Two teams from the SEC (Alabama and
Auburn), three schools from the Pac-12 (USC,
UCLA and California) and Texas from the Big 12
all received top seeds in their respective
regions when the 2012 NCAA Men's Golf
Regionals were announced Monday evening.
Regionals will be played at six sites around the
country May 17-19.
Texas is the top-ranked team in the
Golfweek/Sagarin Rankings, while Alabama and
Auburn are Nos. 2 and 3, respectively. UCLA
and USC round out the top 5, while Cal is No.
Note: The low five teams and the low
individual not on those teams from each
regional will advance to the May 29-June 3
NCAA Championship at Riviera Country Club in
Pacific Palisades, Calif.
Teams: 1. Alabama, 2. North Florida, 3. New
Mexico, 4. Georgia, 5. Iowa, 6. East Carolina,
7. Long Beach State, 8. Augusta State, 9.
Wake Forest, 10. Houston, 11. Texas-
Arlington, 12. N.C.-Wilmington, 13. Loyola
Individuals: Joe David (Ole Miss), Jacobo
Pastor (Charleston Southern), Trey Valentine
(South Florida), Chad Ramey (Mississippi
State), Sebastian Soderberg (Coastal
Carolina), Brandon Pena (Florida Gulf Coast),
James Beale (Mercer), David Denlinger
(Charleston Southern), Kamito Hirai (Winthrop),
Clay Myers (Jackson State)
Individuals: Peter Williamson (Dartmouth), Matt
Thompson (Michigan), Sebastian MacLean
(Xavier), Erik Van Rooyen (Minnesota), Dan
Ellis (Michigan State), Tyler Merkel (Ball
State), Charlie Bull (Akron), Chad Ebert (Wis.-
Green Bay), William Park (Army), Greg Matthias