PING College Golf Guide
University of Indianapolis UIndy Greyhounds
Men's Golf Program
1400 E. Hanna Ave.
Indianapolis, Indiana 46227-3697
Organizations: NCAA Div II
Conferences: Great Lakes Valley (GLVC)

Golf Scholarships: Yes Yes
Academic and Financial Need Scholarships:Yes Yes


Demographics Information
City/Town Pop. Type Founded Enrollment Gender Mix
500K - 1M Private 1902 4,500 32% M - 68% F

Tuition, Room, and Board
Area Resident State Resident Non-resident R & B
$ 32,268 $ 32,268 $ 11,980
Select Previous Season:
UIndy Greyhounds 2018-2019 Tournaments
(Expanded PING Guide/Golfstat subscribers can click on a tournament name to see scores or use Interactive Score Conversion)
  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 ODU Kickoff Classic 09/04/2018 season Jefferson C.C. Blacklick OH 1
2 Parkside Fall Invitational 09/17/2018 season Strawberry Creek Kenosha WI 1
3 Doc Spragg Fall Invitational 09/24/2018 season Findlay C.C. Findlay OH 1
4 Butler Fall Invitational 10/01/2018 season Highland CC Indianapolis IN 2
5 NSU Shark Invitational 10/08/2018 season PGA National PlmBchGardensFL 12
6 St. Mary’s Rattler Invite 02/25/2019 season Dominion Country Club San Antonio, TX 15
7 Winona State Invitational 03/12/2019 season Stallion Mountain Las Vegas NV 1
8 Findlay Spring Invite 03/25/2019 season UK Club-Big Blue Lexington KY 3
9 Parkside Spring Invitational 03/31/2019 season Otter Creek G. C. Columbus IN 2
10 Greyhound Invitational 04/07/2019 season Purgatory G.C. Noblesville, IN 2
11 Wright State Invitational 04/14/2019 season Heatherwoode Springboro OH 5
12 GLVC Men’s Championship 04/21/2019 conf Panther Creek Springfield MO 2
13 NCAA D2 Men’s Midwest/Cen Reg 05/09/2019 reg Hot Springs C.C Hot Springs, AR 8
UIndy Greyhounds 2019 - 2020 Tournaments
(Expanded PING Guide/Golfstat subscribers can click on a tournament name to see scores or use Interactive Score Conversion)
  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 ODU Kickoff Classic 09/03/2019 season Wedgewood C.C. Powell OH 1
2 Dan Salisbury Mem. Collegiate 09/16/2019 season The Rail G.C. Springfield IL 1
3 Doc Spragg Fall Invitational 09/23/2019 season Findlay C.C. Findlay OH 6
4 MW Regional @ Fox Run 10/06/2019 season Fox Run GC Eureka MO 4
5 McDonough Cup 10/27/2019 season Rio Pinar CC Orlando FL 5
6 Winona State Invitational 03/09/2020 season Stallion Mountain Las Vegas NV 2
UIndy Greyhounds 2020 - 2021 Tournaments. (Note: Events & scores added as played)
(Expanded PING Guide/Golfstat subscribers can click on a tournament name to see scores or use Interactive Score Conversion)
  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 Doc Spragg Fall Invitational 09/21/2020 season Findlay C.C. Findlay OH 1
2 Brickyard Invitational 09/28/2020 season Brickyard Crossing G.C. Speedway, IN 1
3 TU Kyle Ryman Memorial 10/05/2020 season Mohawk Golf & C.C. Tiffin OH 2
4 MW Regional @ Fox Run 10/12/2020 season Fox Run GC Eureka MO 1
Head Coach: Brent Nicoson
Office Phone: 317-791-5964
Fax: 317-788-3472
Email: nicosonb@uindy.edu

Coach Brent Nicoson (since 2006) is a former UIndy player from 1992-94. He was team captain in 1994. U of I has won 15 Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC) championships, and the program has been represented in 17 NCAA D-II tournaments since 1985.

In the final event of the shortened spring 2020 season, the Indianapolis Greyhounds shot 297-284 to finish second at the Warrior Vegas Invitational at Stallion Mountain Golf Club in Las Vegas, Nev.  Host Winona State placed four individuals in the top 10 and edged the runner-up Greyhounds by two strokes. Sioux Falls was 15 further back in third in the 11-team tournament. The course was par 72, 7,152 yards and yielded an 18-hole scoring average of 78.8 strokes. Winds pushed first-round scores up about three shots.

UIndy's Erik Edwards (70-71=141) and Oliver Mast (71-70=141) tied for second.

For daily team updates and current roster information, click the UIndy Greyhounds team link at the top of this page.

The Indianapolis Greyhounds tied for eighth and missed advancing by seven strokes in the 20-team 2019 NCAA D-II Central/Midwest Regional.

Uindy finished a shot out of first in the 54-hole stroke-play part of the 2019 Great Lake Valley Conference (GLVC) Championship.  #2-seed UIndy defeated #3-seed Bellarmine in the semi-final and lost to #4-seed Maryville in a total-score tie-breaker for the GLVC title.

UIndy tied for fifth in stroke play and advanced to medal/match in the 20-team 2018 NCAA D-II Championship. The #5-seed Greyhounds lost their first-round match 3.5 - 1.5 to #4-seed West Florida. Lynn defeated West Florida for the D-II title.

UIndy matched even par for three days and won the 20-team 2018 NCAA D-II Central/Midwest Regional.

Indianapolis led wire-to-wire in the 54-hole stroke-play part of the 2018 Great Lake Valley Conference (GLVC) Championship. #1-seed Indianapolis defeated #4-seed UMSL 3 - 2 in the semi-final and defeated #2-seed Maryville 4.5 - 0.5 for the 2018 GLVC title.

Indianapolis placed seventh, seven shots out of fourth at the 20-team 2017 NCAA D-II Central/Midwest Regional.

UIndy finished second in the 54-hole stroke-play part of the 2017 GLVC Championship. The #2-seed Greyhounds lost to #3-seed Drury 3-2 in the 2017 GLVC semi-final.

UIndy did not post a team score as two players withdrew due to injury at the 2016 NCAA D-II Midwest/Central Regional. The Greyhounds were second in the 54-hole stroke-play part of the 2016 GLVC Championship. The #2-seed UIndy defeated #3-seed Bellarmine 3-2 in the semi-final and lost to #1-seed UMSL 4-1 for the 2016 GLVC title.

UIndy finished 14th of 20 teams in the 54-hole stroke-play part of the 2015 NCAA D-II Championship. The Greyhounds won a playoff with Minnesota State for fifth place and the final spot to advance in the 20-team 2015 NCAA D-II Central/Midwest Regional.

Indianapolis finished second in the 54-hole stroke-play part of the 2015 GLVC Championship. The #2-seed UIndy Greyhounds lost to #3-seed UMSL 3-2  in the semi-final for the 2015 GLVC title.

The UIndy Greyhounds tied for 11th at the 20-team 2014 NCAA D-II Central/Midwest Regional.

Indianapolis finished first in the 54-hole stroke-play part of the 2014 GLVC Championship and beat UMSL 3 - 2 in a dramatic final to win their 15th GLVC title.

The Greyhounds placed eighth the 20-team 2013 NCAA D-II Central/Midwest Regional.

UIndy finished third in stroke-play at the 2013 Great Lake Valley Conference GLVC Championship. They defeated Bellarmine 4-1 in the first round of match play and beat Lewis 4-1 in the final to win their 14th GLVC title.

The Greyhounds finished second in the 2012 GLVC Championship and 11th at the 2012 NCAA D-II Championship.

Indianapolis finished tied sixth at the 2009 NCAA Division II Championship.

Nicoson has multiple GLVC Coach of the Year honors.

Nicoson continues to compete and has qualified for the Indiana Open six times.

Nicoson graduated in 1994 from University of Indianapolis with a degree in business administration and a 3.45 GPA. He was a member of the Dean’s List and the Honor Roll.

Facilities:
Team Home Course: The Brickyard Crossing Golf Course, Heartland Crossing Golf Links, Purgatory Golf Club
Practice Facilities: On-campus Athletics & Recreation Center (ARC) indoor golf practice facility.
Recent Freshman Class Profile:
Average SAT (EBRW + Math) 1080
SAT 25-75 Percentile 990 - 1180
Average ACT 23.0
ACT 25-75 Percentile 20.0 - 26.0
Application Deadline rolling
Acceptance Rate 79%
(The 25-75 Percentile indicates the middle 50%)
Avaliable Major Fields of Study
Accounting, Allied Health, Art, Broadcasting/Telecommunications, Business and Management, Communications, Criminal Justice, Drama, Economics, Education, Foreign Languages, Journalism, Liberal Arts, Medical Technology, Music, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Education, Physical Therapy, Psychology, Religion, ROTC - Air Force, Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, etc.), Sciences (Computer Science), Sciences (Engineering), Sciences (Environmental Sciences), Sciences (Mathematics), Social Sciences
2004 Ping American College Golf Guide    Site information