How it Happened: Koepka leads Frys.com

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PosNameTodayThruScore
1Billy Horschel-2F-11
T2Jim Furyk-1F-8
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T4Justin Rose-1F-7
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It was Jeff Overton who got off to a fast start on Thursday for the 2013-14 season, but it was Brooks Koepka who over took him at the top of the leaderboard on Friday.

Koepka shot a 7-under 64 during the second round at CordeValle, good enough for a two-day total of 11-under 131. He has a one-shot lead over Jason Kokrak. Kokrak fired a 6-under 65 on Friday.

In third place, tied at 9 under, are Robert Garrigus (63) and Jim Herman (66).

See how it all happened right here:

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Update No. 44: 9:37 p.m. EDT

Justin Thomas makes par on his last hole (No. 9) and will make the cut in his PGA Tour pro debut.

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Update No. 43: 9:30 p.m. EDT

Recent Washington graduate Chris Williams made a double bogey at the par-3 7th, and that dropped him a shot over the cut line at 1 over. He'll need to birdie No. 9 to make it to the weekend.

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Update No. 42: 9:10 p.m. EDT

Justin Thomas sits directly on the cut line (even par) after making a bogey at the par-4 6th. The former Alabama standout has two holes left in his PGA Tour pro debut.

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Update No. 41: 9:04 p.m. EDT

Jason Kokrak eagles the par-5 9th to get to 10 under for the tournament, and one shot back of leader Brooks Koepka. He shot a 6-under 65 on Friday after a 67 in the opening round.

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Update No. 40: 8:36 p.m. EDT

Kyle Stanley bogeyed his last two holes – Nos. 8 and 9 – to fall to 7 under for the tournament. He got it to 9 under with two to play.

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Update No. 39: 8:20 p.m. EDT

In his first round back after a wrist injury, and sitting out for most of the 2013 season, Spencer Levin fired a 6-under 65 to get to 6 under for the tournament.

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Update No. 38: 7:54 p.m. EDT

Billy Horschel birdies the par-4 17th to move to 1 over. He'll need a birdie on his last hole to have a chance at making the cut.

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Update No. 37: 7:52 p.m. EDT

Kyle Stanley birdies the par-3 seventh to move to 9 under with two holes to play.

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Update No. 36: 7:40 p.m. EDT

Three straight birdies – at Nos. 17, 18 and 1 – have Justin Thomas inside the projected cut. Thomas is 1 under overall with eight holes to play.

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Update No. 35: 7:37 p.m. EDT

One of the headline groups – Jonas Blixt, Billy Horschel and Gary Woodland – are struggling right now to just make the cut, which is currently projected at even par. Blixt is even par through 16 holes while Horschel and Woodland are both 2 over.

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Update No. 34: 7:18 p.m. EDT

Shortly after Kyle Stanley moved to 8 under, Jason Kokrak follows suit. Kokrak is now 4 under through 12 holes today after a long birdie make at No. 3.

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Update No. 33: 7:15 p.m. EDT

Josh Teater makes a long birdie putt from off the green at the par-3 third to move to 5 under. He's got six birdies in his last nine holes.

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Update No. 32: 6:56 p.m. EDT

Among those playing well this afternoon is Vijay Singh, who is 4 under through 11 holes. He's currently tied for 10th at 6 under.

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Update No. 31: 6:44 p.m. EDT

Eighty players are now at even par or better, and inside the projected cut. Sixty-three are 1 under or better.

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Update No. 30: 6:31 p.m. EDT

Kyle Stanley and Jason Kokrak are both 7 under overall and at four shots back, are the closest to Brooks Koepka's lead among the players who are out on the course right now.

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Update No. 29: 6:11 p.m. EDT

First-round leader Jeff Overton is even through six holes today. At 7 under, he's four shots off of Brooks Koepka's lead.

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Update No. 28: 5:42 p.m. EDT

The projected cut remains at even par with 77 players currently inside the cut line. Among those below the cut who are also finished with their second rounds: Marc Leishman (1 over), Fred Funk (3 over), Erik Compton (4 over) and Angel Cabrera (5 over). Jonas Blixt and Billy Horschel are both 1 over with nine holes to play today.

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Update No. 27: 5:07 p.m. EDT

Andres Gonzales will enter the weekend at 6 under after he tied the course record with a 9-under 62 today.

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Update No. 26: 4:50 p.m. EDT

Brooks Koepka birdies his final hole, the par-5 ninth, to finish with a 7-under 64. He made eight birdies and an eagle today, and is currently the clubhouse leader at 11 under.

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Update No. 25: 4:33 p.m. EDT

Robert Garrigus' impressive second round comes to an end as Garrigus wraps up an 8-under. He'll enter the weekend at 9 under.

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Update No. 24: 4:28 p.m. EDT

A birdie at the par-4 eighth moves Brooks Koepka back into sole possession of the lead at 10 under. It's the seventh birdie of the round for Koepka, who is through 17 holes today.

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Update No. 23: 4:19 p.m. EDT

First-round leader Jeff Overton pars his opening hole of Round 2, the pr-4 10th, and he's still 7 under overall, now two shots back of the lead.

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Update No. 22: 3:59 p.m. EDT

Brooks Koepka gives a shot right back at the par-4 sixth hole with a bogey. He's back at 9 under and in a share of first place with Robert Garrigus and Jim Herman.

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Update No. 21: 3:58 p.m. EDT

Hideki Matsuyama just wrapped up a 5-under 66 to enter the weekend at 6 under overall.

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Update No. 20: 3:51 p.m. EDT

Brooks Koepka birdies the par-4 fifth hole to move to 10 under. He leads Robert Garrigus and Jim Herman by a shot. Garrigus is 8 under through 17 holes today.

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Update No. 19: 3:20 p.m. EDT

In his first Tour start using his exemption for being top 50 in career money, Fred Funk is 3 over after two rounds after a second-round 1-under 70 Friday. The projected cut is even par right now as the afternoon wave is just starting.

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Update No. 18: 3:05 p.m. EDT

Jim Herman has four birdies in his last six holes, including the par-4 fourth, and he's tied for lead with Brooks Koepka at 9 under.

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Update No. 17: 2:58 p.m. EDT

Brooks Koepka is your new solo leader at 9 under. How did he get there? Well, he just birdied the par-4 second hole, his fifth birdie of the day. He also has an eagle and two bogeys through 11 holes.

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Update No. 16: 2:50 p.m. EDT

Camilo Villegas is in with a 5-under 66, a round that included six birdies and one bogey. He's 8 under overall.

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Update No. 15: 2:33 p.m. EDT

Brooks Koepka birdies the par-4 18th to complete his first nine holes in 4-under 32. He's 8 under overall and tied for the lead with Robert Garrigus, who is 7 under through 12 holes today.

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Update No. 14: 2:05 p.m. EDT

Robert Garrigus made six birdies and shot 6-under 29 on the front nine. Through 10 holes now, he's 7 under overall and tied for the lead now with Brooks Koepka and Jeff Overton. Scott Brown was at 8 under, but a double bogey at No. 12 dropped him back to 6 under.

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Update No. 13: 1:51 p.m. EDT

Add another birdie to the scorecard of Brooks Koepka on No. 16 (he started on the back), and he's one-shot back of leader Scott Brown at 8 under.

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Update No. 12: 1:47 p.m. EDT

Ryo Ishikawa has made three birdies in his first seven holes to get to 5 under for the tournament. Ishikawa fired a 2-under 69 in the first round at CordeValle.

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Update No. 11: 1:37 p.m. EDT

Brooks Koepka eagles the par-5 15th to get to 6 under for the tournament, and two shots back of leader Scott Brown. Koepka had two birdies, two bogeys and a par on his card before the eagle.

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Update No. 10: 1:19 p.m. EDT

Scott Brown birdies No. 10 to move to 8 under, 5 under through 10 holes today. He now leads by one shot.

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Update No. 9: 1:16 p.m. EDT

Robert Garrigus is off to a strong start. He's 5 under through eight holes today, and 6 under overall. Garrigus started last season with five straight finishes of T-22 or better, including two top 10s. But after February, Garrigus didn't record another top 10.

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Update No. 8: 12:54 p.m. EDT

Scott Brown becomes the latest player to grab a share of the lead. Brown is 4 under through eight holes today, and is tied for first at 7 under with Jeff Overton. Since his victory at the 2013 Puerto Rico Open, Brown has missed nine cuts and finished in the top 25 twice, with his best finish a 13th-place showing at Bay Hill.

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Update No. 7: 12:37 p.m. EDT

And now it's Brian Harman's turn to fall out of the lead. Harman bogeys the par-5 ninth to drop to 6 under, leaving Jeff Overton, who tees off this afternoon, in sole possession of the lead at 7 under.

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Update No. 6: 12:26 p.m. EDT

Camilo Villegas bogeys the par-4 17th to drop back to 6 under. Also, Max Homa's birdie streak ends with a bogey at No. 4 and he drops back to 4 under overall.

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Update No. 5: 12:18 p.m. EDT

Camilo Villegas has joined Brian Harman and Jeff Overton in the lead at 7 under. Villegas is 4 under through seven holes today.

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Update No. 4: 12:15 p.m. EDT

Max Homa, who turned pro after this year's Walker Cup, is 3 under through three holes today with birdies at Nos. 1-3. As a result, Homa is currently T-5 at 5 under.

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Update No. 3: 11:51 a.m. EDT

Davis Love III, who said he'd like to make next year's U.S. Ryder Cup team, is currently T-12 at 3 under. He's 1 under through three holes today.

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Update No. 2: 11:32 a.m. EDT

Scott Brown, who won a Tour event last season, is 3 under through his first three holes after birdies at Nos. 1-3. He moves to 6 under overall, which is two shots back of the lead. Also at 6 under is Camilo Villegas, who is 3 under through four holes today.

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Update No. 1: 11:08 a.m. EDT

It's early Friday on the West Coast, but Brian Harman has already made a move. Harman entered the second round a shot back of first-round leader Jeff Overton, but after going 1 under through hsi first three holes Friday, Harman is now tied with Overton for the lead at 7 under.

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Thursday coverage

5 Things: Overton fires 64 to grab first-round lead at CordeValle

The 2013-14 PGA Tour season began Thursday with the first round of the Frys.com Open at CordeValle in San Martin, Calif. And it's Jeff Overton who is the first first-round leader of the season after shooting a 7-under 64.

How it happened: Overton leads by 1 at CordeValle

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.

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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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