Hideki Matsuyama disqualified for use of non-conforming 3-wood during first round at Memorial

Hideki Matsuyama disqualified for use of non-conforming 3-wood during first round at Memorial

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Hideki Matsuyama was disqualified from the first round of the Memorial on Thursday for having an illegal substance on the face of his 3-wood. PGA Tour chief referee Steve Rintoul said the tour became aware of the issue after someone emailed a photograph of the 3-wood that had been posted to Instagram. … Read more

Texas Longhorns men’s golf holds off late charge from Arizona State to win fourth national championship

Texas Longhorns men's golf holds off late charge from Arizona State to win fourth national championship

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Texas won the national title that eluded its current seniors three years ago. No tornadoes, no letdowns, just one clutch shot after another. Travis Vick two-putted from 30 feet on the 18th hole to beat Cameron Sisk and Texas won its fourth national championship by holding off Arizona State’s late charge for … Read more

Dustin Johnson headlines field for first LIV Golf Invitational Series event; Phil Mickelson not currently among entrants

Dustin Johnson headlines field for first LIV Golf Invitational Series event;  Phil Mickelson not currently among entrants

COLUMBUS, Ohio – More than a dozen PGA Tour players, including two-time major champion Dustin Johnson, are included in the field for the first LIV Golf Invitational Series event, which will be played next month outside of London. The list of 42 players in the field was released by LIV Golf on Tuesday night. It … Read more

Dustin Johnson headlines field for LIV Golf opener in London | Golf News and Tour Information

Dustin Johnson headlines field for LIV Golf opener in London |  Golf News and Tour Information

In a surprising turn, Dustin Johnson headlines the field for LIV Golf’s inaugural event outside of London. The Saudi-backed league announced 42 players for the first tournament of the LIV Golf Invitational series, starting June 9 at the Centurion Club, with the two-time major winner highlighting the list of competitors. Though he was previously linked … Read more

Michelle Wie West partners with LA Golf, forms initiative aiming to support LPGA players

10:00 AM ET Charlotte GibsonESPN Michelle Wie West will lead a new women’s partnership initiative with golf equipment company LA Golf, aiming for equitable and fair support on and off the course for LPGA players. Pledging to treat women golfers in the same respect as their male counterparts, LA Golf will provide its LPGA partners … Read more

DEREK LAWRENSON: Annika Sorenstam returns to the scene of her faultless US Open triumph 26 years ago

Over the past 30 years, the three women golfers who left the most lasting impression on me were Annika Sorenstam, Michelle Wie West and Nelly Korda. All three will be back in the news this week at an epochal edition of the US Open, staged at Pine Needles in North Carolina. Sorenstam, now 51, is … Read more

A gift from Jim Nantz means the world to a recent high school graduate

When Coe Murdock graduated from Mountain Brook High School in Birmingham, Alabama, recently, he never hesitated in choosing a tie to wear to his ceremony. He dug into his closet and pulled out the one gifted to him by Jim Nantz of CBS Sports when Murdock attended the Masters in 2013. “I was so honored … Read more