Georgia State, USF’s Koepka win at AutoTrader.com
South Florida sophomore Chase Koepka won the AutoTrader.com Collegiate Classic on Tuesday to claim his second collegiate victory of the season.
Koepka, little brother of four-time European Challenge Tour winner Brooks, shot rounds of 68-69-69 at Berkeley Hills Country Club to finish with a 10-under 206 total for a two-stroke victory over Georgia State’s Tyler Gruca and Chattanooga’s Liam Johnston.
Koepka is No. 16 in the current Golfweek/Sagarin College Rankings.
Host Georgia State shot a final round 8-under 280 to win the team title in Duluth, Ga. The Panthers claimed a two-shot victory over South Florida. Their tournament total of 19-under 845 is a tournament record.
South Alabama (849) finished in third, followed by Chattanooga (855) and another shot back was Kentucky.