The University of Colorado men's golf team is in second place through two rounds of the second annual UTEP Price's Give 'Em Five Invitational in El Paso, Texas.

The Buffs opened the day with their best single round score of the fall season, a 13-under par 275.

New Mexico State, in third after the first round at 10-under 278, had three players score in the 60s and a fourth at 2-under 70 to take the lead after two rounds. The Aggies finished at 25-under 551 to claim eight-stroke lead over the Buffs(559). San Jose State is in third place at 561.

The final round starts at 8 a.m. today.

UTEP Price's Give 'Em

Five Invitational

Team Scores

1. New Mexico State 278-273--551

2. Colorado 275-284--559

3. San Jose State 280-281--561

T4. Air Force 276-289--565

T4. Kansas 283-282--565

6. Nebraska 286-284--570

7. Texas-El Paso 288-289--577

8. Northern Colorado 287-291--578

T9. Idaho 290-289--579

T9. Seattle 292-287--579

11. Western New Mexico 289-291--580

12. Grand Canyon 295-289--584

13. UC-Riverside 289-298--587

14. Boise State 296-301--597

15. Utah 304-300--604

Top 5 individuals

T1. Pat Beyhan, New Mexico State 69-67--136

T1. Cody Blick, San Jose State 69-67--136



Marcus Potter, San Jose State 67-69--136

T1. Martin Simonsen, UTEP 71-65--136

T5. Steven Kupcho, N. Colorado 71-66--137

T5. Brett Walker, New Mexico State 70-67--137

CU individuals

T7. Jeremy Paul 65-73--138

T7. Yannik Paul 66-72--138

T17. Philip Juel-Berg 72-69--141

T19. David Oraee 72-70--142

T82. Drew Trujillo 80-76--156