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Furman alums try to save golf team from death sentence

Furman University
Furman University
More than 50 former players – including Brad Faxon, the team's most prominent graduate – held a teleconference on Monday with school officials to discuss ways to possibly keep the men's golf team alive.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, February 18, 2014 | 4:17 p.m.

Ailsa Craig, golf landmark, produces Olympic curling stones

Ailsa Craig with Lucas Glover
Getty Images
With the Ailsa Craig looming in the background, Lucas Glover lined up a putt during the 2009 British Open at Turnberry.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, February 18, 2014 | 10:22 a.m.

Nike Hyperadapt Wind jacket designed for fit and flexibility

Nike Hyperadapt Wind jacket
Courtesy of Nike Golf
The Nike Hyperadapt Wind jacket features a four-way stretch laminate through the back, shoulders and upper arms to maximize range of motion while the lightweight outer shell provides protection and comfort.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, February 17, 2014 | 9:36 p.m.

Hal Sutton has mild heart attack at Champions Tour event

Hal Sutton
Getty Images
Hal Sutton withdrew from the ACE Group Classic after feeling pressure in his chest and having a shortness of breath on Friday, and had a stent put in his heart.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Sunday, February 16, 2014 | 1:15 a.m.

Fan makes full-court putt to win car at Auburn basketball game

Patrick Burch
Patrick Burch got a high-five from Aubie the Tiger after his car-winning putt at halftime of the Mississippi-State-Auburn basketball game.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Saturday, February 15, 2014 | 9:57 p.m.

David Ortiz victimized by exploding golf ball trick

David Ortiz
Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz (with bat in hand) got an explosive result when he made contact with a golf ball.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Saturday, February 15, 2014 | 7:26 p.m.

South African president uses golf to raise funds for education

South Africa President Jacob Zuma
Courtesy: South African government
South African President Jacob Zuma believes that golf can help people achieve a healthy lifestyle.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, February 14, 2014 | 7:55 p.m.

Augusta National begins clean-up after ice storm

Augusta National
Kevin Faigle via Twitter
Augusta National's 'Members Only' sign at Washington Road was coated in ice and knocked off-kilter by the storm.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, February 13, 2014 | 7:45 p.m.

Natalie Gulbis blends golf and baseball in game with kids

Natalie Gulbis
Natalie Gulbis via Instagram
Natalie Gulbis led a group of youngsters in a game of ''golf ball.''
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, February 13, 2014 | 3:53 p.m.

Pebble Beach opens new range and golf academy

Pebble Beach Golf Academy
Getty Images
A new driving range and dramatically expanded golf academy are joining the world-famous Pebble Beach Golf Links.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, February 13, 2014 | 3:04 p.m.

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