PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — Bethune-Cookman extended its lead to three strokes in the Division I men's competition and moved into a tie with Chicago State in the women's standings Saturday in the PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Championship.
Leon Fricker had an even-par 72 to help Bethune-Cookman reach 19-over 595. Alabama State was second and Savannah State was third — eight strokes back. Travis Roe had a tournament-best 67 for Savannah State.
Bethune-Cookman and Alabama State will compete in NCAA regionals next week.
In the women's division, two-time defending champion Bethune-Cookman overcame a 12-stroke deficit in the second round to tie Chicago State at 40 over.
Andrea Orozco led Bethune-Cookman, following her opening 81 with a 70.