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MGOLF: Illinois Wins Big Ten Championships

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Illinois won the Big Ten Men's Golf Championships on Sunday, shooting a 7-under 281 to clinch its third-straight and 10th overall conference title. The Fighting Illini took the lead in the second round of the championships and remained in front through the rest of the tournament, outshooting the rest of the field by 19 strokes at 8-over par. After matching Illinois with a 7-under 281 in round four, Northwestern took second place at 27-over, followed by Iowa (+29) in third, Ohio State (+38) in fourth and Indiana (+40) in fifth.

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MGOLF: Big Ten Championships Links

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Live updates throughout the Big Ten Men's Golf Championships can be found at Purdue's Championships Central page, on Twitter and on Golfstat.com. Click the below links for up to the minute information and results from the championships.


Twitter - @BigTenChamps

MGOLF: Big Ten Championships Preview

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The 2011 Big Ten Men's Golf Championships, hosted by Purdue University, are set to take place this weekend at Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex. The first round of the championships is set for Friday at 8 a.m. ET, with the second round following at 1 p.m. Saturday's third round begins at 9 a.m. ET, while the final round is slated for 8 a.m. on Sunday.

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MGOLF: Guthrie, Schenk Named Co-Golfer of the Week

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Illinois' Luke Guthrie and Purdue's Adam Schenk have been named Big Ten Men's Co-Golfer of the Week, the conference office announced on Wednesday. Guthrie tied for first at the Robert Kepler Intercollegiate, while Schenk took medalist honors at the Boilermaker Invitational.

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MGOLF: Weekend Schedule

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APRIL 23-24

#13 ILLINOIS at Robert Kepler Intercollegiate - Columbus, Ohio
#14 IOWA at Robert Kepler Intercollegiate - Columbus, Ohio
MINNESOTA at Robert Kepler Intercollegiate - Columbus, Ohio
#32 OHIO STATE at Robert Kepler Intercollegiate - Columbus, Ohio
PURDUE at Boilermaker Invitational - West Lafayette, Ind.
WISCONSIN at Robert Kepler Intercollegiate - Columbus, Ohio
Iowa's Vince India and Purdue's William Sjaichudin have been named Big Ten Men's Co-Golfer of the Week, the conference office announced on Wednesday. India shared medalist honors at the Hawkeye-TaylorMade Invitational, while Sjaichudin took first place at the Illini Spring Classic.

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MGOLF: Weekly Rankings

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The latest Golfweek/Sagarin men's golf top 50 rankings, released on Sunday night, feature four Big Ten teams. Illinois and Iowa lead the way, ranking 13th and 14th, respectively. Ohio State checks in at No. 32 nationally, while Indiana ranks 36th in the country. Iowa's Vince India and Illinois' Luke Guthrie and Scott Langley also appear in the individual top 50 nationally. India currently ranks seventh nationally, while Guthrie is the 26th-ranked golfer and Langley holds No. 50.

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MGOLF: Weekend Schedule

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APRIL 16-17

#12 ILLINOIS at Illini Spring Classic - Urbana, Ill.
INDIANA at Illini Spring Classic - Urbana, Ill.
#14 IOWA at Hawkeye TaylorMade/adidas Invitational - Iowa City, Iowa
#41 MICHIGAN at Illini Spring Classic - Urbana, Ill.
MICHIGAN STATE at Illini Spring Classic - Urbana, Ill.
MINNESOTA at Illini Spring Classic - Urbana, Ill.
NORTHWESTERN at Illini Spring Classic - Urbana, Ill.
#22 OHIO STATE at Illini Spring Classic - Urbana, Ill.
PENN STATE at Illini Spring Classic - Urbana, Ill.
#43 PURDUE at Illini Spring Classic - Urbana, Ill.
WISCONSIN at Illini Spring Classic - Urbana, Ill.
Illinois senior Scott Langley has been named a semifinalist for the Ben Hogan Award, given to the top college golfer in the country. Langley, the defending individual national champion, is one of 10 semifinalists for the award. The group will be narrowed down to three finalists on May 4, with the winner being announced on May 16 at the Hogan Award Banquet in Fort Worth, Texas.

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MGOLF: Indiana's Erdy Named Golfer of the Week

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David Erdy picks up Big Ten Men's Golfer of the Week laurels after pushing No. 34 Indiana to its third consecutive Hoosier Invitational title over the weekend. Erdy posted a 3-under 210 in the tournament, finishing just one stroke behind the leader.

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