- Associated Press - Saturday, March 12, 2016

PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) - Bill Haas shot his second straight 4-under 67 on Saturday to build a one-shot lead over Graham DeLaet of Canada going into the final round of the Valspar Championship.

Jordan Spieth was still in the hunt, but just barely. The defending champion got going on the back nine Saturday at Innisbrook and shot 68 to wind up six shots behind.

Haas was at 8-under 205.

DeLaet had an eagle on the par-5 14th hole that sent him to a 68 to get into the last group as he goes for his first PGA Tour win. Haas and DeLaet got a little separation going into Sunday. Charley Hoffman (67) and Ryan Moore (69) were three shots behind, while Charles Howell III (70) and Steve Stricker (72) were four shots back.


HUA HIN, Thailand (AP) - Australia’s Scott Hend shot a 2-under 70 at Black Mountain to take a two-stroke lead in the Thailand Classic.

Hend had a 14-under 202 total in the event sanctioned by the European and Asian tours. American Peter Uihlein was second after a 69.

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