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Ben Schlottman follows through on his swing during the first round of the Tiger Invitational golf tournament in Opelika, Ala., on Sunday, March 6, 2016. (Photo courtesy of Dakota Sumpter/Auburn Athletics)

Ben Schlottman follows through on his swing during the first round of the Tiger Invitational golf tournament in Opelika, Ala., on Sunday, March 6, 2016. (Photo courtesy of Dakota Sumpter/Auburn Athletics)

2/21/2018, 9:45am

Auburn golf sets tournament record, wins All-American Intercollegiate Championship

“We wanted to make a statement this weekend that we’re one of the best teams in the country and we expect to compete at the highest level. And we did that.”

Coming into the weekend ranked tenth in the GCAA coaches poll, the Auburn golf team cemented themselves as one of the best teams in the country and took a big step towards their seventh straight NCAA Championship appearance with a 16-stroke win over No. 3 Baylor in the All-American Intercollegiate Championship in Humble, Texas.