- Associated Press - Friday, August 8, 2014

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A glance at Friday’s second round of the PGA Championship, played at 7,458-yard, par-71 Valhalla Golf Club (all times EDT):

Leading: Rory McIlroy, who shot 67, tops the board at 9 under.

Pursuing: Jason Day and Jim Furyk were a shot back; followed by Rickie Fowler, Ryan Palmer and Mikko Ilonen at 7 under.

Tracking Tiger: Woods missed the cut in a major for only the fourth time in his professional career, after shooting 74 both days.

Key stat: McIlroy’s first two rounds - 66-67 - match the start Woods made in 2000 when he won the PGA at Valhalla.

Missed cut: Besides Woods, other prominent players who won’t play on the weekend include U.S. Open champion Martin Kaymer and former PGA champ Keegan Bradley.

Noteworthy: Three players 50 years and older - Kenny Perry (54 on Sunday), Colin Montgomerie and Vijay Singh (both 51) - made the cut.

Quoteworthy: “I felt old a long time ago.” - Woods after missing the cut.

Key tee times: 2:30 p.m. - Phil Mickelson, Bernd Wiesberger 3 p.m. - Rory McIlroy, Jason Day.

Television: Saturday, TNT (11 a.m.-2 p.m.) and CNS (2-7 p.m.).

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