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ORU Shoots Under Par in Final Round at Mobile Sports Authority Invitational

ORU Shoots Under Par in Final Round at Mobile Sports Authority Invitational

The Basics
Event: Mobile Sports Authority Invitational
Location:
 Magnolia Grove Crossings Golf Course / Mobile, Ala.
Full Results: Mobile Sports Authority – Final Results

MOBILE, Ala. – The Oral Roberts men's golf team finished the third and final round at -1, 287, moving up to 13th place at the Mobile Sports Authority Invitational, Tuesday. ORU finished the tournament at 891 (306-298-287), while 29th-ranked Florida State won easily at 834 (280-278-276).

News and Notes
- ORU made a run mid-way through the final round, getting as low as -2 as a team in the final round.

- The final round 287 is the best round on a par 72 course this year, and the third best overall round, having shot a 281 and 285 on par 71 courses.

- Grayson Jones had the best round of the tournament for ORU, shooting 69 in the final round.

- ORU was one of seven teams to finish under par in Tuesday's final round.

- The Mobile Sports Authority Invitational field includes two teams ranked in the top 50 nationally, including day one leader Florida State who is 29th.

ORU Individual Results
T50 – Mike Biata – 77-74-74—225
T50 – Cody Burrows – 78-74-73—225
T50 – Jackson Howes – 79-75-71—225
T62 – Grayson Jones – 84-75-69—228
T62 – Josh Montgomery – 72-79-77—228

Team Results
1-Florida State – 280-278-276—834
2 – South Alabama – 287-287-276—850
3 – Western Kentucky – 291-279-288—858
4 – Illinois State – 299-286-282—867
5 – Kennesaw State – 295-294-281—870
6 – Notre Dame – 297-292-284—873
T7 – Jacksonville State – 297-292-295—884
T7 – Louisiana – 300-295-289—884
T7 – Richmond – 200-291-293—884
T10 – Nicholls State – 299-298-288—885
T10 – Central Arkansas – 295-289-301—885
12 – Louisiana Tech – 304-296-290—890
13 – ORU – 306-298-287—891
T14 – Samford – 302-302-290—894
T14 – Abilene Christian – 319-290-285—894
16 – Southern Miss – 307-295-300—902

Up Next
ORU will return to action March 9 at the Border Olympics at Laredo Country Club in Laredo, Texas.

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