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@PGATourBrunch Third Round Preview of Charles Schwab Challenge
Charles Schwab Challenge Third Round Coverage
Tournament leader Jordan Spieth is the only player bogey-free through 36 holes. He holds his 13th second-round lead/co-lead on the PGA Tour. Spieth is 6-for-12 when holding lead/co-lead at the halfway point.
Last week’s PGA Championship winner and 2000, 2008 Charles Schwab Challenge winner Phil Mickelson missed the cut.
Jason Kokrak (65-65) is trying to become the third player with multiple titles during the 2020-21 season, joining Bryson DeChambeau (U.S. Open, Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard) and Stewart Cink (Fortinet Championship, RBC Heritage). Kokrak is solo second and only one stroke behind Spieth.
Patton Kizzire (T-3/-8) is coming off a solo third at the AT&T Byron Nelson two weeks ago, his best finish on Tour since winning the 2018 Sony Open in Hawaii.
Defending champion Daniel Berger is T-16 at 4-under.
Scott Piercy was disqualified for signing an incorrect scorecard.
Si Woo Kim withdrew during R-2 (back injury). Brandon Grace (76 in R-1) withdrew Friday.
Aside from Mickelson, other notables to miss the cut (+1) were: Patrick Reed, Scottie Scheffler, Lee Westwood, and Henrik Stenson.
Leaderboard After 36 Holes:
Jordan Spieth 63-66—129 (-11)
Jason Kokrak 65-65—130 (-10)
Sebastián Muñoz 67-65—132 (-8)
Sergio Garcia 63-69—132 (-8)
Patton Kizzire 67-65—132 (-8)
Full Leaderboard (link)
COURSE: Colonial Country Club (Fort Worth, Texas)
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TV COVERAGE: Today, May 29 Golf Channel’s coverage runs from 2:00pm to 5:30pm EDT and CBS takes over from 5:30pm to 7:00pm EDT. On Sunday, May 30, Golf Channel’s coverage runs from 1:00pm to 2:00pm (EDT), then CBS takes over from 2:00pm to 6:30pm (EDT).
STREAMING: All weekend, PGA Tour Live expands coverage with Featured Groups and Holes. Today, Featured Groups runs from 9:00am to 5:30pm (EDT) and Featured Holes from 5:30-7:00pm (EDT). On Sunday, streaming coverage runs from 8:30am to 2:00pm (EDT) with Featured Groups, then finishes off with Featured Holes from 2:00pm to 6:30pm (EDT).
PGA TOUR RADIO COVERAGE: Today, PGA Tour Radio has live, hole-by-hole coverage from 2:00pm to 7:00pm (EDT). Sunday’s final round will be covered 1:00pm to 6:30pm (EDT) (or until completion of play). PGA Tour Radio is available on Sirius 208/XM 92) or online on PGATour.com.
How to Watch: In case of changes, see: (PGATourCom)
Tournament Tee Times today at 7:55am (local)/8:55am (EDT) through 2:10pm (local)/3:10pm (EDT).
Weather: The Saturday forecast is calling for temps ranging 67-77-degrees, partly to mostly cloudy with a 5-11% chance of rain. Winds 5-8 mph (E/NE). Sunday will be cloudy, 72-degrees with a 20% chance of rain.
PGATourBrunch will be posting by 9:00am (EDT) on Sunday.
Next Week: The Memorial, presented by Nationwide (Muirfield Village, Dublin, Ohio)
What They’re Saying:
Spieth takes solo lead at Charles Schwab Challenge (PGA Tour Com)
Spieth leads, Mickelson heads home (ESPN)
Jordan Spieth for Mayor (Golf Week/USA Today)
Charles Schwab Challenge Tee Times; Info (Golf Week/USA Today)
On This Day in Golf History:
May 29, 2011 - Keegan Bradley won his first PGA Tour title at the Byron Nelson Championship, making par on the first hole of a sudden death playoff with Ryan Palmer. - Courtesy of Randy Walker, Author of On This Day in Golf History, available via Amazon.com and by clicking HERE
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