News for Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Victor Dubuisson's clubs finally arrive at Doral
Chalk up another recovery for Victor Dubuisson, as the Frenchman's clubs finally arrived at Doral late Tuesday night to set himself up for another shot at a WGC title.
Adidas Golf announces partnership with USA Golf through 2016
Adidas Golf and the USA Golf Federation announced on Tuesday Adidas Golf has been named the official apparel provider for USA Golf, which includes the Olympics in 2016.
USGA rejects proposal to extend anchoring deadline for amateurs
PGA of America President Ted Bishop tells membership that the USGA has decided to stay steadfast in its deadline of Jan. 1, 2016 to implement anchoring ban for professionals and amateurs alike.
USC tops Pepperdine, UCLA at Bruin Wave Invitational
No. 1 USC got its revenge on its second-ranked UCLA and more at the Bruin Wave Invitational on Tuesday. The Women of Troy claimed a 13-shot victory at El Caballero Country Club in Tarzana, Calif.
North Texas claims Argent Financial Classic title
North Texas claimed victory at the Argent Financial Classic at Squire Creek in Choudrant, La.
Vols, Radford's Conner Hayden win Davidson College Invitational
Tennessee won its first tournament of the year as it won the Davidson College Invitational on Tuesday.
Puerto Rico Open on PGA Tour: Tee times, 1st and 2nd rounds
Nicolas Colsaerts, Ryo Ishikawa and Robert Karlsson will form one of the notable groups at the 2014 Puerto Rico Open this week on PGA Tour, teeing off early Thursday and late Friday. Here are complete tee times.
Gophers holds off Arizona, UC Santa Barbara for Del Walker title
Minnesota won the Del Walker Intercollegiate at Virginia Country Club in Long Beach, Calif., by a single shot over Arizona and UC Santa Barbara on March 4.
Cobra BiO Cell driver, Masters edition
The newest Cobra collectible driver is a green BiO Cell model in celebration of the year's first major championship, the Masters.
Oddsmakers favor Rory McIlroy at Doral over Tiger Woods
Tiger Woods' withdrawal last week likely cost him his the title of oddsmakers' favorite at this week's WGC-Cadillac Championship, with Rory McIlroy taking the top spot.
VIDEO: Happy National (Brooke) Pancake Day!
Brooke Pancake has plenty of game, having led Alabama to a national championship and a U.S. Women's Amateur semifinalist. But it is her last name that gets most of the attention, and on National Pancake Day, we celebrate her along with Chase54.
Oregon claims 1st victory of season at Juli Inkster Invite
Oregon, No. 23 in the Golfweek rankings, won the Juli Inkster Spartan Invite by two shots over UC Davis.
Iowa State takes lead at Hurricane Invitational
Iowa State shot 2-over 286 to grab the lead at the Hurricane Invitational Tuesday in Coral Cables, Fla.
Alabama's win streak snapped at 11 as Houston takes Querencia Cabo Collegiate
Houston picked up its second straight victory of the spring, winning the Querencia Cabo Collegiate and snapping top-ranked Alabama's 11-tournament winning streak.
Jack Maguire (62) leads Florida State to victory at USF Invitational
Jack Maguire picked up his first collegiate win in a big way Tuesday at the USF Invitational, shooting 10-under 62 and leading Florida State to victory.
Kent State wins Kiawah Island Intercollegiate by 14
Kent State won the Kiawah Island Intercollegiate at Oak Point and Cougar Point Golf Club on Tuesday by 14 shots.
WGC-Cadillac Championship: Tee times for 1st, 2nd round include Tiger Woods with Adam Scott and Henrik Stenson
Tiger Woods will share a tee time with Adam Scott and Henrik Stenson, should Woods' back heal in time, for the first two rounds of the WGC-Cadillac Championship on Thursday and Friday at Trump National Doral's Blue Monster.
Ailing Louis Oosthuizen adjusts schedule on road to Augusta
Louis Oosthuizen hit balls on the new range at Trump National Doral with the hope his ailing back will stand up – not just at this week's WGC-Cadillac Championship but for upcoming stops at Tampa, Houston and eventually Augusta.
Players, caddies praise redesign of Trump National Doral
With new improvements to the course, players and caddies are having to study this new Trump National Doral for the WGC-Cadillac Championship.
Gil Hanse renovation adds strategy, drama to Doral's Blue Monster
PGA Tour players who think they know Trump National Doral's Blue Monster course will be in for a shock. After Gil Hanse's renovation, forget the old yardage books or memories of previous putts made.
PHOTOS: Equipment on the range at WGC-Cadillac Championship
Our David Dusek is on the range at Doral and gathered these photos of new irons in the bags of Jordan Spieth, Hunter Mahan, Justin Rose, Zach Johnson, Jim Furyk and many more.
Wilson Staff Vizor Level 2 putter targets speed, path
The first thing golfers will notice about Wilson's four models of Staff Vizor Level 2 putters is the unique alignment mechanism, while a soft urethane-face insert was designed especially to work well with firm golf balls.
Expert Picks: Rory McIlroy, Jason Day, Sergio Garcia rank high for WGC-Cadillac Championship at Doral
Rory McIlroy, Jason Day and Sergio Garcia are mentioned often among the expert picks to win or contend at this week's WGC-Cadillac Championship on PGA Tour. See the rest of the predictions right here.