Height
5'8
Class
Senior
Hometown
Austin, Texas
Previous School
St. Edward's Univ.
High School
Westlake HS

2008 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2007 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2006 U.S. Amateur Participant
2004 NCAA Division II Honorable Mention All-American
2004 First-Team All-Heartland Conference
2004 Heartland Conference Freshman of the Year
2004 UC-Davis Aggie Invitational Champion

CAREER CAPSULE
One of the Tigers’ most consistent performers during his three-year career from 2005-08 … Made a team best 27 tournament appearances during that span … Finished his career with two Top 10 and seven Top 20 finishes in three seasons … Earned his best career finish at the Shoal Creek Intercollegiate in September 2006 when he was the tournament’s runner-up … He fired the lowest round of his collegiate career at the Shoal Creek Intercollegiate in 2006 with a 4-under 68 in the second round … His lowest tournament score came in the very next event after firing a 4-under 209 in 54 holes at the Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate in September 2006 … Wrapped up his senior season with a career scoring average of 74.8 in a total of 81 competitive rounds in three seasons … Was a three-time letterwinner for the Tigers and a two-time member of the SEC Academic Honor Roll for his outstanding performance in the classroom.

SENIOR SEASON (2007-08)
Wrapped up an outstanding three-year career at LSU with eight tournament appearances during the 2007-08 campaign … Finished the season with a 75.6 scoring average in 24 competitive rounds … Opened the season with his only Top 20 finish on the year as he finished in 16th place at the Scenic City Invitational (Sept. 10-11) … Fired a season low tournament score of even-par 213 at the event … His seasonal best round of 2-under 69 was posted in the first round of the Scenic City Invitational … Also made his first career NCAA Regional appearance in 2007-08 … Helped the Tigers end a three-year postseason drought with a trip to the NCAA West Regional in Bremerton, Wash. … Cracked the starting lineup in the Shoal Creek Intercollegiate (Sept. 24-25), Squire Creek Invitational (Oct. 15-16), ClubGlove Intercollegiate (Oct. 22-23), Bridgestone Collegiate Championship (Oct. 29-30), SunTrust Gator Invitational (Feb. 9-10) and Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate (March 23-25) … Was named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll for the second time in his LSU career … Earned his third varsity letter.

JUNIOR SEASON (2006-07)
One of the Tigers’ top performers during the 2006-07 campaign … Was one of just two Tigers to compete in all 10 tournaments during the season … Finished with the second-lowest stroke average on the team at 73.2 strokes per round in 30 competitive rounds … Also recorded a team-high 12 rounds at par or better … Led the way with a pair of top-10 finishes and six top-20 finishes on the season … Earned his best career finish in the season opener after tying for second place at the Shoal Creek Intercollegiate (Sept. 25-26) with a 54-hole score of 2-under 214 … Followed with a season-low tournament score of 4-under 209 to finish in a tie for 20th at the Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate (Oct. 9-10) … Tied for ninth place at the Oklahoma Intercollegiate (Oct. 15-17) … Finished in a tie for 16th at the Seminole Intercollegiate (March 4-6) and a tie for 17th at the Linger Longer Invitational (May 13-14) … Was the Tigers’ top finisher at the SEC Men’s Golf Championships in April after tying for 16th place with a 54-hole score of 11-over 221 at the Seaside Course at Sea Island Golf Club … Was also a standout in the classroom in 2006-07 as he was named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll in July … Earned his second varsity letter.

REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE SEASON (2005-06)
Followed a redshirt season in 2004-05 by participating in nine of 11 tournaments for the Tigers in 2005-06 … Finished the season with a 75.8 stroke average in 27 rounds with three rounds at par or better … Fired the team’s lowest round in the 2006 SEC Championships with a 2-under par 68 in the second round of the tournament … Finished the SEC Championships in a tie for 38th place at 10-over 220 … Best finish of the season came in his first career tournament appearance at the Coca-Cola Tournament of Champions by tying for 36th with a three-round total of 5-over 218 … Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll for the first time in his career … Earned first varsity letter.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2004-05)
Redshirted for the Tigers in his first season after transferring to LSU from St. Edward’s University of Division II … Is one of the team’s top players heading into the 2005-06 season.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2003-04 at St. Edward’s University)
Played in 10 tournaments, finishing the season with a 73.3 stroke average … Named Heartland Conference Freshman of the Year … Earned first-team all-conference and all-region honors .. Named Division II honorable-mention All-American … Earned medalist honors at the 2004 UC-Davis Aggie Invitational.

HIGH SCHOOL
Lettered four times for head coach Mike Brent at Westlake High School … Led his team to the state championship in 2001 … Earned all-district, all-region and all-state honors in 2001 and 2002.

PERSONAL
Born April 12, 1985 … Full name is Brian James Noonan … Parents are Jim and Ana Todd Noonan … Has one brother, Chris, and three sisters Sandra, Maria and Katherine … Plans to major in marketing … Plays right handed.

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