BYU Finishes +2 in Birmingham

Robbie Fillmore led all Cougars at 6-under-par for the tournament. (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

BIRMINGHAM -- The BYU men's golf team shot 2-over-par as a team in the third round of the Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate Tuesday to finish 2-over-par in the tournament in 11th place.

The 2007 Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate was held on the par-71 Old Overton Club Course with yardage set at 6,958. Twelve teams participated in the three-round, two-day tournament, and Alabama, the host university, won the tournament at 42-under-par 270-268-272-810.

Sixty players competed in the tournament. Mark Harrell of Alabama and Seamus Power of East Tennessee State tied for first place at 15-under-par.

BYU's Robbie Fillmore, a sophomore from Salt Lake City, shot 71-68-68 to lead the Cougar squad. He finished with a score of 6-under-par 71-68-68?207.

Also in the top 20 from BYU was junior Nick Killpack of St. George, Utah, who shot 1-over-par Tuesday to finish 3-under-par, 68-70-72--210.

Final Team Leaderboard

Place School Scores R1 R2 R3 Total To Par

1 Alabama 270 268 272 810 -42

2 UAB 283 262 282 827 -25

3 UNLV 273 271 285 829 -23

4 Auburn 284 266 280 830 -22

5 Florida 280 273 278 831 -21

6 North Carolina 278 270 284 832 -20

7 Texas Tech 280 281 284 845 -7

Georgia State 284 284 277 845 -7

9 Texas 283 277 288 848 -4

10 East Tennessee 285 281 284 850 -2

11 Brigham Young 283 285 286 854 +2

12 Georgia Southern 298 286 286 870 +18

BYU Individual Finishes

Place Player R1 R2 R3 Total To Par

T15 Robbie Fillmore 71 68 68 207 -6

T20 Nick Killpack 68 70 72 210 -3

T46 Adam Tebbs 75 71 74 220 +7

T51 Esteban Calisto 69 76 77 222 +9

T54 Brady Johnson 75 76 72 223 +10

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