05/12/2017Orange Tower Celebrates Big 12 Championship

The UT Tower will be drenched in burnt orange lighting on Friday, May 12 in recognition of The University of Texas men’s golf team title on April 26th at the Big 12 Championship.

Per UT tradition, the UT Tower is bathed in burnt orange lighting from top-to-bottom when a University of Texas athletics team wins a conference championship.

The No. 11 Longhorns fired a four-round total of 48-over-par 1,168 to win the league championship by one stroke over second-place Oklahoma State (1,169).

It marked the fifth-straight Big 12 Championship for the men’s golf team, eighth overall and 47th conference championship.

The Longhorns will host the Austin NCAA Regional at UT Golf Club from May 15-17.

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