NCAA tale of the tape: USC vs. LSU

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BRADENTON, Fla. – Southern Cal and LSU are the last teams standing after a marathon week at the NCAA Championship.

Live coverage begins at 11:30 a.m. ET on Golf Channel. 

Here is a tale of the tape between the two finalists at Concession: 

PAIRINGS 

10:30 a.m. ET: USC’s Rico Hoey (ranked 35th) vs. LSU’s Brandon Pierce (23rd)

10:40 a.m.: USC’s Bobby Gojuangco (188th) vs. LSU’s Ben Taylor (137th

10:50 a.m.: USC’s Sean Crocker (14th) vs. LSU’s Zach Wright (44th

11 a.m.: USC’s Jonah Texeira (91st) vs. LSU’s Eric Ricard (62nd)

11:10 a.m.: USC’s Eric Sugimoto (170th) vs. LSU’s Stewart Jolly (123rd


NATIONAL RANKING

USC: 13 

LSU: 9 


NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP TITLES 

USC: 0 

LSU: 4 (none since 1955) 


VICTORIES THIS SEASON

USC: 3

LSU: 4 


SEED AFTER 72 HOLES OF STROKE PLAY 

USC: 5

LSU: 7 


AVERAGE NATIONAL RANKING OF THE 5 STARTERS 

USC: 99.6 

LSU: 77.8


PERFORMANCE THIS WEEK

USC

  • Rico Hoey: T-43 (+8) in stroke play, 2-0 in match play
  • Bobby Gojuangco: T-33 (+6) in stroke play, 2-0 in match play
  • Sean Crocker: T-16 (+1) in stroke play, 1-1 in match play
  • Jonah Texeira: T-33 (+6) in stroke play, 0-0-2 in match play
  • Eric Sugimoto: T-29 (+5) in stroke play, 1-0-1 in match play

LSU 

  • Brandon Pierce: T-11 (E) in stroke play, 1-0-1 in match play
  • Ben Taylor: T-80 (+23) in stroke play, 2-0 in match play
  • Zach Wright: T-11 (E) in stroke play, 2-0 in match play
  • Eric Ricard: T-27 (+4) in stroke play, 1-0-1 in match play
  • Stewart Jolly: T-81 (+25) in stroke play, 0-2 in match play