Oct. 16, 2000

DURHAM, N.C. - In its final tournament of the fall season, the 19th-ranked University of Oklahoma men's golf team moved up two spots to finish in 15th place Monday at the Duke Golf Classic. The Sooners finished with an overall team score of 918 (+54). North Carolina State took home the team championship by shooting a 12-over 876.

Sophomore Matt Cohn led the way for OU tying for 10th. Cohn fired a final round 72 to end the tournament at four-over (220) to finish nine shots off of the lead. It was the third time Cohn finished in the top 10 for OU this season and the second time that he led the Sooners in scoring.

Sophomore John Kidwell carded a final round 75 to finish tied for 55th. Junior Cody Freeman shot a final round of 77 to finish tied for 67th with a score of 234. Rounding out the scores for OU was senior Kelsey Cline (84-78-75=237) and freshman Martin Flores (87-78-75=237).

OU begins its spring season in Hilo, Hawaii, at the Waikoloa Intercollegiate on Feb. 15-17.

Top Five Individuals

1. Brent Wanner, Wake Forest75-65-71 = 211 (-5)
2. Chris Mundorf, NC State72-73-68 = 213 (-3)
3. Corey Brigham, Maryland72-70-72 = 214 (-2)
T4. Matt Krauss, Duke76-72-67 = 215 (-1)
T4. Brendon De Jonge, Va Tech69-73-73 = 215 (-1)

Oklahoma Individual Scores

T10. Matt Cohn 72-76-72 = 220 (+4)
T55. John Kidwell 84-73-74 = 231 (+15)
T67. Cody Freeman 78-77-79 = 234 (+18)
T77. Kelsey Cline 84-78-75 = 237 (+21)
T81. Martin Flores 87-78-75 = 240 (+24)

Team Scores

1. North Carolina State301-285-290 = 876 (+12)
2. Augusta State292-294-294 = 880 (+16)
Duke301-290-289 = 880 (+16)
Virginia292-290-298 = 880 (+16)
5. Wake Forest308-282-291 = 881 (+17)
6. North Carolina300-293-293 = 886 (+22)
7. New Mexico296-301-294 = 891 (+27)
8. SMU302-299-300 = 901 (+37)
9. Virginia297-293-312 = 902 (+38)
10. Purdue310-298-297 = 905 (+41)
11. Florida Southern311-302-294 = 907 (+43)
12. Maryland313-297-299 = 909 (+45)
13. Tulsa307-301-303 = 911 (+47)
East Tennessee St.313-303-295 = 911 (+47)
15. Oklahoma318-303-295 = 918 (+54)
16. Virginia-Commonwealth325-294-301 = 920 (+56)
17. Ohio State305-312-306 = 923 (+59)
18. Old Dominion325-307-302 = 934 (+70)