IOWA CITY, Iowa — The 35th-ranked University of Iowa men’s golf team will learn its NCAA Regional assignment at 1 p.m. (CT) on Wednesday during the NCAA Selection Show broadcast live on the GOLF Channel.
Iowa, who finished runners-up at last weekend’s Big Ten Championships, will be one of 81 teams looking to advance to the NCAA Championships scheduled for May 28-June 2, at the Grayhawk Golf Club in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Regional sites this year include Kingston Springs at the Golf Club of Tennessee; The Sagamore Club in Noblesville, Indiana; Seminole Legacy Golf Club in Tallahassee, Florida; Championship Course at UNM in Albuquerque, New Mexico; Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater, Oklahoma; and Tumble Creek Golf and Country Club in Cle Elum, Washington.
Three of the six regional sites will have 13 teams and 10 individuals competing while three will have 14 teams and five individuals. The top five teams (30 teams total) and the low individual not on an advancing team from each regional site (six individuals total) will advance to the national championships at Grayhawk.
The Hawkeyes have finished fourth or better in five of seven tournaments this spring. Iowa won the Spartan Collegiate at Sea Island (March 9) and the Hawkeye Invitational (April 18), and placed second at the Big Ten Championships and Big Ten Match Play.