Pieters leaving, not forgetting, Illini golf

Published 06/04 2013 06:35PM

Updated 06/04 2013 06:35PM

MILTON, Ga. - Illinois golfer Thomas Pieters played his last event in orange and blue over the weekend as the Illini finished national runner-up at the NCAA Championship.

Pieters will now turn pro - after just his junior season - but he won't forget where he came from as he tries to make it big-time on the PGA Tour.

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