- Associated Press - Tuesday, June 3, 2014

All Times EDT



Site: Memphis, Tennessee.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: TPC Southwind (7,239 yards, par 70).

Purse: $5.8 million. Winner’s share: $1,044,000.

Television: Golf Channel (Thursday, 3-6 p.m., 9 p.m.-midnight; Friday, 12:30-3:30 a.m., 3-6 p.m., 9 p.m.-midnight; Saturday-Sunday, 1-2:30 p.m., 11:30 p.m.-2:30 a.m.) and CBS (Saturday-Sunday, 3-6 p.m.).

Last year: Harris English won his first tour title, beating Phil Mickelson and Scott Stallings by two strokes. English also won in Mexico in November at the start of this season.

Last week: Japan’s Hideki Matsuyama won the Memorial in Dublin, Ohio, for his first PGA Tour title. He beat Kevin Na with a par on the first hole of a playoff.

Notes: The U.S. Open is next week at Pinehurst in North Carolina. … Mickelson is making his fourth start in the tournament. Winless in 19 events since the British Open in July, he tied for 49th in the Memorial after a visit from FBI agents and lingering questions about an insider-trading investigation. … Europeans Graeme McDowell, Lee Westwood, Ian Poulter Darren Clarke, Padraig Harrington and Paul Casey are in the field. … Al Geiberger shot the first 59 in PGA Tour history in his 1977 victory at Colonial Country Club. … John Cook had a tournament-record 26-under 258 total in 1996, shooting 64-62-63-69.

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