How it happened: Overton leads by 1 at CordeValle

Jeff Overton during the first round of the Frys.com Open at CordeValle.

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The 2013-14 PGA Tour season began Thursday at the Frys.com Open at CordeValle in San Martin, Calif.

Jeff Overton shot a bogey-free 7-under 64 to take a one-shot lead over Brian Harman. Overton posted five birdies and an eagle on his scorecard.

Defending champion Jonas Blixt shot a 2-under 69, five shots back of Overton. Other notables near the top of the leaderboard are Brooks Koepka (67), John Peterson (68) and Luke Guthrie (68).

See how it happened in our Tracker:

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Update No. 33: 9:31 p.m. EDT

Brooks Koepka bogeys the par-4 17th, dropping him back to 4 under.

Bud Cauley birdied Nos. 14, 15 and 17 to get to get to 2 under for the tournament.

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Update No. 32: 9:14 p.m. EDT

Max Homa finishes his first round as a professional with a 2-under 69 (T-19) at CordeValle.

Brooks Koepka makes back-to-back birdies and gets to 5 under for the tournament with two holes to play.

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Update No. 31: 9:05 p.m. EDT

With another birdie on the par-5 15th, former Florida State standout moves to 4 under for the tournament.

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Update No. 30: 8:59 p.m. EDT

Recent Cal graduate Max Homa makes a birdie at the par-4 eighth to get to 3 under for the tournament – again. Homa is four shots back leader Jeff Overton in his professional debut with one hole to play.

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Update No. 29: 8:48 p.m. EDT

Kevin Tway is making his first start on the PGA Tour. Tway, son of Champion Tour player Bob Tway, is 1 under through 15 holes. Tway won the Boise Open in a playoff on the Web.com Tour in 2013 for his first professional win.

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Update No. 28: 8:25 p.m. EDT

Brooks Koepka got to 3 under for the first time today after a birdie on the par-4 13th. Koepka is No. 100 in the Official World Golf Rankings.

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Update No. 27: 7:57 p.m. EDT

Brian Harman doesn't get an eagle at the par-5 ninth, but he does make birdie to wrap up a 6-under 65. He's solo second, one shot back of leader Jeff Overton.

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Update No. 26: 7:37 p.m. EDT

Brian Harman has one hole left, the par-5 ninth, and he's 5 under. A birdie would put him in solo second at 6 under while an eagle would tie him for the lead.

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Update No. 25: 7:22 p.m. EDT

Through 11 holes, Max Homa has yet to make a bogey. He's 3 under in his first PGA Tour start as a pro.

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Update No. 24: 6:52 p.m. EDT

Brian Harman is 4 under through 14 holes. Harman finished 80th in the FedEx Cup standings last season, and had two top-10 finishes in 29 starts.

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Update No. 23: 6:36 p.m. EDT

Through 10 holes, Davis Love III, a 2013 U.S. Presidents Cup assistant captain, is 1 under. That includes a double bogey at the par-3 third hole.

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Update No. 22: 6:04 p.m. EDT

Of the players on the course right now, Jimmy Walker is the highest on the leaderboard at 4 under through 11 holes. He's three shots back of the lead, but one shot ahead of the next closest players currently on the course – Max Homa, J.J. Henry and Brian Harman, who are all 3 under.

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Update No. 21: 5:39 p.m. EDT

Max Homa and Brooks Koepka are both 2 under this afternoon. Homa, who turned pro after this year's Walker Cup, is through five holes while Koepka, a former standout at Florida State and three-time winner on the Euro Challenge Tour, is through four holes.

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Update No. 20: 5:34 p.m. EDT

Angel Cabrera's first round since the Presidents Cup isn't going so well. Cabrera is 5 over through eight holes this afternoon.

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Update No. 19: 5:02 p.m. EDT

Justin Thomas finishes his first PGA Tour round as a pro in 2-over 73. Another youngster, Chris Williams, is faring a little better. Williams, the former top-ranked amateur in the world and now a pro, is 2 under through 17 holes.

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Update No. 18: 4:38 p.m. EDT

Wondering where Billy Horschel went on the leaderboard? Horschel, who was 3 under at one point today, went 6 over in his final five holes, including making a triple bogey at the par-4 fifth hole, and finished with a 3-over 74.

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Update No. 17: 4:35 p.m. EDT

Jeff Overton birdies his final hole of the day, the par-4 18th, to wrap up a 7-under 64. He's got a two-shot lead on the field right now.

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Update No. 16: 4:31 p.m. EDT

Jimmy Walker is off to a strong start this afternoon, 3 under through five holes. He's three shots back of leader Jeff Overton (6 under through 17 holes).

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Update No. 15: 4:08 p.m. EDT

Defending champion Jonas Blixt finishes with a 2-under 69. Also, Fred Funk is 1 under through four holes as he makes his first PGA Tour start using his one-year exemption for being top 50 on the career money list.

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Update No. 14: 3:57 p.m. EDT

Kyle Stanley pars the par-4 18th to wrap up a 5-under 66, a round that included just one bogey, which came on Stanley's opening hole.

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Update No. 13: 3:41 p.m. EDT

Kyle Stanley makes it a three-way tie for the lead at 5 under with John Peterson and Jeff Overton. But while the latter two player are through 14 holes, Stanley is through 17.

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Update No. 12: 3:25 p.m. EDT

With some morning groups having already finished play, the afternoon groups are starting to make their way out on the course. Among those who have just started their round is Erik Compton, who is even after his opening hole. Compton, a two-time heart transplant recipient who is beginning his third straight season on the PGA Tour, was awarded the inaugural PGA Tour Courage Award on Wednesday. Click here to read more about Compton's honor.

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Update No. 11: 3:06 p.m. EDT

Jeff Overton birdies No. 13 to move to 5 under, where he now shares the lead with John Peterson. Also, Kyle Stanley is alone in second place at 4 under. Stanley, through 15 holes, has gone birdie-birdie-par-eagle in his last four holes.

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Update No. 10: 2:54 p.m. EDT

Robert Allenby has fallen out of the lead – he's now 3 under through 15 holes. The new leader? Well, it's 2013 Web.com Tour Final money winner John Peterson, who is 5 under through 12 holes. Peterson has four straight birdies – at Nos. 18, 1-3 – and leads second-place Jeff Overton by one shot.

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Update No. 9: 2:20 p.m. EDT

A double bogey at the par-4 fourth hole drops Jonas Blixt back to 1 under. Also dropping back is George McNeill, who falls back to 3 under – and out of a share of the lead – with a bogey at the par-4 fifth hole.

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Update No. 8: 2:03 p.m. EDT

George McNeill has four birdies in his last six holes – the latest came at the par-4 fourth hole – and he's tied for the lead at 4 under with Robert Allenby.

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Update No. 7: 1:42 p.m. EDT

Former Alabama standout Justin Thomas is 1 over through seven holes. He recently missed the cut in his first start as a professional, at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.

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Update No. 6: 1:17 p.m. EDT

Former Illinois players Scott Langley and Luke Guthrie are both 1 under through 12 holes. They started on the back nine.

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Update No. 5: 1:15 p.m. EDT

Defending champion Jonas Blixt birdies the par-4 first hole to move to 3 under through 10 holes. His playing competitor, Billy Horschel, is 2 under. They both trail leader Robert Allenby, who is 4 under through 10 holes after starting on the front nine.

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Update No. 4: 12:44 p.m. EDT

Billy Horschel birdies the par-3 16th to move to 3 under, one shot back of leader Robert Allenby (4 under). The other two players in Horschel's group? Gary Woodland and defending champion Jonas Blixt are both 1 under through eight holes.

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Update No. 3: 12:20 p.m. EDT

Michael Putnam and John Peterson, winners of the Web.com Tour money title and Web.com Tour Finals money title, respectively, are each 1 under through three holes after starting on the back nine.

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Update No. 2: 12:12 p.m. EDT

Tommy Gainey bogeys the par-4 14th to fall back to 2 under while Robert Allenby birdies the par-4 sixth hole to move into sole possession of the lead at 3 under.

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Update No. 1: 11:42 a.m. EDT

Tommy Gainey is the early leader at 2 under through two holes. Gainey, of course, earned his first and only PGA Tour victory in the fall, at the 2012 McGladrey Classic.

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Pre-tournament coverage

Fred Funk, 57, makes return to PGA Tour

At 57 years old, Fred Funk is making his return to the PGA Tour. Funk will use his one-time exemption for being in the top 50 on the career money list. He'll make his first start of the season Thursday at the Frys.com Open at CordeValle in San Martin, Calif.

New year already wraps around for Tour

The team stuff over, it’s back to work. And don’t look now, but that’s the 2014 season staring you in the face.

Closer look: The field for the Frys.com Open

Defending champion Jonas Blixt won't be the only notable in the field for the Frys.com Open, which begins Thursday. He'll be joined by 2013 Presidents Cuppers, 2013 Web.com Tour Finals participants and 2013 PGA Tour winners.

Compton receives inaugural Courage Award

Erik Compton, a two-time heart transplant recipient, became the inaugural winner of the PGA Tour Courage Award on Wednesday.

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