May 3, 2011
TUCSON, Ariz. - The University of Arizona will host the 2011 NCAA Regional, May 19-21, at Omni Tucson National Golf Course.
The first stop of college golf's postseason, the NCAA Regional is a 54-hole event, which will be contested at Tucson National, a par 72, 7,094-yard layout. Eighteen holes of stroke play will be played each day.
Tucson National has hosted more than 30 PGA Tour events and was the longtime home of the Tucson Open and Chrysler Classic of Tucson.
The field will be announced by the NCAA during the afternoon of Monday, May 9. A total of 13 teams and 10 individuals will make up the 75-man field.
Tucson is one of six sites to host a regional, joining Erie, Colo.; Ocala, Fla.; Radford, Va.; Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.; and Zionsville, Ind., as host sites. The top five finishing teams and one individual will advance to the 114th NCAA Championships, May 31-June 5, at Karsten Creek Golf Course in Stillwater, Okla.
Arizona has previously hosted NCAA Regionals in 1992, 1994, 1999 and 2006 - all at Tucson National G.C.