Tigers, Owens Second After Day Two of PGA Minority Championship
Saturday, May 7, 2016
Tigers, Owens Second After Day Two of PGA Minority Championship

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PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – The Tennessee State men’s golf team fell to second on day two, but remain in the hunt at the 30th PGA Minority Collegiate Championship. The Tigers teamed to shoot a 20-over, 308, on Saturday and are 27-over, 603, heading to the final day of the three-day event.

Bethune-Cookman finished four strokes better than the Tigers on the day and is shooting a 17-over, 305, for the Championship.

Freshman Drew Owens is still in contention for the individual title after a 4-over, 75, on the day. Joel Rameriz of B-CU finished a stroke better on the round and holds a one stroke lead over Owens heading into the final round.

Jermey Fultz scored for the Tigers on Saturday with a 5-over, 77, and Todd McGill carded a 6-over, 78. The duo is tied for fifth, seven strokes back, at 8-over.

Sam Gatlin recorded the final scoring round for TSU, matching McGill, with a 78.

Rosario Falzone shot a non-scoring 83 on day two.

Owens tees off first for the Tigers at 7:30 a.m. ET and will be followed by Fultz, McGill, Gatlin and Falzone.

2 Drew Owens – 71-75=146
5 Todd McGill – 74-78=152
   Jermey Fultz – 75-77=152
16 Rosario Falzone – 75-83=158
    Sam Gatlin – 80-78=158

Day 2
1. Bethune-Cookman University – 296-304=600
2. Tennessee State University – 295-308=603
3. Savannah State University – 314-318=632
4. University of Maryland - Eastern Shore – 317-326=643
5. North Carolina Central University – 331-314=645
6. Florida A&M University – 322-325=647
7. Chicago State University – 333-328=661