Texas A&M, LSU share Aggie Invitational title
Sunday, April 6, 2014
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Texas A&M came back on its home turf to tie LSU and earn a joint win at the Aggie Invitational in Bryan, Texas.
The field struggled at Traditions Golf Club, with the winning teams finishing at 35-over 899. LSU's 5-over 293 on Saturday was the best round of the week.
Two Aggies finished in the top five. Greg Yates led the team with a runner-up finish at 1 under, and Ben Crancer finished in fourth at 3 over. LSU was led by Curtis Thompson, who finished in a tie for eighth.
Texas Tech finished in third 39 over and California and Oklahoma State tied for fourth at 42 over.
California senior Brandon Hagy took medalist honors, finishing at 4-under 212. Hagy shot rounds of 71, 70 and 71 in the tournament, beating out runner-up Greg Yates by three strokes. The victory was the third for Hagy this year and the fourth of his career. He has nabbed a top-five finish in nine of his past 11 events.
Both Texas A&M and LSU earned their first win of the year.