Boise State Takes Seventh at ReBath Snowman Getaway...

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CHANDLER, Ariz. (2/23/2010) - Boise State tallied a 15-over 303 during the final round of the ReBath Snowman Getaway to take seventh place out of 13 teams at Whirlwind Golf Club in Chandler, Ariz. Leading the way for the Broncos was sophomore Blake Brown who finished with a 6-over 222 during the two-day competition to place in a three-way tie for 13th.

The Broncos recorded a 15-over-par 303 in today's final round of the Snowman Getaway Tuesday morning for a final team total of 42-over 906 to take seventh place. The Broncos finished 35 strokes back of tournament champion Washington State University who rallied today for the victory with a final three-round score of 7-over 871, the Cougars won the event by seven strokes over second place University of Missouri.

On the individual side, Boise State sophomore Blake Brown shot a 2-over-par 74 to lead the Broncos on today's final 18-holes giving him a tournament total of 6-over 222. The Scottsdale, Ariz., native finished in a three-way tie for 13th place. This is the fourth time this year that he has led Boise State with the top score.

UMKC's (University of Missouri-Kansas City) Brett Iliff won the individual title by firing a 2-under 70 today. He finished with a three-round total of 5-under 211.

Robbie Richards was the second highest finisher for the Broncos in the tournament recording a three-round score of 10-over 226. The senior from Australia recorded a 4-over 76 in today's final session to end up in a four-way tie for 20th.

John Baranco finished in a six-way tie for 26th after carding a 4-over 76 today giving him a final tally of 12-over 228.

Freshmen Clayton Kosanovich and Taeksoo Kim rounded out the Boise State scoring placing 38th and 41st respectively. Kosanovich fired a final-round score of 5-over 77 to finish at 231 (+15). Meanwhile. Kim matched his classmate's score by turning in a 5-over 77 today for a final total of 16-over 232.


Final Tournament Summary

ReBath Snowman Getaway
Feb. 23
Chandler, Ariz. (Whirlwind Golf Club: 7334, Par 72)
Hosted by: Washington State University

Individual Results (Top-5 and Boise State)
1. Brett Iliff, UMKC (70-71-70--211, -5)
T2. Tom Whitney, Air Force (71-73-69--213, -3)
T2. Brad Tensen, Idaho (69-73-71--213, -3)
T4. Nick Ellis, Wash. St. (69-72-74--215, -1)
T4. Trent Sanders, Wash. St. (73-76-66--215, -1)
T13. Blake Brown, Boise St. (70-78-74--222, +6)
T20. Robbie Richards, Boise St. (74-76-76--226, +10)
T26. John Baranco, Boise St. (73-79-76--228, +12)
T38. Clayton Kosanovich, Boise St. (76-78-77--231, +15)
T41. Taeksoo Kim, Boise St. (75-80-77--232, +16)

Team Results
1. Washington State (286-298-287--871, +7)
2. Missouri (280-305-293--878, +14)
3. Idaho (281-301-297--879, +15)
4. UMKC (294-299-290--883, +19)
5. Portland (294-299-309--902, +38)
6. Air Force (296-312-296--904, +40)
7. Boise State (292-311-303--906, +42)
8. Northern Colorado (305-306-300--911, +47)
9. Seattle (305-308-301--914, +50)
10. Villanova (302-307-306--915, +51)
11. Gonzaga (309-315-307--931, +67)
12. Utah Valley (306-321-308--935, +71)
13. Bradley (311-331-312--954, +90)