El Paso, Texas Kansas University’s Logan Philley shot 2-under par in the morning and 4-under in the afternoon for a two-round score of 138 to put himself in a tie for seventh place Friday at the UTEP Price’s Give ’Em Five Golf Invitational on Friday at the Butterfield Trail Golf Club.
Philley’s 70-68—138 put him two strokes behind four co-leaders at 136.
Kansas teammate Ben Welle shot 69-70—139 and was in a six-way tie for 10th.
Other KU scores: Chase Hanna, tied for 24th, 143; Connor Peck, tied for 32nd, 145; and Jackson Foth, tied for 40th, 152.
As a team, Kansas is tied for fourth at 565. New Mexico State leads the team race with 551.
The tournament will conclude with 18 holes today.