No. 1 Texas men’s golf leads by seven heading into final round at Big 12 Championship


No. 1 Texas men’s golf leads by seven shots heading into Sunday’s final round at the Big 12 Championship in Trinity, Texas.

The Longhorns entered Saturday’s third round with a seven-shot lead over No. 7 Oklahoma State. Each team posted 8-under par for the day, moving Texas up to 1-over for the tournament and Oklahoma State to 8-over.

Sophomore Doug Ghim fired a 5-under 67, the low round of the day for the Longhorns. Ghim sits in fifth at 3-under and three shots off the lead.

Junior Beau Hossler shot another even par 72 to finish the day in sixth and at 2-under.

Fellow junior Gavin Hall fired a 4-under 68, moving him to 3-over for the tournament and in 11th.

Sophomore Scottie Scheffler posted a 2-over 74 to finish the day at 4-over overall and in a tie for 12th.

Redshirt sophomore Taylor Funk rebounded with a 1-over 73 and is tied for 33rd at 14-over.

The Longhorns go for their fourth-straight Big 12 title on Sunday.