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Erik Knudsen
Erik Knudsen

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Pocketvalley, Norway

High School:
Donski UGS

Last College:
Oklahoma Christian

Height:
6-4

Experience:
2L

2011-12: Played in seven tournaments on the year, including the last three of the spring season ... Tied for 52nd individually as Lamar placed fourth at the NCAA Greensboro Regional ... Opened the NCAA Regional with back-to-back 79s before carding a season-low 71 in the final round for a 299 total (+13) ... Helped Lamar win its 24th Southland Conference team title by tying for 29th at the league tournament ... Tied for 148th at the NCAA Championship from Riviera Country Club after rounds of 82-79-74=235 (+22) ... Finished the year with a 76.2 strokes per round scoring average ... Best finish of the year came at the Santa Clara Cabo Collegiate when he tied for 22nd at 7-over-par after rounds of 71-74-75=220 ... Also shot a 71 at the season opening Gopher Invitational to establish his low round of the year.

2010-11: Played in eight tournaments after a redshirt season, finishing fifth on the team with a 76.43 strokes per round average ... Best finish was a tie for 21st at the Southland Conference Championships after rounds of 74-72-77 (+7) ... Tied for 22nd at the Fighting Irish Gridiron Classic in his first Division I tournament ... Low round of 70 came at the Royal Oaks Intercollegiate ... Tied for 57th at the NCAA Virginia Tech Regional after carding rounds of 80-75-78 (+17).

2009-10: Redshirted

PREVIOUS SCHOOL: Played one season for coach Kelsey Cline at Oklahoma Christian University ... Named Phil Mickelson NAIA Freshman of the Year after helping Oklahoma Christian University win the 2009 national title ... Also named second-team NAIA All-America and second-team Ping All-America ... Helped OCU win the 2009 Sooner Athletic Conference title ... Posted a scoring average of 73.5 ... Tied for 48th at NAIA National Championships ... Individual winner at the Dallas Baptist Patriot Classic and the Southern Nazarene Arizona Intercollegiate.

PREP: Represented Norway in the European Team Championships.

PERSONAL: Tor-Erik Knudsen was born on March 18, 1989, in Baerum, Norway ... Son of Erik Knudsen and Lise Ulberg ... Enjoys music, movies and sports in spare time ... Is majoring in kinesiology.

05/21/2013

Dubois, Knudsen named academic all-conference

Lamar was one of two schools to place two players on the All-Academic Team

04/29/2013

Three Cardinals earn all-conference honors

Only one other school had more selections than Lamar

04/24/2013

Lamar finishes third at Southland Conference Tournament

Cardinals lead all Southland Conference schools with 24 titles in men's golf

04/22/2013

Cardinals stand in third after opening round of Southland Tournament

Lamar has won 24 Southland Conference titles in men's golf

04/21/2013

Cardinals look to defend Southland Conference title

Lamar has won 24 Southland Conference titles in men's golf

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