While the greens appeared to confound even the last two teams standing, the 2017 NCAA Men's Division I final and its match play format proved compelling again. Oklahoma edged Oregon in a final that, not surprisingly, came down to the final match between last year's U.S. Amateur runner-up and the same player who carried Oregon to the 2016 title.
Beth Ann Baldry at Golfweek with the Sooners story and the tragedy that befell coach Ryan Hybl and wife Rebecca earlier in the season.
Brentley Romine with the key match details where Oregon put up a great fight.
Ryan Lavner with Sooner anchor Brad Dalke's story. Recruited by OU since he was 12 and a commit by 7th grade, he fulfilled a dream come true and did it with a mix of clutch shotmaking and class in Wednesday's finale.