News for Saturday, March 17, 2012
Mark Calcavecchia shot his second straight 4-under 67 in rainy conditions Saturday to take a two-stroke lead in the Champions Tour's Toshiba Classic.
Ai Miyazato birdied three straight holes on the back nine and finished with a 6-under 66 on Saturday for a share of the lead with Yani Tseng in the LPGA Founders Cup.
Els makes run in Tampa
Ernie Els made a run on Saturday at the Transitions Championship, but it could have been even better if it wasn't for his faulty putter.
San Diego State wins
Behind J.J. Spaun's medalist performance, San Diego State held off UNLV to win the National Invitational Tournament in Arizona to win its third straight tournament.
Behind MJ Daffue, Lamar picked up a five-stroke victory over Baylor at the Border Olympics on the par-72 Laredo Country Club in Laredo, Texas.
Texas wins Morris Williams
Top-ranked Texas won the Morris Williams Intercollegiate by 16 strokes, while a trio of Longhorns - Jordan Spieth, Dylan Frittelli (above) and Julio Vegas - tied for medalist honors.
Goosen surges at Transitions
Retief Goosen already has pulled out of Bay Hill next week because of his bum back. But he somehow pulled off a 6-under 65 on Saturday in Tampa to vault into a share of the lead.
Furyk, Goosen lead
Veterans Jim Furyk and Retief Goosen spent much of the day chasing Sang-Moon Bae, but the former major winners overtook the rookie and will play in Sunday's final group at the Transitions.
Round 3 at Transitions
Check out scores from Round 3 at the PGA Tour's Transitions Championship
Unheralded Spanish golfer Eduardo De la Riva shot a 4-under 68 Saturday for a one-stroke lead after three rounds of the Andalucia Open.