News for Thursday, March 18, 2010


News 2010 March 18


Ex-porn star releases purported Woods texts

A former porn actress has released sexually graphic text messages that she says prove her affair with Tiger Woods, and she says she has more potentially embarrassing information about the golfer that she may reveal later.

Men’s college golf continues unpredictable streak

weighs in on the unpredictable outcomes seen so far this spring in men’s college golf.

Go figure! Following up on a blog from Lance Ringer earlier this week, college men’s golf is certainly taking a number of bizarre turns already this spring.

TCU cruises to 10-stroke NIT victory

TCU fired its second straight 5-under 283 Thursday to win the National Invitational Tournament for the second time in three years.

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Hey, Tiger . . . what about the clothes?

The return of Tiger Woods has been the talk of the town. Now, with a firm start date at Augusta National next month, I only have one question: What will he wear? Will we see a new and improved Tiger?

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Toreros on the rise with Mickelson at the helm

Toreros building momentum

The future is looking brighter for San Diego. As the team rises in the rankings, it’s definitely a good time to be a Torero. Eric Soderstrom says it was all part of the plan for coach Tim Mickelson.

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Willis takes Transitions lead; Fowler 2 back

Fowler 2 back at Transitions

Rickie Fowler posted a 4-under 67 Thursday at the Transitions Championship and is among a group of six players tied for second behind first-round leader Garrett Willis, who turned in a sizzling 65.

For Schwartzel, the Fat Lady Swings

explains how a Fat Lady is contributing to Charl Schwartzel’s success.

Bobby Grace waved a putter shaft in front of a few interested observers on the putting green at The Transitions Championship on March 17.

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Dougherty leads by a stroke in Morocco

Nick Dougherty of England has taken the lead after the first round of the Trophee Hassan II golf tournament.

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McGinley ends lengthy layoff in Morocco

caught up with Irishman Paul McGinley, who has returned from injury.

The Road to Morocco might have been a slapstick 1942 comedy starring Bob Hope and Bing Crosby, but Paul McGinley’s route to the North African nation has been pretty humorless.

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Stellar field shaping up for SBS Championship

explains how the PGA Tour’s season-opening event keeps getting stronger.

Certainly, only a small dent has been put into the PGA Tour season and there’s no reason to look beyond 2010.

Rookie diary: Time to recharge

has two weeks off after a disappointing finish in Puerto Rico. Read about it in his rookie diary.

Ever wonder what life is like for a PGA Tour rookie? Well, Chris Wilson is here to tell you.

Events to watch: Schenkel, W&M, Match Play

It’s Thursday, which means I’m here to tell you three tournaments to keep an eye on over the next few days.

Singh WDs from Transitions with a bad back

Vijay Singh has withdrawn from the Transitions Championship because of a back injury.