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.
 
EAST REGIONAL
Yale Golf Course in New Haven, Connecticut
Hosted by Yale University
 
Teams (seeded in the following order):

1.Florida
2.Clemson (Atlantic Coast)
3.Georgia (SEC)
4.Georgia Tech
5.South Carolina
6.Augusta State
7.Wake Forest
8.Duke
9.Tennessee
10.North Carolina
11.LSU
12.Georgia State
13.Jacksonville State (Ohio Valley)
14.North Carolina State
15.Alabama-Birmingham
16.Auburn
17.Vanderbilt
18.Georgia Southern
19.Penn State
20.Georgetown
21.Towson
22.Rhode Island (Atlantic 10)
23.Maryland
24.Binghamton
25.Yale
26.Army (Patriot)
27.Long Island (Northeast)
 
Individuals:
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
 

CENTRAL REGIONAL
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)
3.TCU (C-USA)
4.Minnesota
5.Oklahoma
6.Kentucky
7.Arkansas
8.Kansas
9.Tulsa
10.Colorado
11.Southern Methodist (WAC)
12.Texas Tech
13.Kansas State
14.Baylor
15.Texas A&M
16.Xavier
17.Illinois
18.Ohio State (Big Ten)
19.Purdue
20.Kent State
21.Wichita State (Missouri Valley)
22.Indiana
23.Lamar
24.Notre Dame (Big East)
25.Princeton (Ivy)
26.Western Illinois (Mid-Continent)
27.Jackson State (SWAC)
 
Individuals:
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
 

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

1.UCLA
2.Arizona State
3.Arizona (Pac-10)
4.Southern California
5.Brigham Young
6.California
7.UNLV
8.Washington
9.New Mexico (Mountain West)
10.Pepperdine (West Coast)
11.Colorado State
12.Toledo (MAC)
13.UTEP
14.UCF (Atlantic Sun)
15.San Diego State
16.Stanford
17.North Carolina-Wilmington (Colonial)
18.Furman (Southern)
19.Denver
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)
 
Individuals:
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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