South Dakota State University Athletics

03/08/2018 | News release | Distributed by Public on 03/08/2018 14:26

Men’s Golf Hosts Jackrabbit Invitational

There is nothing like playing at home. For the South Dakota State men's golf team, it will host its second home tournament of the year when the Jackrabbits play in the ninth annual Jackrabbit Invitational Friday and Saturday in Boulder City, Nevada. SDSU, which won the 2015-16 tournament, will host 15 teams at the par 72, 7,402-yard Boulder Creek Golf Club. The front nine will be played on the Coyote Run course and back nine on Desert Hawk course. Teams will have shotgun starts at 9 a.m. each day. The field includes: No. 21 UCLA, No. 35 UNLV, No. 70 Nevada, UC Santa Barbara, South Dakota, Northern Illinois, Southern Illinois-Edwardsville, Weber State, Northern Kentucky, Binghamton, Creighton, Youngstown State, Detroit and Alabama State. The Jackrabbits are coming off a two-week break after finishing 23rd in their spring opener at the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate Feb. 18. Junior led the team, tying for 107th (78-73-79=230). For the season, junior leads the team with a 75.15 stroke average. Nicolls is second with a 75.85 average. The Jackrabbits have a 305.75 stroke average. Last year at the Jackrabbit Invitational, SDSU finished ninth. Perazzo tied for 44th (68-73-78=219) and classmate tied for 48th (74-74-75=223). Live stats at

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