.
Illinois finished at 3-under 1,155. Vanderbilt qualified second at 5 over, followed by Georgia and Texas at 6 over, Southern California at 9 over, South Florida at 16 over, LSU at 17 over, and UCLA at 20 over.