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  • Feb12

    Scott McCarron eagles 18th to win PGA Tour Champions event

    Scott McCarron eagled the par-5 18th hole Sunday to win the Allianz Championship for his third PGA Champions Tour victory in his last 17 starts.
  • Jordan Spieth breezes to big win at Pebble Beach

    Jordan Spieth soaked up every step of scenery on the 18th hole at Pebble Beach, one of the prettiest places in golf and even more spectacular on a Sunday when the only work left is to hoist the crystal trophy.
  • WSU women take 10th at Stanford golf tournament

    Cherokee Kim was the top Washington State golfer as the Cougars took 10th place at the Peg Barnard Invitational on Sunday at Stanford Golf Course.
  • Feb11

    Jordan Spieth builds six-shot lead at Pebble Beach

    Jordan Spieth had a performance that matched the magnificent views – finally – at Pebble Beach on Saturday.
  • Four tied, Couples one back at Allianz Championship

    Fred Couples birdied the final two holes Saturday to pull within a stroke of the leaders in the PGA Champions Tour’s Allianz Championship.
  • Feb10

    Jordan Spieth makes putts, beats fog in Pebble Beach Pro-Am

    Jordan Spieth made the putts and beat the fog at Spyglass Hill, posting a 7-under 65 on Friday in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Spieth was at 10-under 133. He was tied for the lead with Derek Fathauer, who also was 10 under with the ninth hole to play at Pebble Beach.
  • Olin Browne shoots 63 to take PGA Champions Tour lead

    Olin Browne had eight birdies in a nine-hole stretch and shot a 9-under 63 on Friday to take the first-round lead in the PGA Champions Tour’s Allianz Championship.
  • Bernd Wiesberger hits 9 birdies in a row to lead Danny Willett by 1

    Bernd Wiesberger put on a clinic with his irons to lead Danny Willett by one stroke halfway through the Maybank Championship on Friday. Wiesberger has been on a hot streak, and the Austrian came to life at Saujana club from the par-4 seventh hole to notch nine consecutive birdies of his 11 overall.
  • Tiger Woods pulls out of next 2 tournaments with back issues

    Tiger Woods pulled out of his next two tournaments because of ongoing back problems, a somber outlook for a 14-time major champion whose comeback barely lasted three tournaments before another setback.
  • Feb09

    A wicked day of wind and rain at Pebble Beach

    The AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am showed its mean side Thursday in high wind, rain and still no shortage of entertainment. Even moving the tee times up an hour to avoid storms didn’t allow the opening round to finish before the greens held too much water to play.
  • Marc Warren takes 1st-round lead in Kuala Lumpur

    Marc Warren overcame a missed cut last week to shoot a 9-under 63 and take a two-stroke lead after the opening round of the Maybank Championship on Thursday. The Scotsman, a three-time winner on the European Tour, nearly lost his playing card last year but a fifth-place finish at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship set up a strong finish to 2016.
  • Feb08

    Captain Jim Furyk tweaks Ryder Cup points system

    Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk is tweaking the U.S. points system to put more value on winning PGA Tour events than high finishes in the majors. Furyk also said Wednesday that the final pick will be made after the BMW Championship in 2018, instead of a last-minute decision before the Americans leave for Paris.
  • Players bracing for just about any weather at Pebble

    Jordan Spieth, still only 23, was amazed that this is the fifth time he has played the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. He’s been watching it even longer, intrigued by the celebrities and the wild weather on the peninsula
  • Feb07

    Golf notes: Inspired by Tiger, rookie J.J. Spaun making early move on tour

    J.J. Spaun remembers the red sweater, the 4-foot putt and the uppercut from Tiger Woods when he won the 1997 Masters. Spaun was 6 years old. He finally got to meet him nearly 20 years later as a rookie on the PGA Tour.
  • Only at Pebble can the wind and rain be appealing for golf

    Any other day, any other course, and the golf course might have been empty. Gusts approached 40 mph and felt even stronger on the holes exposed along the Pacific coast. Rain fell sideways. Seagulls chose to walk. This was not the “felicitous meeting of land and sea,” as Pebble Beach is known. It was more of a confrontation.
  • Feb05

    Sergio Garcia completes wire-to-wire win at Dubai Desert Classic

    Sergio Garcia shot a final-round 3-under-par 69 to win the Dubai Desert Classic on Sunday after holding the tournament lead since the opening round.
  • Hideki Matsuyama wins Phoenix Open playoff – again

    Hideki Matsuyama won the Waste Management Phoenix Open on the fourth hole of a playoff for the second straight year, outlasting Webb Simpson on Sunday at TPC Scottsdale.
  • Feb04

    An takes Phoenix Open lead in front of record 204,906 fans

    Byeong Hun An took a one-stroke lead Saturday in the Waste Management Phoenix Open in front of a golf-record crowd of 204,906. The South Korean player shot a 6-under 65 at TPC Scottsdale to reach 16-under 197.
  • Feb03

    Tiger Woods withdraws from the Dubai Desert Classic

    Tiger Woods withdrew from the Dubai Desert Classic on Friday with back spasms after shooting an opening-round 77 a day earlier. Woods’ manager, Mark Steinberg, said Woods suffered from spasms on Thursday night after dinner.
  • Brendan Steele, Byeong Hun An share Phoenix Open lead

    Brendan Steele and Byeong Hun An shared the lead Friday in the Waste Management Phoenix Open, while Justin Thomas cooled off in the desert. An made a 35-foot birdie putt on the par-4 18th for a 5-under 66, matching Steele at 10-under 132 at TPC Scottsdale. Steele had a 67. Thomas had a 73 to miss the cut by a stroke.