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Texas takes Big 12 lead through 36 holes

The Texas Longhorns were the only team to remain under par through 36 holes Friday at the Big 12 Men's Championship, leading Texas Tech by five.

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Consistent Lewis moves to Swinging Skirts lead

Stacy Lewis' second straight 3-under-par 69 moved her to the lead of the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic on Friday in Daly City, Calif., one shot ahead of Lydia Ko and first-round leader Karine Icher.

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Christovich extends lead at Coleman Invitational

Patrick Christovich fired a second-round 69 and extended his lead at the George L. Coleman Invitational at Seminole Golf Club in Juno Beach, Fla.

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Zurich Classic: Tee times, third round

Zurich Classic of New Orleans leader Ben Martin will share a tee time with Andrew Svoboda and Seung-Yul Noh, with Keegan Bradley two groups ahead and looking to keep gaining ground in the third round.

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5 Things: Martin maintains; Bradley climbs; more

A day after setting the course record at TPC Avondale, Zurich Classic of New Orleans leader Ben Martin shot 67 to maintain a healthy second-round margin as Keegan Bradley made a move. Here are 5 Things to know.

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UCLA women lead Pac-12 Championship

UCLA took a slight lead over No. 4 Stanford and No. 10 Arizona in the first round of the Pac-12 Championship.

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Tee times: Junior Invitational at Sage Valley, Round 3

There is plenty of firepower that will tee off over the final hour at the 2014 Junior Invitational at Sage Valley on Saturday, including a stellar final pairing.

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Tracker: Martin holds onto Zurich Classic lead

Ben Martin, a day after a TPC Avondale course-record 62 in the first round, shot 67 Friday to remain atop the leaderboard -- by three shots over Andrew Svoboda. Recap the highlights right here!

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Stanford men lead field at Pac-12 Championship

Stanford took a four-stroke lead over Arizona in the first round of the Pac-12 Men's Golf Championship, with Cal and Washington tied for third.

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Scheffler has one-shot lead at Sage Valley

Theo Humphrey held the lead for most of the day at the Junior Invitational, but a late stumble put U.S. Junior champ Scottie Scheffler in the lead at Sage Valley.

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New Mexico men edge UNLV for Mountain West lead

New Mexico is leading UNLV by one stroke at the Mountain West Conference Championship after the first round.

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UF commit Caparros to turn pro after high school

Kristian Caparros, a 2015 Florida commit, plans to turn pro after high school, the South Florida native told Golfweek Friday at the Junior Invitational at Sage Valley.

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Italy's Paratore's game similar to Manassero

Italy's Renato Paratore plays a similar game to fellow countryman Matteo Manassero, and he plans on trying to use that to his advantage tomorrow in Saturday's final round.

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New Mexico moves to lead in Mountain West

New Mexico played to a 7-over 295 in the second round of the Mountain West Conference Championship, moving into first place.

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Oklahoma seizes Big 12 Championship lead

Oklahoma earned a two-stroke lead over Kansas State through one round at the Big 12 Women's Championship.

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Florida State takes ACC lead over Georgia Tech

Hank Lebioda's 4-under 68 helped Florida State gain a four-shot edge over Georgia Tech through the first 18 holes of the ACC Men's Golf Championship.

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Buckeyes lead Big Ten women after 1st round

Ohio State placed three golfers in the top five in the first round of the Big Ten Championship, seizing the lead by a shot over Nebraska.

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Alabama grabs lead at men's SEC Championship

Alabama, the No. 1 team in the Golfweek/Sagarin Rankings, ran out in front in the first round of the Southeastern Conference Championship, shooting an 8-under 272.

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Foos feeling tired after long month in Georgia

It's been a strange couple of days for Dominic Foos, who is 13 over through two rounds of the Junior Invitational at Sage Valley. The unusually poor performance has left the 16-year-old German a little tired after a busy month.

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Top this: Fowler's pro-am chicanery

You might think there's no difference between your game and Rickie Fowler's after he topped this shot during the recent pro-am for the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. But there's still a distinction to be made.

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Pepperdine wins West Coast title for 13th straight year

Pepperdine's women made it 13 West Coast Conference titles in a row on April 16, notching a 17-shot victory at Gold Mountain Golf Club in Bremerton, Wash.

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UC Davis wins 5th straight Big West title

UC Davis won its fifth straight Big West Conference women's title April 15 at San Luis Obispo (Calif.) Country Club.

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Levy's record 62 leads in China; Poulter errs

The second course-record 62 of the week among the ranks of top pros came Friday via Alexander Levy in the European Tour's China Open, where Ian Poulter drew a penalty then took to Twitter for self-critiquing.

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Icher impresses in cold Day 1 at Swinging Skirts

Karine Icher birdied four of her first seven holes and finished with a 6-under 66 on Thursday to take the lead, two strokes ahead of Lydia Ko and several others.

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Huskey making most of his unexpected opportunity

Keenan Huskey wasn't even a part of the Junior Invitational field a week ago, but a bit of good fortune and an opening-round 72 have the South Carolina native in the thick of things at Sage Valley.

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Video: Bradley takes out GoPro drone with shot

PGA Tour pro Keegan Bradley hits GoPro drone with iron shot.

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In this issue: April 25, 2014

Inside the April 25, 2014, issue of Golfweek: