Latest Davis Love III News

Gooch handles the wind at Sea Island and takes 1-shot lead

Nov. 19, 2021 18:26 PM EST

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — A strong wind off the Atlantic Ocean swept over Sea Island on Friday, and it was no problem for Talor Gooch of Oklahoma as he handled the exposed Seaside course for a 5-under 65 to take a one-shot lead in the RSM Classic. As expected, the...

Final week for PGA Tour, season enders for LPGA and Europe

Nov. 16, 2021 10:02 AM EST

LPGA TOUR CME GROUP TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Naples, Florida. Course: Tiburon GC. Yardage: 6,556. Par: 72. Prize money: $5 million. Winner's share: $1.5 million. Television:...

Lee Janzen wins Champions’ SAS Championship in playoff

Oct. 17, 2021 19:22 PM EDT

CARY, N.C. (AP) — Lee Janzen made a 20-foot birdie putt on the first hole of a playoff with Miguel Angel Jimenez on Sunday to win the PGA Tour Champions’ SAS Championship. “Crazy. I just need to get through this so I can have a moment to myself soon,” Janzen said....

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...

Column: Tiger Woods brings it home, a quarter century later

Oct. 05, 2021 02:58 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Davis Love III was in contention, as if anyone cared. He played before a handful of mostly silent fans who couldn’t help but notice the ruckus unfolding a few holes ahead as Tiger Woods made his way through the back nine on what would become an historic Sunday in sports....

Torrey Pines goes to Saturday finish to get off NFL Sunday

Sep. 28, 2021 17:35 PM EDT

The Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines had an ideal spot on the West Coast Swing as the weekend between the NFL conference championship games and the Super Bowl. That changed when the NFL added a game to its regular season. That led the tour to adapt by starting the...

Sport's biggest secret: Names in the envelopes at Ryder Cup

Sep. 23, 2021 12:53 PM EDT

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — Steve Stricker and Padraig Harrington still haven't faced the toughest part of being Ryder Cup captains, a decision they can only hope never gets revealed. Whose name goes in the envelope? It might be the biggest secret in...

In 4th decade playing Ryder Cup, Garcia still going strong

Sep. 18, 2021 10:49 AM EDT

Sergio Garcia didn't waste much time making a point on how he values the Ryder Cup. He was a teenager — at 19, still the youngest player in Ryder Cup history — and just over five months removed from being the low amateur at the Masters, when Garcia and Jesper Parnevik...