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CJ Cup in Vegas perhaps a last chance for Johnson to get win

Oct. 13, 2021 16:53 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Dustin Johnson hasn't played much golf since becoming the first American in more than 40 years to win all five of his matches in the Ryder Cup. He still remembers the basics. “You try to keep it in the grass and not the desert,” he said Wednesday as...

Column: Cantlay taking plenty of time to soak up 5 big weeks

Oct. 12, 2021 09:51 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Patrick Cantlay had that magic wand of a putter in his hands on the 16th green at Whistling Straits without having to use it. Shane Lowry conceded the match, Cantlay handed the club to his caddie and before long he was celebrating a Ryder Cup victory. ...

Mickelson rides hot stretch to 2-shot lead on Champions Tour

Oct. 09, 2021 18:03 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Phil Mickelson needed only three holes to go from lagging behind to seizing control with an eagle-birdie-birdie stretch that carried him to a 5-under 67 and a two-shot lead Saturday in the Constellation Furyk & Friends Invitational. Making...

Phil Mickelson, Matt Gogel share Furyk & Friends lead

Oct. 08, 2021 18:25 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Phil Mickelson shot a 6-under 66 on Friday for a share of the first-round lead with Matt Gogel in the PGA Tour Champions' Constellation Furyk & Friends Invitational. Trying to win for the third time in four career starts on the 50-and-over...

Harrington discovering the bond of losing Ryder Cup captains

Oct. 07, 2021 02:54 AM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — It was the right time, of that Jim Furyk was certain. Left for him to decide was whether he was in the right place or the wrong place when the Ryder Cup ended. Furyk, an assistant captain to Steve Stricker, was standing on the 16th tee with...

Koepka, DeChambeau to face off in made-for-TV match in Vegas

Oct. 05, 2021 18:08 PM EDT

Brooks Koepka and Bryson DeChambeau will finally get their match, even if it’s just 12 holes. After butting heads in a dispute driven largely on social media for the better part of two years, Koepka and DeChambeau will face each other in the latest edition of “Capital...

PGA Tour in Las Vegas, Ryder Cup captain reunion in Florida

Oct. 05, 2021 10:41 AM EDT

PGA TOUR SHRINERS CHILDREN'S OPEN Site: Las Vegas. Course: TPC Summerlin. Yardage: 7,255. Par: 71. Prize money: $7 million. Winner's share: $1.26 million. Television: Thursday-Sunday, 5-8...

No. 14 Michigan routs Wisconsin 38-17; Badgers QB Mertz hurt

Oct. 02, 2021 17:46 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Coach Jim Harbaugh and No. 14 Michigan found a formula to shut down the Wisconsin rushing attack that had embarrassed the Wolverines the last couple of years. “Against a tough, physical team, I thought our team played really physical,” Harbaugh...

Will Zalatoris shoots 61 to share lead at Sanderson Farms

Oct. 01, 2021 19:56 PM EDT

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Will Zalatoris felt like he couldn't miss on the green and rarely did Friday in setting the course record with an 11-under 61 to share the lead with Nick Watney and Sahith Theegala in the Sanderson Farms Championship. Zalatoris, voted the PGA Tour...

Theegala finds an easy path to 64 and lead in Mississippi

Sep. 30, 2021 19:43 PM EDT

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — California rookie Sahith Theegala carved his tee shots into play and made it look easy from there Thursday for an 8-under 64 and a one-shot lead over Nick Watney and Harold Varner III in the Sanderson Farms Championship. Theegala missed three...