ETOWAH, NC--North Greenville University shot a 294 to open up a five-shot lead after the first round at the Independent Collegiate Invitational held at the par-72 Etowah Valley Country Club. Brad Caldwell leads the field after shooting a four-under-par 68 for the Crusaders.
Campbellsville (299), Anderson (300), Brevard (307), and Lenoir-Rhyne (309) round out the top five teams.
On the individual side, Scott (Campbellsville), Adam Sheriff (Anderson), and Kenny Shockley (Anderson) all trail Caldwell by four strokes. NGU's Brandon Coggins is in fifth place after shooting a one-over-par 73.
Second round action begins Tuesday morning.