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Second-round struggles afflict Rory McIlroy again as he skies to a 78
ABERDEEN, Scotland – The second-round jinx that has afflicted Rory McIlroy this season struck once again at the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open on Friday when he followed up a course-record 64 with a 7-over 78 that left him just above the cut mark. 
11 Jul 2014 - 2:55pm - 0 Comments
Top players hit flop shots over Phil Mickelson at Scottish Open
As you know by now, the European Tour is in Scotland this week at Royal Aberdeen for the Scottish Open, where Phil Mickelson is the defending champion. Mickelson gets a lot of attention whenever he plays, but this week he's been getting even more attention than usual.
11 Jul 2014 - 8:14am - 0 Comments
Andres Gonzales leads Web.com Utah Championship after opening with 62
SANDY, Utah – Andres Gonzales shot a 9-under 62 in the first round of the Web.com Tour's Utah Championship on Thursday.    Gonzales has a three-shot lead over Utah's Tony Finau, Skip Kendall, Steve Wheatcroft and Paul Pet
11 Jul 2014 - 12:42am - 0 Comments
Fan fills in as emergency caddie for John Deere co-leader Brian Harman
Jay Hatch started his day on Thursday watching a little golf at the John Deere Classic.
10 Jul 2014 - 11:31pm - 0 Comments
Colin Montgomerie leads Marco Dawson after first day of Senior Open
EDMOND, Okla. – Colin Montgomerie declared Bernhard Langer the favorite heading into the U.S.
10 Jul 2014 - 10:34pm - 0 Comments
Zach Johnson part of three-way tie after first round of John Deere Classic
SILVIS, Ill. – Zach Johnson, Rory Sabbatini and Brian Harman shot 8-under-par 63s Thursday to share the lead after the first round of the John Deere Classic.    Johnson and Sabbatini played bogey-free golf, while Harman had nine
10 Jul 2014 - 8:09pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy leads Scottish Open after first round, Mickelson four back
ABERDEEN, Scotland – Three years after virtually giving up on links golf, a more mature Rory McIlroy appears ready to give it another chance.    McIlroy tamed blustery conditions on day one of the Aberdeen Asset management Scotti
10 Jul 2014 - 1:38pm - 0 Comments
Michelle Wie struggles at Women's British Open, few break par in opener
SOUTHPORT, England – Ayako Uehara of Japan felt confident with the putter and played in the best weather Royal Birkdale has to offer. It was the right combination to take the lead Thursday in the Ricoh Women's British Open.
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Jason Dufner pays tribute to fellow Auburn alum Philip Lutzenkirchen
PGA Champion and Auburn alum Jason Dufner had a special patch added to his golf bag for next week's Open Championship.
10 Jul 2014 - 11:55am - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy crushes 436-yard drive at Scottish Open
Links golf is sometimes referred to as a ground game. And, based on the bounces, understandably so. If you really, really crush a drive that finds the fairway, it can be like pounding a drive on a tarmac.
10 Jul 2014 - 10:31am - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson makes birdie from a cart path at Scottish Open
Some might argue that the degree of difficulty of a shot from a cart path isn't all that bad. I'm not one of those people.
10 Jul 2014 - 8:21am - 0 Comments
James Nitties wins mustache contest with hilarious, frightening creation
James Nitties didn't just enter the annual Mustache Madness contest at the Utah Championship this week. He went all in.   Nitties – who also won the title in 2012 – faced off against 13 of his fellow Web.com Tour challengers.
9 Jul 2014 - 8:06pm - 0 Comments
Bernhard Langer and Kenny Perry favored heading into U.S. Senior Open
EDMOND, Okla. – Colin Montgomerie has been impressed with Bernhard Langer's success.    The 56-year-old German has three victories this season and won the most recent event, the Constellation Senior Players Championship.
9 Jul 2014 - 7:09pm - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth returns to John Deere Classic, site of PGA Tour breakout
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
9 Jul 2014 - 6:19pm - 0 Comments
Reno-Tahoe Open lands title sponsor in California's Barracuda Networks
RENO, Nev. – The Reno-Tahoe Open has landed a new title sponsor and is changing its name to the Barracuda Championship under a four-year, multimillion-dollar deal with California-based Barracuda Networks Inc., tournament and PGA Tour officials announced Wednesday.
9 Jul 2014 - 5:52pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson looks to hone his links game in Scottish Open title defense
ABERDEEN, Scotland – From Darren Clarke in 2011 to Phil Mickelson in 2013, the last three winners of the British Open have honed their links-course game at the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open a week earlier.    So perhaps
9 Jul 2014 - 4:54pm - 0 Comments
Michelle Wie goes for major encore at Ricoh Women's British Open
SOUTHPORT, England – As much as Michelle Wie prefers to look forward, this is one week when it's tempting to get caught up in the past.    That could include her recent tour of New York as the U.S.
9 Jul 2014 - 3:13pm - 0 Comments
Jesper Parnevik breaks rib in freak Segway accident
We've all heard of strange sports injuries. Stuff like a pitcher breaking a rib sneezing. A golfer cutting himself while intending to cut a bagel. A kicker in the NFL blowing out a knee after celebrating a successful field goal... the list goes on.
9 Jul 2014 - 10:53am - 0 Comments
Five players to watch at the 2014 John Deere Classic
The PGA Tour is in Silvis, Ill., this week for the John Deere Classic at TPC Deere Run.
9 Jul 2014 - 9:41am - 0 Comments