Mickelson beats everyone but the dark at Pebble
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Phil Mickelson put himself on the brink of a fifth victory in the AT&T Pebble Beach pro-am by turning a three-shot deficit into a three-shot lead when a wild day of weather kept him from finishing Sunday.
Mickelson will have to return at 8 a.m. Monday to play the last two holes.
About the only thing that didn't go Mickelson's way was the timing. The final round started an hour late because of rain, and then was delayed two more hours when sunshine gave way to a hail storm that covered greens in white.
Mickelson wanted to finish, even in the dark. Paul Casey says he could barely see on the 16th hole.
Tigers edged By Tar Heels
CLEMSON — The Clemson Tigers (15-9, 6-5) came up short, 70-64, in a hard-fought conference matchup against the North Carolina Tar Heels (15-10, 6-5) at Littlejohn Coliseum on Sunday. Senior Danielle Edwards was the highlight of the afternoon for the Tigers, pouring in a season-high 26 points for her fourth 20-point outing of the year.
“I’ve got to give North Carolina a lot of credit; they played with a lot of composure and did what they wanted to do in transition,” said head coach Amanda Butler. “We played really hard but our focus could’ve been better and we didn’t execute out of timeouts.”
For the second straight game, Clemson shot above 50 percent from distance, knocking down 7-of-13 deep balls. The Tigers were especially dominant on the glass, outrebounding the Tar Heels, 46-34. The 46 rebounds hauled in by the Tigers marked their highest rebounding total since early December.