UND Hall of Fame BIO
Jim Nelson
Player Profile:
Jim Nelson 2321452
Position: Hall of Fame, class of 2014
Hometown: Grand Forks, N.D.
Alma Mater: University of North Dakota
Graduating Year: 1966
Lettered in varsity golf in 1963-64, 1964-65 and 1965-66 … Helped lead UND to North Central Conference championships in each of those three seasons, extending the program’s string of consecutive conference titles to four … Won back-to-back individual NCC championships as a junior and senior ... Won a one-hole playoff to capture his first NCC medalist honor in 1965 … Originally from Grand Forks, N.D., currently resides in Houston, Texas.