Liberty set a tournament scoring record and ran away with the team title last year, winning by 24 strokes (6-over-par 870 total) ... East Carolina finished second (894) and host South Carolina was third (896) ... Senior Niklas Lindstrom was the individual medalist in 2012, with a 3-under-par total of 213 ... Three of his teammates were among the four golfers tied for second place at 3-over 219. Story
UNCW last time
The Seahawks opened the season with an eighth-place finish at the Tar Heel Intercollegiate last weekend in Chapel Hill. Ryan Nagy led UNCW with a 13th-place finish. Story
Other teams competing
The tournament field includes Liberty, South Carolina, Charleston Southern, East Carolina, Georgia State, Kennesaw State, Middle Tennessee State, South Florida, Troy, Charlotte, UNCW and Winthrop.
Birdies For Kaitlyn - The men's golf team has even more reason to make birdies as part of a fundraiser to help former star Derek Brown's family. Story Tournament Birdie Totals