Champions Tour

SAUCIER, Miss. -- Jeff Maggert admitted his decisive putt on No. 17 at Fallen Oak wasn't supposed to be one that actually dropped. He was just trying to get it close.
Big 3 of Nicklaus, Palmer and Player play in special Insperity exhibition
THE WOODLANDS, Texas -- Arnold Palmer curled in the 25-foot putt on the 18th hole, raised his right hand and acknowledged the massive, cheering gallery with a thumbs-up sign and his trademark smile.
5 May 2012 - 8:50pm - 0 Comments
Funk shares second-round lead with Lehman at Insperity Championship
THE WOODLANDS, Texas -- Fred Funk's game is rounding into form just in time for the thick of the Champions Tour season. He wouldn't mind kick-starting his summer with a victory in early May, either.
5 May 2012 - 7:31pm - 0 Comments
Lehman tops Insperity Championship by one shot over Funk and Jenkins
THE WOODLANDS, Texas -- Tom Lehman used to hate the Tournament Course at The Woodlands Country Club. Now, he's wondering why he ever felt that way.
4 May 2012 - 7:08pm - 0 Comments
Allen, suddenly red-hot, seeks third straight win on Champions Tour
THE WOODLANDS, Texas -- Michael Allen studied the PGA Tour statistics last year, and one number jumped out at him.
3 May 2012 - 7:59pm - 0 Comments
Allen-Frost team wins Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf over Cook-Sindelar
Michael Allen, with a little help from David Frost, has gone from practically unknown on the Champions Tour to practically unbeatable.
22 Apr 2012 - 6:15pm - 0 Comments
Frost-Allen team ties Purtzer-Bryant for lead at Liberty Mutual Legends
David Frost and Michael Allen birdied nine of the first 13 holes and combined for a 9-under 63 on Saturday for a share of the second-round lead with Tom Purtzer and Brad Bryant in the Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf.
21 Apr 2012 - 8:04pm - 0 Comments
Purtzer-Bryant team leads Legends of Golf after near course-record 60
Brad Bryant and Tom Purtzer teamed up for a 12-under 60 to take the first-round lead at the Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf on Friday. The score was one shot off the course record set in 2008 by Tom Watson and Andy North at the best-ball event at The Club at Savannah Harbor.
20 Apr 2012 - 6:45pm - 0 Comments
Scioto CC, where Nicklaus learned to play, will host 2016 U.S. Senior Open
Scioto Country Club is returning to the national spotlight in golf for the first time in decades. And Jack Nicklaus wants to be ready for it.
17 Apr 2012 - 4:08pm - 0 Comments
Allen wins Encompass Insurance Pro- Am by three shots over Perry
Michael Allen didn't let early struggles stop him from ending a long title drought. Allen won the Encompass Insurance Pro-Am on Sunday for his second Champions Tour title, closing with a 3-under 68 for a three-stroke victory over Kenny Perry.
15 Apr 2012 - 6:01pm - 1 Comments
Allen races out to five-shot lead at Encompass Insurance Pro-Am
Michael Allen talked more about a pair of pars than an eagle as he took a commanding lead at the Encompass Insurance Pro-Am. Allen shot a 4-under 67 on Saturday to take a five-stroke lead after the second round of the Champions Tour event.
14 Apr 2012 - 7:43pm - 0 Comments
Fleisher, at 63, leads Allen and Lu at Encompass Insurance Pro-Am
Bruce Fleisher was as surprised as anyone to find himself atop the leaderboard. The 63-year-old Fleisher shot a 6-under 65 on Friday to take a one-stroke lead over Michael Allen and Chien Soon Lu after the first round of the Champions' Tour Encompass Insurance Pro-Am.
13 Apr 2012 - 7:53pm - 0 Comments
Couples makes birdie on final hole to win Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic
Fred Couples looks like a man who is ready for another run at the Masters.
25 Mar 2012 - 5:51pm - 0 Comments
Sluman and Couples lead after Round 2 of Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic
Jeff Sluman watched Fred Couples make six birdies in a row Saturday morning. He did his best imitation in the afternoon.
24 Mar 2012 - 8:42pm - 0 Comments
Senior leads after soggy, quiet first day at Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic
Peter Senior posted a 5-under 67 Friday to share the clubhouse lead at the Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic with Jim Carter.
23 Mar 2012 - 7:19pm - 0 Comments
Lehman to defend title against strong Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic field
Defending champion Tom Lehman, Fred Couples, Loren Roberts and Kenny Perry headline the field for the Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic at rain-soaked Fallen Oak.
23 Mar 2012 - 1:09am - 0 Comments
Roberts earns 13th Champions title by two shots at Toshiba Classic
Loren Roberts shot a 69 on Sunday to win the Toshiba Classic by two strokes over Mark Calcavecchia, Tom Kite and Bernhard Langer. Roberts made a 5-foot birdie putt on the final hole to ensure the victory after bogeys on three of the previous four holes.
18 Mar 2012 - 11:07pm - 0 Comments
Calcavecchia leads Toshiba Classic by two after second straight round of 67
Mark Calcavecchia shot his second straight 4-under 67 in rainy conditions Saturday to take a two-stroke lead in the Champions Tour's Toshiba Classic.
17 Mar 2012 - 9:01pm - 0 Comments
Langer birdies last to tie Browne and Clampett on Day 1 at Toshiba Classic
Bernhard Langer birdied the final hole for a 6-under 65 and a share of the first-round lead with Bobby Clampett and Olin Browne in the Champions Tour's Toshiba Classic.
16 Mar 2012 - 8:25pm - 0 Comments
Perry cruises to five-shot victory over Langer at ACE Group Classic
The only time Kenny Perry felt as if he was grinding while holding a big lead Sunday was on the final hole in the ACE Group Classic. That was when his tee shot went way left, and he was in jeopardy of falling below 20 under. Never mind that he had six shots to play with.
19 Feb 2012 - 6:18pm - 0 Comments