Hossler gets praise on Twitter after Western Am victory

Beau Hossler
Beau Hossler ( Alexander Fisher )

Saturday, August 2, 2014

CHICAGO – Less than two hours after Beau Hossler won the 112th Western Amateur, he was the talk of Twitter.

Hossler, a rising Texas sophomore, defeated San Diego State senior Xander Schauffele on Saturday at The Beverly Country Club, 2 up.

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First, it was former Texas Longhorn and now PGA Tour pro Jordan Spieth congratulating his friend:

Then it was former Longhorns football coach Mack Brown chiming in 10 minutes later – twice:

Finally, current teammate Gavin Hall made his mark on the Twitter-verse:

Must be nice, Beau.