NCAA Championship Teams Announced

By Golf Channel DigitalMay 11, 2004, 4:00 pm
College CentralINDIANAPOLIS, Ind. --The NCAA Division I Mens Golf Committee has selected the teams and individuals that will participate in the 2004 NCAA Division I Mens Golf Championships.
NCAAThe championships will be conducted June 1-4 at Cascades Golf Course, The Homestead in Hot Springs, Virginia. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is the host institution for this years championships.
Three regional tournaments, encompassing the current nine regions, will be conducted May 20-22. A total of 27 teams and six individuals have been selected for each regional competition with 10 teams and two individuals advancing from each regional to the championships finals.
Listed below are the teams and individuals selected to participate in the championships. Teams winning automatic qualification are designated by their conferences in parentheses.
Yale Golf Course in New Haven, Connecticut
Hosted by Yale University
Teams (seeded in the following order):

2.Clemson (Atlantic Coast)
3.Georgia (SEC)
4.Georgia Tech
5.South Carolina
6.Augusta State
7.Wake Forest
10.North Carolina
12.Georgia State
13.Jacksonville State (Ohio Valley)
14.North Carolina State
18.Georgia Southern
19.Penn State
22.Rhode Island (Atlantic 10)
26.Army (Patriot)
27.Long Island (Northeast)
1.Lars Brovold, Alabama
2.Billy Hurley, Navy
3.Gareth Maybin, South Alabama
4.Ryan Stinnett, Virginia Tech
5.Robert Dinwiddie, Tennessee State
6.Matt Johnson, Winthrop

Birck Boilermaker Golf Course in West Lafayette, Indiana
Hosted by Purdue University
Teams (seeded in the following order):

1.Oklahoma State
2.Texas (Big 12)
11.Southern Methodist (WAC)
12.Texas Tech
13.Kansas State
15.Texas A&M
18.Ohio State (Big Ten)
20.Kent State
21.Wichita State (Missouri Valley)
24.Notre Dame (Big East)
25.Princeton (Ivy)
26.Western Illinois (Mid-Continent)
27.Jackson State (SWAC)
1.Mike Mezei, Texas-San Antonio
2.Tom Johnson, Northwestern
3.Jeremy Lyons, Iowa State
4.Zach Mowbray, Houston
5.Zach Atkinson, North Texas
6.Brandon Brown, Eastern Kentucky

Crosswater Club at Sunriver Resort in Sunriver, Oregon
Hosted by University of Portland
Teams (seeded in the following order):

2.Arizona State
3.Arizona (Pac-10)
4.Southern California
5.Brigham Young
9.New Mexico (Mountain West)
10.Pepperdine (West Coast)
11.Colorado State
12.Toledo (MAC)
14.UCF (Atlantic Sun)
15.San Diego State
17.North Carolina-Wilmington (Colonial)
18.Furman (Southern)
20.New Mexico State (Sun Belt)
21.UC Riverside
22.UC Irvine
23.Coastal Carolina (Big South)
24.Long Beach State (Big West)
25.Louisiana-Monroe (Southland)
26.Loyola (Maryland) (Metro Atlantic)
27.Wright State (Horizon)
1.Matt Kodama, Hawaii
2.Travis Bertoni, Cal Poly
3.Graham DeLaet, Boise State
4.Chad Spencer, Fresno State
5.Joe Lanza, St. Marys (California)
6.Garrett Clegg, Utah

Conferences receiving automatic qualification into the 2004 NCAA Division I Mens Golf Championships are: Atlantic Coast Conference, Atlantic Sun Conference, Atlantic 10 Conference, Big East Conference, Big South Conference, Big Ten Conference, Big 12 Conference, Big West Conference, Colonial Athletic Association, Conference USA, Horizon League, Ivy Group, Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, Mid-American Conference, Mid-Continent Conference, Missouri Valley Conference, Mountain West Conference, Northeast Conference, Ohio Valley Conference, Pacific-10 Conference, Patriot League, Southeastern Conference, Southern Conference, Southland Conference, Southwestern Athletic Conference, Sun Belt Conference, West Coast Conference and Western Athletic Conference.
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