Texas' Doug Ghim waits to putt on the 17th green during the NCAA men's golf regional at UT Golf Club, Monday, May 15, 2017. (Stephen Spillman / for AMERICAN-STATESMAN)

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Longhorns finish in eighth at Nike Golf Collegiate Invitational

Posted October 3rd, 2017

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Doug Ghim shot a 67, the lowest round of any UT golfer, on the final day of the Nike Golf Collegiate Invitational in North Plains, Ore. Tuesday.

The Longhorns finished in eighth place, shooting 848, 4 under par for the tournament.

Oklahoma edged out Stanford by three strokes to take the team title at 825.

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Ghim made an eagle and three birdies on the way to an 18th place finish after shooting 209, 4 under par.

Scottie Scheffler shot 70 to finish tied for 27th. He shot 212 for the tournament.

Spencer Soosman and Kristoffer Reitan each shot 214 through the three-round tournament to finish tied for 33rd.

Steven Chervony rounded out the Texas team with a tie for 62nd place.

The No. 20 Longhorns finished 23 strokes behind Oklahoma.

Norman Xiong of Oregon won the individual title after shooting 200, 13 under par for the tournament.

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