Men's Golf

San Francisco failed to monitor its golf program

San Francisco failed to monitor its golf program, allowing two former head coaches to engage in recruiting violations.

Substitutions OK’d for DI Men’s Golf Championships

Substitutions will be allowed in stroke play and match play during the regionals and finals of the Division I Men’s Golf Championships, effective in the spring of 2018.

Utah Valley University’s Men’s Golf Team

Under the leadership of head coach Chris Curran, the Utah Valley’s men’s golf team has solidified a culture of academic and athletic excellence. During his tenure, Curran’s emphasis on academics first has taken the team from an 875 APR to four straight years of a perfect 1000 APR. The team has boasted an average GPA of over a 3.4 for three consecutive years. While excelling in the classroom, the golf team also won the Loyola Invitational in 2015 and the Pat Hicks Invitational in 2016.

About the Team

Head coach: Chris Curran (7th season)

Accolades: Team GPA above 3.4 for three consecutive years; 2 DI All-American Scholars (GPA ≥ 3.20); 6 straight seasons of GCAA All-Academic Team Honors (GPA ≥ 3.0)

“This team sets a high standard and represents the very core of what the Accelerating Academic Success Program (AASP) is about. They are a prime example of how important a head coach is to positively shifting the culture and raising expectations within an athletic program,” said Tiese Roxbury, NCAA assistant director of research, assessment and academic success.4

NCAA, Golf Channel extend agreement

The NCAA and Golf Channel have jointly announced a long-term extension for live coverage of the NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Golf Championships.


A dropped ball, a midtournament swim and a test of resolve for a Jacksonville golfer.

A Masterful Debut

Toto Gana’s first semester of college has not exactly been par for the course. This week, the Lynn freshman will be at Augusta National Golf Club for the 81st edition of the Masters Tournament.

Super regional format added to DI tennis

A super regional format is coming to the Division I Men’s and Women’s Tennis Championships in 2019.

Enhancements at Division I championships scheduled

Enhancements to Division I championships to improve the experience for student-athletes and their families will start being implemented during the 2016-17 academic year.

Former Lamar head men’s golf coach acted unethically

A former Lamar University head men’s golf coach acted unethically when he provided three student-athletes with a total of $15,500 in impermissible benefits to increase the amount of their scholarships


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