Nevada ends week with best score of tournament
Nevada shoots 41-under par for the tournament, a program record.
The sophomore and his partner, Austin Spicer, tied for ninth in stroke play
The sophomore will tee off at 12:06 p.m. EST on Saturday
The sophomore earns his best conference championship finish
JUNIOR (2016-17) – Played in all 11 events during his junior season and finished with a season scoring average of 73.8 … Fired his season-low round of 68 twice, at the Nick Watney Invitational and at the Mountain West Championship … His best finish of the season also came at the Nick Watney Invitational, a tie for 10th … Posted his best tournament score to par of the year at the ASU Thunderbird Invitational where he finished at 1-under par … Was 85-over par for the entire season … Collected 83 birdies on the year, including a season-best 12 at the ASU Thunderbird Invitational, and added 349 pars in 32 rounds played … Notched three top 20 finishes during the season … Played 12 of his 32 rounds with scores of 72 or better ... Academic All-Mountain West ... Letter winner.
SOPHOMORE (2015-16) – Finished second at the Mountain West Championship at 7-under par overall, he owned the 18 and 36-hole leads at that event … Shot his, and the team, season-low round of 65 during the first round of the MW Championship, two shots shy of tying the school record low round … Recorded one top five and two top 10s on the year … Competed in all 11 events of the year … Played six of his 30 rounds with scores of 72 or better … Finished the National Invitational Tournament at even par … Compiled a scoring average of 74.17 for the year … Collected 57 birdies on the year and two eagles, one of which came at the conference championship … Led the team in pars per round (11.87) and fairways hit (68.5 percent) ... Letter winner.
FRESHMAN (2014-15) – Took part in eight events as a freshman ... Came in fourth with a -5 performance at the Mountain West Championships ... Shot a team-low 64 in the second round of the Price's Give Em Five Invitational ... Has a season-best second place finish in the Ram Masters Invitational ... Letter winner.
HIGH SCHOOL – Graduate of Oakmont High School in Roseville, Calif. ... Four-year high school letter-winner in golf ... Played in the Captial Valley Conference ... Was a member of the team that were Conference Champions in 2013-2014 ... All-league golf all four years of high school ... MVP of the league junior and senior year ... Individual Champion junior and senior year ... As a senior set the low scoring average in high school conference history ... Most memorable event was making match play at the U.S. Junior Amateur in 2013 and 2014.
PERSONAL – Born Corey David Eddings ... Son of Stu and Amy Eddings ... Has older sister, Lindsey, and older brother, Drew ... Chose Nevada over UC Davis, San Diego and Oregon State because of the location of Nevada, Coach Wilner, and it felt like a perfect fit ... Member of the Honor Roll in high school ... Snowboards and roots for his favorite Bay Area sports teams in his spare time.
Season Low Round: 68 at the 2016 Nick Watney Invitational and the 2017 Mountain West Championship
Season Low Tournament Score (to par): -1 at the 2017 ASU Thunderbird Invitational
Season Best Tournament Finish: T10th at the 2016 Nick Watney Invitational
Career Low Round: 64 at the 2014 Price's Give Em Five Invite
Career Low Tournament Score (to par): -7 at the 2016 Mountain West Championship
Career Best Tournament Finish: 2nd at the 2016 Mountain West Championship