Gophers’ Flanagan wins exemption into this week’s PGA Tour event, the Genesis Invitational

University of Minnesota senior golfer Angus Flanagan will be back on the PGA Tour this week. Flanagan won an exemption into this week’s Genesis Invitational by winning the Collegiate Showcase on Monday.

Flanagan shot an even-par 71 in 18 holes Monday at Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, Calif., to knot himself with Tim Widing of San Francisco. The two went on to a playoff, which Flanagan won with a birdie on the third playoff hole.

Flanagan also appeared on tour in last year’s 3M Open, where he did not make the cut.

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