Penn State is tied for fifth place with Kent State after the first round of the Kepler Intercollegiate on Saturday.
The Nittany Lions shot 15-over as a team, while first-place UNLV shot 5-over.
Penn State’s Cole Miller is tied for ninth place after shooting 2-over, just three strokes off the lead. UNLV’s Shintaro Ban and UAB’s Taylor Eyster are tied for first place at 1-under.
Charles Huntzinger is tied for 23rd (3-over), JD Dornes is tied for 32nd (4-over), Chris Houston is tied for 48th (6-over) and Geoff Vartelas is tied for 53rd (7-over).
The final round is set for Sunday.