News for Tuesday, May 28, 2013
PGATOUR.COM went behind the scenes with members of the University of Washington men's golf team as they pursue their first-ever NCAA Championship, led by senior and top-ranked amateur player Chris Williams. This is the second in a series of episodes.
Alabama knows what it's like to compete on the biggest stage. Georgia Tech knows it's way around the Capital City Club's Crabapple course. And both find themselves in contention after the first round of the NCAA Championship Tuesday in Milton, Ga.
The PGA Tour Player Advisory Council met Tuesday, but no clear stance was taken on anchoring, and the idea of bifurcation seems to be gaining momentum, according to Davis Love III.
Four wins in 2013. Five wins at Memorial. So it is no shock that Tiger Woods would register as the favorite this week at the house that Jack Nicklaus built. A look at our predictions.
Despite an uncharacteristic slow start, top-ranked Cal rallied behind junior Brandon Hagy to post a 3-under 277 and is seven shots off the lead after the first round.
Inside the May 31, 2013 issue of Golfweek:
Graphite iron shafts received a boost at the Crowne Plaza Invitational as Boo Weekley won with Aldila RIP Tour prototype graphite shafts in his Cleveland irons.
With a new focus being put on pushing the NCAA individual competition to 72 holes, our Lance Ringler walks through how the race for medalist has lost its luster.
Earl Yestingsmeier has missed only three tournaments over the last 51 years for Ball State University. Here's the catch: The last 15 years have been as a retired former coach.
Oklahoma teams play and pray for storm victims
A week after a tornado killed 24 people in Moore, Okla., Oklahoma and Oklahoma State opened play at the NCAA Championship Tuesday at the Capital City Club's Crabapple course in Milton, Ga.
Arizona State freshman Jon Rahm was 'en fuego' on Tuesday during the first round of the NCAA Championship at The Capital City Club's Crabapple Course. Rahm shot a 9-under 61, which included 10 birdies and a bogey.
Tiger Woods is returning to Turkey in the fall to play a European Tour event, this time over 72 holes of stroke play.
Jason Day, Ian Poulter and Nicolas Colsaerts were among 26 golfers earning full exemptions into the U.S. Open on Tuesday, set to take place June 13-16 at Merion Golf Club in Ardmore, Pa.
When it comes to injuries and illnesses, Florida head coach Buddy Alexander has been fortunate. That is, until this season, as the Gators have battled numerous injuries to advance to their 13th straight NCAA Championship.
In the 16-year history of the Memorial Amateur, no golfer has broken 200 for 54 holes at Ancil Hoffman Golf Course. That still holds true, but on a cloudy Memorial Day, Stockton’s Joshua Stone came as close as any player