Men's Golf

Big 12 honors 50 KU freshmen

Fifty Kansas University freshmen were named to the All-Big 12 Rookie Team, the league announced Thursday.

Ailing Woodland hospitalized

Gary Woodland has been admitted to a local hospital and diagnosed with a virus after playing in the first round of the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay.

Kansas athletes compile 3.0 GPA

More than half of Kansas University’s student-athletes on active rosters recorded a grade-point average of 3.0 or higher, and 31 had a perfect 4.0 as the department recorded a combined GPA of 3.0 for the spring semester.

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Column: Despite odds, Open in reach for Gary Woodland

I think Gary Woodland is the best bet on the board at 100/1 odds to win the U.S. Open, which begins Thursday at Chambers Bay in Seattle. By Tom Keegan

KU golfer Hanna takes Challenge

Kansas University men’s golfer Chase Hanna shot a 1-under 69 to edge Tom Watson by a stroke to win the Watson Challenge on Sunday at Mission Hills Country Club.

KU golf notes: Woodland ties LCC record of 61

Plenty of former and current members of the Kansas University golf team were doing big things on various golf courses Sunday. By Tom Keegan

Woodland scores ace at Byron Nelson

Former Kansas University golfer Gary Woodland had a hole-in-one on the par-4-turned-par 3- 14th hole in the AT&T Byron Nelson on Friday at the saturated TPC Four Seasons.

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The right approach: Gary Woodland wisely picks his spots

Our local touring PGA player can be a frustrating guy to follow. By Tom Keegan

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Gary Woodland falls to Rory McIlroy in WGC Match Play Championship

Rory McIlroy didn't need another comeback to win the Match Play Championship. Three times in the last three days, McIlroy had to rally from a late deficit to reach the championship match Sunday at TPC Harding Park. He removed any suspense by winning four straight holes against an errant Gary Woodland and never looked back.

KU men’s golfers eighth at Big 12

Freshman Daniel Hudson and sophomore Chase Hanna fired rounds of 3-over 73 to guide Kansas University’s men’s golf team to an eighth-place finish Wednesday at the Big 12 Championship.

KU’s Welle 16th, but team in 8th

Kansas University junior Ben Welle is in 16th place, but KU men’s golf is next-to-last after Tuesday’s round of the Big 12 Championship at Southern Hills Country Club.

KU men’s golfers eighth at Big 12

With two Jayhawks in the top-20, the Kansas men’s golf team sits in eighth after Day One at the Big 12 Championship at Southern Hills Country Club.

KU men’s golf sixth at Hawkeye

Three Kansas University golfers placed in the top 20, and the Jayhawks were sixth in the team race at the Hawkeye Invitational, which concluded Sunday at Finkbine Golf Course.

Hanna tied for 8th; KU men’s golf in sixth

Kansas University sophomore Chase Hanna shot rounds of 70 and 71 to end up tied for eighth place at 3-under par after Day One of the Hawkeye-Great River Entertainment Invitational on Saturday.

Big 12 honors 10 KU golfers

Ten Kansas University golfers were named to the Academic All-Big 12 teams, the conference announced Friday.