News for Wednesday, March 5, 2014

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Dubuisson joins PGA Tour as special temporary member

Victor Dubuisson has officially joined the PGA Tour as a special temporary member for the remainder of the 2013-14 season.

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TaylorMade SLDR MiniDriver at Doral

After discretely being added to the USGA's list of conforming driver heads on Feb. 17, the TaylorMade SLDR MiniDriver arrived in its PGA Tour van this week at the WGC-Cadillac Championship.

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Still Doral's showstopper, Woods makes his pitch

Even The Donald himself made his way through the lobby of his latest toyland and asked of a PGA Tour player, "Is Tiger playing?" Tiger Woods will indeed play in the WGC-Cadillac Championship despite limited prep.

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Northwestern claims victory at Hurricane Invitational

Northwestern squeaked out a victory on Wednesday at the Hurricane Invitaitonal at the Biltmore Golf Course in Coral Gables, Fla.

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Eason, Strom make jumps in WAGR

Greg Eason and Linnea Strom made the most significant jumps of the week in the latest World Amateur Golf Ranking, Eason winning the John Hayt Collegiate Invitational and Strom winning the Spanish Ladies Amateur.

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Toy Box Extra e-magazine: March 5, 2014

Check out this week's Toy Box Extra, featuring new gear from Cobra, Ping and Wilson, as well as a Q&A with Titleist ambassador Harrison Frazar.

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Rude: Woods just needs to finish, build confidence

A more realistic goal for Tiger Woods this week than the WGC-Cadillac Championship trophy at Doral would seem to be health and confidence going into next month's Masters at Augusta.

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Technology, style make up Nike's Cover-Up for women

The Nike Full-Zip Stripe Women’s Golf Cover-Up brings both technology and style to this new mid-layer piece of clothing.

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Matthew Walker (No. 34, 2015) commits to Iowa

Matthew Walker of Ottumwa, Iowa, has given a verbal commitment to play his college golf at nearby Iowa.

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Updated Palmer Cup rankings released

The first spring Palmer Cup rankings were released on March 5. The Palmer Cup is annual event between 10 players from the United States and Europe.

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Bay Hill exemptions run from Goosen to Uihlein

The Arnold Palmer Invitational picked a broad spectrum of players from major-championship winners such as Retief Goosen, Padraig Harrington, Trevor Immelman and Lee Janzen to up-and-comers such as Brooks Koepka and Peter Uihlein for its sponsor exemptions.

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Adidas Golf's new pure 360 golf shoe introduced

Adidas Golf has introduced a new line of footwear called the pure 360. It’s a part of the next generation of adipure footwear.

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Men's Midweek Report: Alabama's streak ends

Welcome to Golfweek's Men's Midweek Report. We wanted to use this hump day to update you on all the latest men's college news, Feb. 27-March 4.

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Tiger Woods to play WGC-Cadillac Championship

Tiger Woods plans to play the WGC-Cadillac Championship at Trump National Doral beginning Thursday.

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Chase Koepka and Chris Malloy lead charge at USF

The South Florida Bulls have a new definition of success with head coach Chris Malloy and ace Chase Koepka.

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Coetzee looking to earn a return trip to Augusta

George Coetzee has a month to make an impact and move inside the OWGR's top 50 to earn a spot in this year's Masters. Or, of course, he could simply win this week at the WGC-Cadillac Championship and book his ticket for Augusta.

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Klein: The new-look Doral already a winner

Our Bradley S. Klein says new Doral is truly the winner of this week's WGC-Cadillac Championship, and takes you hole-by-hole through the new layout in South Florida.

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Women's Midweek Report: USC wins Bruin Wave

Welcome to Golfweek’s Women's Midweek Report. We wanted to use this hump day to update you on all the latest men's college news, Feb. 27-March 4.

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Notes: McIlroy just latest to fold with 54-hole lead

Rory McIlroy at the Honda Classic was the latest 54-hole leader who failed to hold on and win. Only 6 of 14 third-round leaders have won this year, and only 23 of 52 since 2012.

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Guthrie picks up the pace in pairing with Tiger

If the PGA Tour is searching for answers to the pace-of-play problem, perhaps it should give guys a little push and assign them a spot in the pairings opposite Tiger Woods. Just ask Luke Guthrie how it helps.

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Rib injury keeps de Jonge from winner's circle – again

Lost in the sudden meltdown of Rory McIlroy at the Honda Classic was the slow sinking of Brendon de Jonge, whose winless stretch on the PGA Tour continued in frustrating fashion.