Lists Brian Fogt and Mark Christensen as his instructors.
Says helping Illinois to its fourth Big 10 team title is his biggest thrill in golf. Mountain climbing is his biggest thrill away from the game.
Favorite courses are Riviera CC and Harbour Town GL and would like to play Augusta National. Favorite teams are Illinois, the Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bulls, and Derrick Rose is his favorite athlete to watch. Likes to watch ESPN and "Pardon the Interruption." "Tin Cup" is his favorite movie. Kenny Chesney and Eric Church are his favorite singers. Likes Mexican food and Buffalo Wild Wings.
Favorite gadget is his iPhone and his favorite apps are Chipotle and USA Today. Chicago is his favorite city to visit and likes to vacation at the beach.
Carries a special Illini four-peat putter cover. Would put Stricker, Mike Small and Zach Barlow in his dream foursome.
Has skydiving on his bucket list.
Website is lukeguthrie.com.