Feb. 20, 2008
WAHIAWA, Hawaii - Led by Jay Moseley's 6-under 66, the Auburn men's golf
team fired a 10-under 278 in the first round of the John Burns
Intercollegiate at the par-72, 6,916-yard Leilehua Golf Course
Wednesday. The Tigers are tied for first with Arizona and San Diego
Moseley, who finished sixth in last year's John Burns, is tied for
first, with Arizona's Tarquin Macmanus and San Diego State's Johan
Carlsson. Senior Jamie Bowen
is tied for 18th with a 2-under 70. Senior
and junior Glenn Northcutt
carded 1-under 71s and are
tied for 30th. Junior Cole Moreland
shot a 1-over 73 and is tied for
"I am really proud of the way Jay finished," head coach Mike Griffin
said. "It's good to be on this side of the scoreboard. We need to come
back tomorrow and put together another solid round.""
No. 24 UNLV (279) and SMU (279) are tied for fourth followed by Texas
A&M (281), UTEP (281), Fresno State (283), California (284), Arkansas
(286), Denver (286), Nagoya (287), UC-Santa Barbara (288), San Jose
State (288), Long Beach State (289), New Mexico (290), BYU (291), Utah
(291), Hawaii (292), Nevada (292) and San Diego (295).
The tournament continues when the second round tees off with a shotgun
start Thursday at noon Central.