FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – The No. 13 University of Arkansas men’s golf team was named the No. 2 seed at the 2013 NCAA Fayetteville Regional on a selection show at NCAA.com on Monday night. The regional is scheduled for May 16-18 at Blessings Golf Club and hosts 14 five-man teams and five individuals.
The NCAA Fayetteville Regional is the first time that the Razorback men have hosted an NCAA golf event and the sixth consecutive regional that head coach Brad McMakin
has taken his team to in his seven years at the helm of the program. Arkansas needs to finish among the top five teams at the regional to advance to the NCAA Championship.
“I am really excited to host the regional and to get a No. 2 seed,” McMakin said. “There are some excellent teams that have been selected to come to Fayetteville so we will certainly have to be at our best to advance to the NCAA Championship. I can’t thank Jeff Long, the administration and John Tyson enough for their support in this endeavor.”
Along with Arkansas, No. 5 Texas, No. 16 Oklahoma State, No. 21 SMU, No. 28 Kent State, No. 32 Illinois, No. 40 Liberty, No. 45 Tulsa, Kentucky, Colorado, Indiana, UNC-Wilmington, UMKC and Alabama State will make their way to Fayetteville for an opportunity to move on to the NCAA Championship.