For Oklahoma's Ryan Hybl, Illinois’ Mike Small and Oregon’s Casey Martin, advancing past their respective local qualifying stages for the 2013 U.S. Open is merely an afterthought compared to moving toward an NCAA Championship.
The number of entries for this year's U.S. Open at Merion significantly eclipses the previous record for the 2009 Open at Bethpage.
U.S. Open champion Webb Simpson says it was an easy decision for him to skip the upcoming British Open. Family comes first.
Webb Simpson, who is skipping the British Open because of the pending birth of his second child, is just the latest major champion with an unorthodox swing.
The 2012 U.S. Open was no different than the previous ones, with players stumbling instead of triumphing to win America's biggest open title.
At the end of an unpredictable U.S. Open Sunday, Webb Simpson was the last man standing at a torturous Olympic Club. Ryan Lavner
The Olympic Club's 16th bared its teeth all week, but it played the most crucial role on Sunday.
In a battle of Texas Longhorns - one current and one future - Jordan Spieth, 18, got the better of Beau Hossler, 17, for low-amateur status at the U.S. Open on Sunday.
rewinds the U.S. Open and weighs in on the work done by ESPN and NBC.
Is Tiger toast? Will Graeme McDowell and Jim Furyk stay on top? Our staff on the scene at Olympic Club debates five key questions ahead of Sunday's primetime tee times at the U.S. Open.
Any number of scenarios could play out Sunday at the U.S. Open – some are just more interesting than others.
Making predictions for the final round of the U.S. Open is an exercise in futility. On this course with this leaderboard, nearly anything is possible. Ryan Lavner
Ernie Els made up ground Saturday at the U.S. Open. It was a familiar story, as the best day of weather brought out the best day of scoring at Olympic Club.
The final round pairings and tee times for the 2012 U.S. Open.
Check out the Round 3 scoreboard from the 2012 U.S. Open.
Beau Hossler, 17, might have a baby face, but his game is mature enough. And after an even-par 70 on Saturday at the U.S. Open, he's focused on winning it all.
After starting Round 3 at Olympic tied for the lead, Tiger Woods finished the day T-14 at 4 over for the tournament. Jim Furyk and Graeme McDowell hold the lead going into Sunday at 1 under.
Holes No. 15 and 16 at Olympic Club were thrilling in their contrast on Saturday. The mammoth 16th is old news, but a 107-yard par 3? That's worth a second glance at the yardage book.
Amateur Patrick Cantlay is one of 31 players to make the cut in both the Masters and U.S. Open in 2012. We take a dive inside the numbers through 36 holes.
Can Jim Furyk or David Toms really handle Tiger Woods? Who should you look out for on Saturday? Our staff debates 5 burning questions . . .
Check out images of Brooks Koepka from the U.S. Open in San Francisco, as well as his sectional qualifier in Lecanto, Fla.
Check out images from 14-year-old Andy Zhang's first practice round at the Olympic Club in San Francisco.
Take a look at the Lake Course at Olympic Club in San Francisco, site of the 2012 U.S. Open.