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My Usual Game

An empirical proof of golf's superiority to tennis

Gary Levering, a lawyer and real-estate developer in Houston, died last year. He played on the golf team at Northwestern from 1957-’61 (photo below, courtesy of Northwestern Athletics), and once he’d established himself in his...
Friday, 2/27/2015 at 11:00AM
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Was Tiger intimidating? Haney says no, Faldo yes

(Getty Images photo) By John Strege Tiger Woods' former coach Hank Haney brought up an old debate Tuesday, about whether Woods once benefitted from an intimidation factor. "I didn't buy into that when people...
Wednesday, 3/12/2014 at 11:57AM
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U.S. Amateur champ Matt Fitzpatrick leaving Northwestern

By Ryan HerringtonReigning U.S. Amateur champion Matt Fitzpatrick's college career will be remembered as short, if not successful. After enrolling as a freshman at Northwestern in September and posting three top-20 finishes in five fall...
Thursday, 1/9/2014 at 12:08PM
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Illinois men keep Big Ten streak alive

By Ryan HerringtonLed by reigning NCAA champion Thomas Pieters, Illinois won its fifth-straight Big Ten men's title, outpacing Minnesota by nine strokes at French Lick (Ind.) Resort's Pete Dye course. The Fighting Illini became only...
Sunday, 4/28/2013 at 5:50PM
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USC women's next to claim No. 1 ranking

USC's victory at the Stanford Intercollegiate left an impression among the voters for the Golf World/WGCA women's coaches poll. The Trojans followed up two earlier third-place finishes with the win in Palo Alto to help...
Thursday, 11/1/2012 at 9:36AM
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Illini looking to end Big Ten match play woes

For the fourth straight year, the Illinois men enter the Big Ten Match Play Championship as the No. 1 seed. Still, the Fighting Illini are searching for victory in the tournament, having finished fourth, fifth...
Friday, 2/10/2012 at 8:50AM
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3 questions entering Day 3 of Women's regionals

1. Is North Carolina turning itself into a sleeper NCAA Championship pick?The Tar Heels victory at the ACC Championship wasn't a complete shock, but after having finishing inside the top 10 only three times since...
Saturday, 5/7/2011 at 8:14AM
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Golf World's college players of the week

MENEric Chun, NorthwesternThe junior improved his career record in the Big Ten Match Play Championship to 10-0-1 with by post three straight individual victories at PGA National GC's Champions Course last weekend, including a 3...
Monday, 2/14/2011 at 7:11AM
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Mid-season Awards: Most Improved

Improvement is what every coach and player are looking for. Here's a glance at some individuals who really raised their games this fall.MOST IMPROVED PLAYERMENJarred Bossio, IdahoIn the 69 rounds of college golf that the...
Sunday, 11/21/2010 at 9:00AM
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N'western's Chun qualifies for British Open

The folks in Evanston, Ill., spent a late night/early morning trying to get news on whether Northwestern sophomore Eric Chun had claimed one of the four spots being awarded into the British Open from the...
Thursday, 3/11/2010 at 7:42AM
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