Couples closed with a 2-under 69 for a six-stroke victory over Bernhard Langer, Peter Senior and Mark O’Meara.
Fred Couples extended his lead to five strokes Saturday after the third round of the Champions Tour’s season-ending Charles Schwab Cup Championship.
Fred Couples took the second-round lead Friday in the Charles Schwab Cup Championship, shooting his second straight 6-under 65 in the Champions Tour’s season-ending event.
In his first regular PGA Tour event, Brooks Koepka surged to the top of the leaderboard Friday in the Frys.com Open with a 7-under 64, giving him a one-shot lead over Jason Kokrak going into the weekend at CordeValle.
Coming off his worst year, Jeff Overton opened the new PGA Tour season on a better note.
Kirk Triplett successfully defended his First Tee Open title Sunday at Pebble Beach, closing with a 4-under 68 for a two-stroke victory over Doug Garwood and Dan Forsman.
Tiger Woods is a big time college football fan and he spent much of Thursday breaking down the Stanford Cardinal’s chances in 2013.
Stanford’s Patrick Rodgers lost his second match Thursday, falling to Canadian Corey Conners, 5 and 3, in the U.S. Amateur at the Country Club.
Stanford’s Patrick Rodgers survived a playoff Wednesday to advance to match play, then beat Sean Dale 3 and 2 of Jacksonville, Fla., in the first round of the U.S. Amateur at The Country Club.
Gary Woodland holed a 58-foot chip from the rough for one of his four birdies and got up-and-down to save pars five times to win the Reno-Tahoe Open on Sunday for second PGA Tour victory.