The OSU Coaches vs Cancer Cowboy Classic Golf Tournament exists to bring Cowboy and Cowgirl fans, family and professionals together to raise money for OSU's Coaches vs. Cancer program. This is the largest fundraising event for the OSU Coaches vs. Cancer program.
Coaches vs. Cancer is a nationwide collaboration between the American Cancer Society and the National Association of Basketball Coaches. OSU’s multi-sport Coaches vs. Cancer program is one of the most successful in the nation.
The Coaches vs. Cancer Cowboy Classic features an elite list of national and OSU celebrity golfers. Celebrities will be auctioned off to play with teams just prior to a shot gun start.
The Coaches vs. Cancer Cowboy Classic Golf Tournament is dedicated to the memory of Matt Allen, an OSU graduate who died in 2013 at the age of 46 from brain cancer. Allen’s remarkable fight against the disease and his commitment to raise funds for OSU’s Coaches vs. Cancer program in his final years is the inspiration for the Longest Day of Golf, what is now known as the CvC Cowboy Classic Golf Tournament. Read more about Matt's story here.