Men's Golf

Chian Tied For Ninth Place After 36-Holes At Jack Nicklaus Invitational

Sophomore Daniel Chian is currently tied for ninth place at the Jack Nicklaus Invitational.

Sept. 29, 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio - After two rounds of play at the Jack Nicklaus Invitational, Long Beach State sophomore Daniel Chian is tied for ninth place after shooting a 1-over-par 143 at the Ohio State University Golf Club Scarlet Course on Sunday afternoon.

LBSU is currently in 10th at 32-over 600 after posting a score of 300 for the first two rounds of the day.

Sixteenth-ranked California leads the field of 12 teams with a 7-under 561 as the Golden Bears leads by 12 shots over No. 4 Oklahoma (+5) in second and 16 strokes over No. 25 Oklahoma State (+9) in third.

Chian carded an opening round score of 73 to tie for 19th. The Covina native improved by three strokes in the second round to post a 1-under 70 that was highlighted by two birdies, 15 pars and just one bogey.

Junior JJ Holen is tied for 31st at 9-over 151 after recording rounds of 75 and 76, while sophomore Kevin Lee finished just one-shot behind at 10-over with rounds of 75 and 77.

Freshmen Agostino Milazzo is 46th at 12-over and Andrew Stanfield is 57th (+20).

California's Brandon Hagy sits on top of the leaderboard with a 4-under 138, holding a one-shot lead over two players tied for second.

Final round action concludes on Monday with LBSU teeing off at 5:15 a.m (PST) from the 10th tee. The 49ers will be paired with Eastern Michigan and North Carolina.



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