Doug Ghim sits in a tie for first place after shooting 70 in the third round of the Big 12 Championships in Tulsa, Okla. on Tuesday.
Ghim is even at 210, tied with Oklahoma’s Grant Hirschman, with one round to go.
The Longhorns are in a tie for third place with Oklahoma State, trailing Oklahoma by six strokes.
“I thought the guys played really well today,” UT head coach John Fields said. “Our goal was to have a chance with nine holes to play. This is a great field, with great coaches and great players, so we don’t take it lightly.”
Scottie Scheffler had the best round for Texas on Tuesday, shooting 69 and is tied for 11th.
Steven Chervony is at 8 over par in a tie for 21st.
Drew Jones is two shots back of Chervony in a tie for 31st.
Spencer Soosman shot 72 to sit at 221, 11 over par and tied for 33rd.
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