July 28, 2008
Former University of New Mexico men's golfer Brad Bryant (1974-76) will attempt to defend his U.S. Senior Open title this weekend at the Broadmoor Resort in Colorado Springs, Colo. Bryant shot a final round 68 at Whistling Straits to win last year's event in the second largest comeback in U.S. Senior Open history.
Play begins with the opening round on Thursday, July 31, at the Broadmoor. The 72-hole tournament concludes on Sunday, Aug. 3. ESPN will cover the event on Thursday and Friday from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (M.D.T.) with NBC taking over the final two rounds on Saturday and Sunday from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. (M.D.T.). All of the action can be followed online at www.USSeniorOpen.com.