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Jason Day Tied For Houston Open Lead, With Johnson Lurking

Jason Day Tied For Houston Open Lead, With Johnson Lurking

Jason Day, eyeing his first PGA Tour victory in more than two years, was tied for the lead at the Vivint Houston Open on Saturday, shooting a 3under 67 less than two weeks after withdrawing during the final round at the CJ Cup because of neck discomfort.

HOUSTON: Jason Day, eyeing his first PGA Tour victory in more than two years, was a stroke out of the lead in the Houston Open on Saturday, shooting a 3-under 67 two weeks after withdrawing during the final round at the CJ Cup because of neck discomfort.

Sam Burns shot a 68 to hold onto the lead at 9-under 201 at difficult Memorial Park.

Mexicos Carlos Ortiz was tied with Day after a 67.

Sepp Straka (66) was 7 under.

Dustin Johnson, needing to finish solo 15th or better to remain No. 1 in the world, was 6 under after 66 in his return from the coronavirus.


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