• James Hahn watches a shot on the ninth hole during the second round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open golf tournament at TPC Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Ariz., on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016.  (Rob Schumacher/The Arizona Republic via AP)

    James Hahn has fun, shoots 65 to take Phoenix Open lead

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — James Hahn left his tee shot short and right on the par-3 16th hole at TPC Scottsdale, drawing boos from the rowdy fans on the stadium hole.

  • Bubba Watson hits out of a bunker on the 12th hole during the second round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open golf tournament at TPC Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Ariz., on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016.  (Rob Schumacher/The Arizona Republic via AP)

    James Hahn shoots bogey-free 65 to take Phoenix Open lead

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — James Hahn has settled down a lot since his wild days — and nights — at the University of California led to the end of his college career. He still knows how to have a good time.

  • Bobcat on prowl for birdies at Phoenix Open golf tournament

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — A large bobcat was on the prowl for birdies at the Waste Management Phoenix Open.

  • Harold Varner III dons Panthers jersey, dabs way down 16th

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Harold Varner III drew the ire of the rowdy fans on the 16th hole Friday in the Waste Management Phoenix Open when he put on a Carolina Panthers jersey and dabbed his way to the green.

  • Pavin, Hamilton share 1st-round lead on PGA Tour Champions

    BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — In conditions that more resembled a British Open than South Florida, former major champions Corey Pavin and Todd Hamilton shot 6-under 66s Friday to tie for the first-round lead in the Allianz Championship.

  • Bubba Watson tees off on the ninth hole during the first round of the Phoenix Open golf tournament, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

    Watson likes everything about Phoenix Open _ except course

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Bubba Watson repeated that he doesn’t like TPC Scottsdale’s Stadium Course. He also said he loves everything else about the Waste Management Phoenix Open.

  • Lydia Ko makes her way to the 18th green as she finished the second round of the LPGA Coates Golf Championship in Ocala, Fla., Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. (Cyndi Chambers/Star-Banner via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Jang leads by 1 at halfway point of LPGA Tour

    OCALA, Fla. (AP) — Lydia Ko hit the ball only 22 times in a span of 11 hours Friday in the Coates Golf Championship and finished where she started — with a share of the lead, and still a long way from the finish line.

  • Ernie Els of South Africa tees off on the 9th hole during 2nd round of the Omega Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

    Els moves into contention in Dubai; McIlroy just makes cut

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Ernie Els surged into contention Friday at the Dubai Desert Classic, while Rory McIlroy struggled just to make the cut.

  • Rickie Fowler tees off on the fifth hole during the first round of the Phoenix Open golf tournament, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

    Ricky Fowler brings style and substance to Phoenix Open

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Waste Management Phoenix Open is a bit out there by PGA Tour standards. So is Rickie Fowler.

  • Rickie Fowler tees off on the fifth hole during the first round of the Phoenix Open golf tournament, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

    Fowler, Lowry, Matsuyama share Phoenix Open lead at 65

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Rickie Fowler overcame some bad shots for a share of the lead Thursday in the Waste Management Phoenix Open. Phil Mickelson compounded his mistakes and fell back.