Sooners Ready for Puerto Rico Classic
February 20, 2010

Feb. 20, 2010

NORMAN, Okla.  -- The University of Oklahoma men's golf squad returns to action this week at the Puerto Rico Classic, held Feb. 21-23 at the par-72, 6,902-yard Rio Mar Country Club in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico.

The 54-hole event features 18 holes each day, commencing with a 6 a.m. (CT) shotgun start on Sunday and Monday, and a 5:30 a.m. (CT) shotgun start in Tuesday's final round.

The Sooners face 10 squads ranked in the latest Golfweek/Sagarin ratings, including top-ranked Oklahoma State and No. 10 Texas.  Other top-40 squads in the 15-team field are No. 12 Alabama, No. 19 Georgia Tech, No. 24 Georgia, No. 28 Clemson, No. 36 Kent State, No. 37 East Tennessee State, No. 40 Virginia Tech and No. 42 Michigan.

Oklahoma will utilize the same lineup it competed in the spring opener last week, featuring Ben Blundell, Ben Klaus, Liam Logan, Riley Pumphrey and Tyler Rody. 

Pumphrey paced the Sooners last week in a share of 22nd, highlighted by his hole-in-one during the second round. 
Results will be posted each evening to  | Tournament #6 - Puerto Rico Classic (Feb. 21-23, 2010)  

Ben Blundell
Tyler Rody
Ben Klaus
Riley Pumphrey
Liam Logan
Rowlett, Texas
Andover, Kan.
Edmond, Okla.
Georgetown, Texas
Ft. Worth, Texas
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Fired a 4-under-par 68 in final fall round at CordeValle.
Tied for 14th at rain-shortened Baylor Intercollegiate.
Vanderbilt transfer played final nine holes at -1 in OU debut in San Antonio.
Notched first collegiate ace in second round of last week's event.
Carded back-to-back 75s after opening with a 79 at Oak Hills last week.


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