As of data gathered on February 24, 2020, there are 56 notable alumni who participated in the Western Intercollegiate and later won on the PGA Tour. Altogether, these alumni have tallied 426 PGA Tour wins — 44 of which were Major championships (see data below).

Thirteen of these notable alumni were individual champions at the Western Intercollegiate; their data is shown in the second table below. The first table shows data for the other notable alumni who won PGA Tour events.

Alumni and Their PGA Tour Victories

Name School PGA Tour Wins Major Wins
Tiger Woods Stanford 82 15 wins total:
Masters (5 wins)
U.S. Open (3 wins)
British Open (3 wins)
PGA Championship (4 wins)
Tom Watson Stanford 39 8 wins total:
1977, 81 Masters
1982 U.S. Open
1975, ‘77, ‘80, ‘82, ‘83 British Open
Gene Littler San Diego State 29 1961 U.S. Open
Corey Pavin UCLA 15 1991 U.S. Open
Hal Sutton Centenary 14 1983 PGA Championship
Craig Stadler USC 13 1982 Masters
Steve Stricker Illinois 12
Al Geiberger USC 11 1966 PGA Championship
Jordan Spieth Texas 11 2015 Masters
2015 U.S. Open
2017 British Open
Dave Stockton, Sr. USC 10 1970, ‘76 PGA Championships
Patrick Reed Augusta State 8 2018 Masters
Mike Weir BYU 8 2003 Masters
Scott Simpson USC 7 1987 U.S. Open
Steve Pate UCLA 6
Bob Rosburg Stanford 6 1959 PGA Championship
Ben Crane Oregon 5
Dan Forsman Arizona State 5
Roger Maltbie San Jose State 5
Billy Mayfair Arizona State 5
Nick Watney Fresno State 5
Notah Begay Stanford 4
Xander Schauffele San Diego State 4
Tom Shaw Oregon 4
Gary Woodland Kansas 4 2019 U.S. Open
Rich Beem New Mexico State 3 2002 PGA Championship
Bart Bryant New Mexico State 3
Jon Rahm Arizona State 3
Patrick Cantlay UCLA 2
Ron Cerrudo San Jose State 2
Chuck Courtney San Diego State 2
Paul Goydos Long Beach State 2
Bob McAllister USC 2
Tom Pernice UCLA 2
Paul Stankowski UTEP 2
Mark Wiebe San Jose State 2
Jim Benepe Northwestern 1
Curt Byrum New Mexico 1
Lennie Clements San Diego State 1
Matt Gogel Kansas 1
Max Homa Cal 1
Collin Morikawa Cal 1
Tim Norris Fresno State 1
Jim Weichers Santa Clara 1

Past Champions and Their PGA Tour Wins

Name School Year(s) as the
Individual Champion
PGA Tour Wins Major Wins
Johnny Miller BYU 1968 25 1973 U.S. Open
1976 British Open
Mark O’Meara Long Beach State 1978 16 1998 Masters
1998 British Open
Ken Venturi San Jose State 1951
1953
14 1964 U.S. Open
Peter Jacobsen Oregon 1974 7
Jerry Heard Fresno State 1967 5
Duffy Waldorf UCLA 1985 4
Howard Twitty Arizona State 1972 3
Rick Fehr BYU 1982 2
Jay Don Blake Utah State 1981 1
Bobby Clampett BYU 1980 1
Mark Lye San Jose State 1975 1
Arron Oberholser San Jose State 1996 1
Sam Randolph USC 1986 1