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MGOLF: Weekly Rankings

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Illinois again leads the way for the seven Big Ten men's golf teams ranked in the Golfweek/Sagarin top 50 this week, checking in at No. 6. Iowa follows at No. 12, while No. 23 Ohio State, No. 28 Indiana, No. 32 Michigan, No. 33 Purdue and No. 37 Northwestern have also earned recognition. Six individual golfers have earned top-50 status as well, led by eighth-ranked Vince India of Iowa.

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MGOLF: This Week's Schedule

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MARCH 7-8

#6 ILLINOIS at Louisiana Classics Invitational - Lafayette, La.
#35 MICHIGAN at Fresno State Lexus Classic - Fresno, Calif.

MGOLF: Illinois' Guthrie Named Golfer of the Week

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Illinois' Luke Guthrie has been named Big Ten Men's Golfer of the Week, the conference office announced on Wednesday. Guthrie won his fourball and singles matches to help the sixth-ranked Illini take down Illinois State, 8.5-0.5, in the Tinervin Cup on Saturday.

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MGOLF: Weekly Rankings

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Seven Big Ten men's golf teams remain ranked in the Golfweek/Sagarin top 50, released on Sunday evening. Illinois moves up one spot to No. 6 this week, followed by No. 12 Iowa. Ohio State checks in at No. 24, while No. 29 Indiana, No. 33 Purdue, No. 35 Michigan and No. 36 Northwestern have each earned rankings in the top 40. Six individual Big Ten golfers also appear in the publication's top 50, led by Iowa's Vince India at No. 8.

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MGOLF: Weekend Schedule

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FEBRUARY 26

#7 ILLINOIS at Tinervin Cup - Placida, Fla.

FEBRUARY 28-29

#33 MICHIGAN at USC Collegiate Invitational - Westlake Village, Calif.

MGOLF: Indiana's Peaper Named Golfer of the Week

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Indiana's Brant Peaper reels in Big Ten Men's Golfer of the Week laurels for the first time in his career after earning medalist honors to lead the No. 27 Hoosiers to first place at the Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate. Peaper recorded a 3-under 213, posting a tournament-high 13 birdies to finish in first by seven strokes. 

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MGOLF: Four Named to Hogan Award Watch List

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Four Big Ten men's golfers have been named to the 2011 Ben Hogan Award watch list, announced over the weekend. Illinois' Luke Guthrie and Scott Langley, Iowa's Vince India and Michigan's Lion Kim have all been tabbed as members of the watch list for the Hogan Award, which is given annually to the nation's top golfer. The award semifinalists will be announced on April 14 and three finalists will be invited to Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas, for the award presentation on May 16.

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MGOLF: Weekly Rankings

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Big Ten men's golf is again well-represented in the Golfweek/Sagarin national team rankings, with seven conference teams earning top-50 status in this week's edition. Illinois stays put at No. 7 this week, while Iowa climbs one spot to No. 11. Ohio State and Indiana each drop one spot, as the Buckeyes hold No. 23 and the Hoosiers check in at No. 28. Purdue remains at No. 30 and Northwestern stands pat at No. 32, while Michigan falls two spots to No. 33.

Six individual Big Ten golfers also hold top-50 rankings, including two top-10 golfers in Iowa's Vince India (No. 9) and Illinois' Luke Guthrie (No. 10).

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MGOLF: Weekend Schedule

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FEBRUARY 20-22

#31 MICHIGAN at Puerto Rico Classic - Rio Grande, Puerto Rico
#32 NORTHWESTERN at Puerto Rico Classic - Rio Grande, Puerto Rico
#22 OHIO STATE at Puerto Rico Classic - Rio Grande, Puerto Rico
#30 PURDUE at Puerto Rico Classic - Rio Grande, Puerto Rico

FEBRUARY 21-22

#27 INDIANA at Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate - Hilton Head, S.C.

MGOLF: Northwestern's Chun Named Men's Golfer of the Week

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Northwestern junior Eric Chun has been named the Big Ten Men's Golfer of the Week, the conference office announced on Wednesday. Chun went 3-0 over the weekend to lead the fourth-seeded Wildcats to the 2011 Big Ten Match Play Championship title, marking the team's second-straight crown.

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