Tuesday, October 4, 2005
MURRAY, Ky. --- Tennessee State's Phillip Watkins posted a tie for 17th place finish in the Murray State Invitational Golf Tournament that concluded Tuesday afternoon. Watkins shot 214, to finish one-over par in the 54-hole event held on the par-71, 6,601-yard Miller Memorial Golf Course. As a team, TSU shot 891 to finish 12th in the field of 13 teams. Host Murray State won on its own course, firing a three-round total of 832. Tennessee Tech and Western Illinois tied for second with an 838. Other TSU scores were posted by all first-year players to this year's team. Adam Gruber shot a 224, Scott Herald 229, Anand Shah 231, and Mark Gruber 240.