Big XII golf: Baylor leads after first day


Tuesday, April 24th 2001, 12:00 am
By: News On 6



(Hutchinson, Kansas-AP) -- Baylor held a three stroke lead after shooting a combined two-round score of 606 in the first day of the Big 12 Men's Golf Tournament at Prairie Dunes Country Club yesterday.

Texas shot a 609 for second place, followed by Colorado with a 614, Oklahoma at fourth with 616 and defending champion Oklahoma State fifth at 620.

Baylor's Worth Williams holds the individual lead with a 144 after shooting identical 72s in the first two rounds.

Oklahoma State's Par Nilsson is second at 149.

Baylor's Jimmy Walker and Texas' Jason Hartwick are tied for third at 151.

The only par on the day was recorded by Texas' John Klauk with a 70 in the second round.

The Big 12 Men's Golf Tournament wraps up today with the final 18 holes.