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@PGATourBrunch Coverage of the AT&T Byron Nelson at TPC Craig Ranch
AT&T Byron Nelson | After 18 Holes
MCKINNEY, TEXAS - Sebastian Munoz became the first player in PGA Tour history with multiple rounds of (60 or better) in the same season. He shot a (60) in the first round of The RSM Classic and tied the 18-hole tournament record.
Munoz recorded eagles on No. 9 and 12 in the opening round for the second consecutive year at this event.
K.H. Lee shot the lowest first round by a defending champion at the AT&T Byron Nelson since 1983 while FedEx Cup leader and World No. 1 Scottie Scheffler and Dallas native Jordan Spieth each sit T-12 at 5-under.
In only his 80th round on Tour, Mito Pereira (T-2) at (-8) carded eight birdies and an eagle (No. 12) for his career-low round.
Byron Nelson Leaderboard | After 18 Holes
Sebastian Munoz 60 (-12)
Mito Pereira 64 (-8)
Peter Malnati 64 (-8)
K.H. Lee 64 (-8)
Justin Lower 64 (-8)
Full Leaderboard (link)
AT&T Byron Nelson | Tournament Facts
COURSE: TPC Craig Ranch, McKinney, Texas
YARDS/PAR: 7,468 yards/Par 72
ARCHITECT: Tom Weiskopf
PRIZE Money/First Place Winnings: $9,100,000/$1,638,000
DEFENDING CHAMPION: K.H. Lee
PAST RESULTS: (link)
PAST CHAMPIONS: (link)
FEDEx CUP Points to Winner: 500
BYRON NELSON ORGANIZATION: (link)
TV COVERAGE: Today’s second round is scheduled for coverage from 4:00pm to 7:00pm (ET) on Golf Channel. On Saturday and Sunday, coverage is set for 1:00pm to 3:00pm (ET) on Golf Channel and 3:00 to 6:00pm (ET) on CBS.
PGA TOUR LIVE STREAMING on ESPN+: Streaming coverage will be featured on ESPN-Plus today with Main Feed, Featured Hole and Featured Groups from 7:45am to 7:00pm (ET). Weekend times include ESPN+ streaming from 8:00am to 6:00pm (ET).
PGA TOUR RADIO COVERAGE: SiriusXM Radio will have live radio coverage of the Byron Nelson with today’s broadcast airing from 1:00pm to 7:00pm (ET). Weekend coverage on Sirius XM Radio runs from 1:00 to 6:00pm (ET) or completion of event. PGA Tour Radio is available on Sirius 208/XM 92 or online via PGATourCom.
AT&T Byron Nelson | The Basics
AT&T Byron Nelson Tee Times today at 7:50am (ET) through 3:12pm (ET).
Weather: Today’s forecast calls for sunny skies and temps in 80s with 0% chance of rain. Winds at 11 mph.
Tournament Web Site: (link)
FedEx Cup Standings: (link)
PGA Tour Brunch will post before 7:30am (ET) on Saturday.
Next Week: PGA Championship at Southern Hills
AT&T Byron Nelson - Leaderboard, Field, and Tee Times
The Field: (link)
Tee Times: (link)
What They’re Saying
Munoz Sets Course Record (PGATourCom)
What K.H. Lee Wants (Golf Week/USA Today)
Monday Qualifier Kyle Wilshire Trades Clean-ups for Leaderboard (Golf Week)
How to Watch Byron Nelson on Friday (GolfWeek/USA Today)
On This Day in Golf History
May 13, 1978 - Frenchman Philippe Porquier took a (20) on the 511-yard No. 13 at La Baule in the second round of the French Open, the highest score for a single hole ever recorded on the European Tour. - Courtesy of Randy Walker, Author of On This Day in Golf History, available via Amazon.com and by clicking HERE
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