Brian deBuhr Earn Conference Honor

March 29, 2006

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa golfer Brian deBuhr was named Co-Big Ten Golfer of the Week. The senior from Urbandale, IA, led Iowa to a seventh-place finish at the Furman Invitational. The teams co-captain played one of the best tournaments of his career as he tied for fourth place. The finish, which marked his career best, was also deBuhr’s first top 10 of the season. The Hawkeye posted a career-low round of 70 to open the tournament and followed with rounds of 74 and 73 to finish one-over-par for the event.

This is the first Golfer of the Week honor for deBuhr and the second by a Hawkeye this season. Junior Todd Larson earned honors on March 16.

The Hawkeyes will compete next at the Marshall Invitational in Huntington, WV, on April 7.