ST ANDREWS, Scotland – The No. 4-ranked Vanderbilt men’s golf team heads across the pond this week to compete at the Home of Golf for the inaugural St Andrews Links Collegiate, presented by TopGolf and World Wide Technology. The three-day tournament will begin this Monday, with NBC Golf Channel broadcasting each round.
The St Andrews Links Collegiate features two 18-hole rounds of stroke play on Monday and Tuesday, with Wednesday’s final round consisting of a medal match play. Each team will have six golfers participating, with the five best scores from each round counting towards the overall team score.
Stroke play will occur on St Andrews’ Jubilee Course, a 6,707-yard course that plays as a par 70. Wednesday’s match play will take place on the legendary Old Course at St Andrews, a 6,721-yard, par-72 course.
Vanderbilt will take on No. 1 North Carolina, Georgetown, and Notre Dame at the St Andrews Links Collegiate. The women’s golf team from each respective university will also be playing in a separate tournament at the St Andrews Links Collegiate.
1) Cole Sherwood 2) Matthew Riedel 3) William Moll 4) Jackson Van Paris 5) Wells Williams 6) Ben Loomis
The Commodores will tee off the first round at 3:30 a.m. CT on Monday. Vanderbilt begins Tuesday’s second round at 4:42 a.m. CT.
Tee times for Wednesday’s medal match play will be determined based on the results of the first two rounds, with the top two teams playing for the St Andrews Links Collegiate title.
Fans can follow the St Andrews Links Collegiate via live scoring at GolfStat.com.
NBC Golf Channel Coverage
NBC Golf Channel and Peacock will air entire the St Andrews Links Collegiate starting on Monday. Coverage for each day takes place from 8-11 a.m. CT.
NBC Golf Channel will also run a three-hour replay of the St Andrews Links Collegiate. The first round replay will air at noon on Monday, while the second round replay airs Tuesday at 7 p.m. The medal match will replay Wednesday at noon, then again at 4 p.m., and once more on Thursday at noon.
Coach Limbaugh on the St Andrews Links Collegiate
“This is such a fun and exciting opportunity to end our fall season,” said Vanderbilt men’s golf head coach Scott Limbaugh. “One of the most exciting things about my job is to help these guys create memories that will last a lifetime and that is our hope for this trip. It is also an honor to do this alongside our…