News for Friday, January 27, 2012


News 2012 January 27


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Snedeker in great form after hip surgery

Rude on Brandt Snedeker

Jeff Rude: Brandt Snedeker, who is second at Torrey Pines after a second-round 64, had hip surgery in November. He has reverted to a natural draw off the tee and has a new outlook on life.

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Stanley takes one-shot lead at Torrey Pines

Kyle Stanley made more than enough birdies Friday to offset one big mistake, giving him a 4-under 68 on the South Course at Torrey Pines and a one-shot lead in the Farmers Insurance Open.

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Gilchrest (No. 13, 2013) commits to Auburn

has given a verbal commitment to Auburn.

Matt Gilchrest, who is ranked 13th in the Class of 2013, has given a verbal commitment to play college golf at Auburn.

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Designs on new golfers part of PGA Show theme

Klein on Golf 2.0

Golf 2.0 is designed to restructure how we play and feel about golf, without losing the game's tradition.

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Men's preview: Mid-American Conference

Men's preview: MAC

Mid-American Conference men's preview: Kent State coach Herb Page led the Golden Flashes to the top of the conference in the fall, and that isn't anything new for the hall-of-famer.

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Tiger vs. Rory: Start of a beautiful rivalry

Tait on Tiger, Rory

Yankees-Red Sox. Celtics-Lakers. Tiger-Rory. Wait, what? Alistair Tait says what is shaping up in Abu Dhabi could have an impact on golf's popularity in the coming years.

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Ashworth continues revival with tour push

Ashworth's revival

Once an iconic golf apparel brand, Ashworth, in its last years as an independent company, became what's dreaded in the business: nondescript casual wear.