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Jim Nantz, Fred Couples, Blaine McAllister, and Houton Coach Dave Williams Cougar Golf Featured Major Winners Men's Golf National Champs Tradition 

Dave Williams: The Father Of College Golf

Dave Williams: The Father of College Golf “All I’ve ever tried to do besides win is raise college golf to a higher level of appreciation. I wanted us to be recognized as athletes, because that’s what we are.” – Dave Williams Former UH golf coach Dave Williams is considered the “Father of College Golf.” And for good reason: his teams won: 16 national titles. 14 conference titles. 340 tournaments, and he coached 41 All-Americans.  Dave Williams’ resume as the University of Houston golf coach is literally unmatched in all of…

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Cougars in the Majors

Twenty-two times a Cougar has been named a major champion — or finished runner-up in a major. Explore the many wins and close calls here. From 1987 until 1996, a former Cougar golfer was in the final two men left standing. As UHCougarGolf.com expands, we will go in-depth to look at these championships.

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Cougar Golf: 16-Time National Champs!

COUGAR NATIONAL TITLES 1956 • 1957 • 1958 • 1959 • 1960 • 1962 • 1964 • 1965 • 1966 • 1967 • 1969 • 1970 • 1977 • 1982 • 1984 • 1985   National Runner Up: 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972   Individual National Champions: Rex Baxter, 1957  NYT Article Phil Rodgers – 1958 Dick Crawford – 1959 Dick Crawford – 1960 Kermit Zarley – 1962 Marty Fleckman – 1965 John Mahaffey – 1970 Billy Ray Brown – 1982   to be continued … 

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