1961 NCAA Golf Championship

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1961 NCAA Division I Men's Golf Championship
Tournament information
Dates1961
LocationLafayette, Indiana, U.S.
40°26′31″N 86°54′45″W / 40.441944°N 86.9125°W / 40.441944; -86.9125
Course(s)Purdue University Golf Course
(Purdue University)
Statistics
Par71
Field28 teams
Champion
Team: Purdue
Individual: Jack Nicklaus, Ohio State
Team: 584 (+16)
Location Map
Purdue Golf Club is located in the United States
Purdue Golf Club
Purdue Golf Club
Location in the United States
Purdue Golf Club is located in Indiana
Purdue Golf Club
Purdue Golf Club
Location in Indiana
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The 1961 NCAA Division I Men's Golf Championship was the 23rd annual tournament to determine the national champions of NCAA Division I men's collegiate golf.

It was contested in 1961 at the Purdue University Golf Course in Lafayette, Indiana.

Host team Purdue won the team title and Jack Nicklaus from Ohio State won the individual title over Purdue's Mark Darnell.[1][2]

Team competition[edit]

Leaderboard[edit]

Place Team Total
1 Purdue 584[3]
2 Arizona State 595
3 Southern California 596
4 Oklahoma State 597
5 Texas A&M 602
6 Michigan State 603

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016-17 NCAA Men's Golf Record Book" (PDF). NCAA. 2016. Retrieved December 27, 2016.
  2. ^ "Purdue Men's Golf Records" (PDF). Purdue University. 2015. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 26, 2016. Retrieved December 26, 2016.
  3. ^ "1961 National Champions" (PDF). Purdue University. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 28, 2016. Retrieved December 28, 2016.