PGA Tour

SILVIS, Ill. – Jordan Spieth's remarkable rise on the PGA Tour began with a spectacular bunker save at the John Deere Classic last year.    Now Spieth has returned to the Quad Cities to defend the title that helped launch his
Snedeker wins Farmers Insurance in playoff after Stanley triples last hole
SAN DIEGO -- Brandt Snedeker sat in the media center, resigned to the fact that his 67 in the final round Sunday at Torrey Pines would not be good enough to catch Kyle Stanley in the Farmers Insurance Open.
29 Jan 2012 - 7:31pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour Notes: Watson’s reward for winning on tour, car of his choice
LA JOLLA, Calif. -- Bubba Watson made a deal with his wife that if he ever won a PGA Tour event, he would be allowed to buy the 1969 Dodge Charger made popular in the “Dukes of Hazzard.”  
29 Jan 2012 - 6:41pm - 0 Comments
Path diverges for buddies Bradley and Steele, based on one major round
LA JOLLA, Calif. -- There wasn’t much that separated Keegan Bradley and Brendan Steele last year.  
29 Jan 2012 - 6:33pm - 0 Comments
Stanley takes commanding five-shot lead through 54 holes at Torrey Pines
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Hang gliders were taking off from the cliffs behind the 13th tee at Torrey Pines where Kyle Stanley was waiting to tee off on the 524-yard hole. Then, the 24-year-old launched a shot that was just as majestic.
28 Jan 2012 - 6:00pm - 0 Comments
Stanley shoots 68, takes one-shot lead into weekend at Torrey Pines
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The tougher South Course at Torrey Pines suited Kyle Stanley just fine Friday in the Farmers Insurance Open.
27 Jan 2012 - 6:18pm - 0 Comments
Levin, Stanley set pace at Torrey Pines with matching 10-under 62s
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Spencer Levin and Kyle Stanley knew they had to post low scores on the easier North Course at Torrey Pines to get off to a good start Thursday in the Farmers Insurance Open. It went even better than they expected.
26 Jan 2012 - 6:44pm - 0 Comments
Woods has big chance to gain ground in ranking this week in Abu Dhabi
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -- Tiger Woods, outside the world's top 50 early last month, will be back close to the top 10 if he wins the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship on the European Tour this week.
23 Jan 2012 - 12:59pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Mickelson to skip WGC- Accenture Match Play next month
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- Phil Mickelson will skip next month's WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship in favor of a family holiday.
23 Jan 2012 - 12:36pm - 0 Comments
Wilson holds off field to win Humana Challenge on marathon Sunday
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- Mark Wilson's last day at the Humana Challenge started before sunrise and ended after sunset.
22 Jan 2012 - 8:42pm - 0 Comments
Strong winds force players off course during Round 3 of Humana Challenge
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- When the wind knocked a big scoreboard into a lake and ripped a few trees out of the ground Saturday, Mark Wilson realized he really didn't mind if he couldn't finish his third round at the Humana Challenge.
21 Jan 2012 - 6:05pm - 0 Comments
Wilson, Crane and Toms tied for lead at halfway point of Humana Challenge
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- When Mark Wilson got to 8 under through 11 holes on the Palmer Private Course at PGA West Friday, he seriously discussed golf's magic number with playing partner Harrison Frazar, who once shot a 59 on another Humana Challenge course.
20 Jan 2012 - 7:52pm - 0 Comments
Toms and Villegas tied for lead after red-hot Day 1 at Humana Challenge
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- A little extra time off this winter left David Toms and Camilo Villegas feeling fresh for the Humana Challenge. Toms and Villegas shot 9-under 63 to top a leaderboard dotted with impressive scores in the opening round Thursday.
19 Jan 2012 - 7:27pm - 0 Comments
Kuchar eager to start new season at Humana after extra-short offseason
Matt Kuchar is confident of making a successful start to his 2012 PGA Tour season Thursday, when he tackles one of his favorite tournaments.
19 Jan 2012 - 12:21am - 0 Comments
New name and format among many changes to revitalize Bob Hope Classic
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- Greg Norman hadn’t played the Bob Hope Classic since 1986, and he had no plans to return to the Palm Springs desert’s venerable tournament until Bill Clinton changed his mind.
18 Jan 2012 - 7:53pm - 0 Comments
As PGA Tour players prove, slow play in golf not going away anytime soon
Luke Donald took to Twitter to vent about a contentious issue on the PGA Tour. If nothing else, it was refreshing to see golf with a No. 1 player who was willing to express his opinion freely and publicly.  
18 Jan 2012 - 12:41am - 1 Comments
Interest in AT&T Pebble Beach Pro- Am focusing on Woods and QBs
Ollie Nutt can’t recall how long it has been since there was so much interest and speculation in the field for the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am -- and that was after Tiger Woods announced he was playing.  
17 Jan 2012 - 6:23pm - 0 Comments
Thompson vaults up world ranking after clearing up name confusion
You’ve heard stories about players who take time off and move up in the world ranking. How about the case of Michael Thompson, who moved up 52 spots after not playing one week?  
17 Jan 2012 - 6:17pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Throwback Moore signs on as face of "Arnie" line of apparel
Arnold Palmer Enterprises and Quagmire Golf cloth have developed a new clothing line called “Arnie,” designed to reflect Palmer’s classic look from the 1950s through the 1970s.  
17 Jan 2012 - 6:02pm - 0 Comments
Changes at Humana Challenge have Woodland rethinking early schedule
The Humana Challenge is going through some big changes. The tournament long known as the Bob Hope Classic is increasing its field from 124 to 144 players. There will be two amateurs in each group instead of one pro and three amateurs.
17 Jan 2012 - 5:53pm - 0 Comments