FAYETTEVILLE -- University of Arkansas seniors Kaylee Benton and Maria Fassi made short birdie putts from about 4 feet out on 18 to propel the No. 10 Razorbacks into a tie with No. 2 Texas after a tough day for scoring at the NCAA Championships on Friday.
The Razorbacks and Longhorns completed the day at 10-over 302 each, two strokes ahead of No. 4 Arizona and No. 7 Stanford at Blessings Golf Club.
No. 3 Duke is fifth at 13 over, while No. 1 Southern California is sixth at 14 over.
The nation's top teams battled gusting winds as well as firm and fast greens.