2024 Cognizant Classic TV coverage for Friday: How to watch Round 2

Rory McIlroy smiles while walking with his caddie at 2024 Cognizant Classic

Rory McIlroy showed why he's the star attraction this week on Thursday.

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The second round of the 2024 Cognizant Classic at The Palm Beaches gets underway Friday morning at PGA National Resort. Here’s what you need to know to watch Round 2 on TV or online, including complete Cognizant Classic Friday TV coverage.

Previewing Round 2

Rory McIlroy is the main attraction this week in Florida for several reasons. He has four major victories. He’s the World No. 2. And he’s been rarely seen on the PGA Tour this season.

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On Thursday at PGA National, he proved his top billing. McIlroy made five birdies on his way to a four-under 67 in the opening round, setting himself up for a run at the title over the next three days, starting with Friday’s second round.

You can watch the Cognizant Classic on TV Friday via Golf Channel beginning at 2 p.m. ET. ESPN+ will offer exclusive early coverage starting at 6:45 a.m. ET and featured group coverage all day long. In addition, Peacock will provide a live simulcast of Golf Channel’s coverage.

Below you will find everything you need to watch the second round of the 2024 Cognizant Classic at The Palm Beaches.


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How to watch Cognizant Classic on TV Friday

Golf Channel will air second-round TV coverage of the 2024 Cognizant Classic at The Palm Beaches from 2-6 p.m. ET on Friday.

How to stream Cognizant Classic online Friday

You can stream the second round of the 2024 Cognizant Classic at The Palm Beaches on Friday via Peacock and ESPN+. Peacock will provide a simulcast of Golf Channel’s TV coverage starting at 2 p.m. ET, and ESPN+ will provide featured group coverage and exclusive early coverage beginning at 6:45 a.m. ET.

2024 Cognizant Classic Round 2 tee times (All times ET)

Tee No. 1

6:45 a.m. – Martin Laird, Christiaan Bezuidenhout, Ben Griffin
6:56 a.m. – Robby Shelton, Taylor Montgomery, David Lipsky
7:07 a.m. – Troy Merritt, Jeff Overton, Zac Blair
7:18 a.m. – Luke List, Lee Hodges, Joel Dahmen
7:29 a.m. – Lucas Glover, Adam Svensson, Gary Woodland
7:40 a.m. – Erik van Rooyen, Nico Echavarria, Adam Schenk
7:51 a.m. – Vincent Norrman, Cameron Champ, Scott Stallings
8:02 a.m. – Alex Noren, Kevin Yu, Carl Yuan
8:13 a.m. – Nate Lashley, Robert Garrigus, Carson Young
8:24 a.m. – Thorbjørn Olesen, Chris Gotterup, David Skinns
8:35 a.m. – Joe Highsmith, Mac Meissner, Chris Crawford
8:46 a.m. – Ben Silverman, Nicholas Lindheim, Braden Shattuck
11:45 a.m. – Ben Martin, Maverick McNealy, Andrew Novak
11:56 a.m. – Ryan Moore, Austin Eckroat, Harry Hall
12:07 p.m. – Alex Smalley, Hayden Buckley, Davis Thompson
12:18 p.m. – Corey Conners, Matt Wallace, Billy Horschel
12:29 p.m. – Matthieu Pavon, Camilo Villegas, Shane Lowry
12:40 p.m. – Jake Knapp, Chris Kirk, Rory McIlroy
12:51 p.m. – Nick Dunlap, Akshay Bhatia, Cameron Young
1:02 p.m. – Michael Kim, Stephan Jaeger, Thomas Detry
1:13 p.m. – Peter Malnati, Bud Cauley, Brandon Wu
1:24 p.m. – Sami Valimaki, Jimmy Stanger, Adrien Dumont de Chassart
1:35 p.m. – Ryo Hisatsune, Jorge Campillo, Max Greyserman
1:46 p.m. – Alexander Björk, Parker Coody, Michael Gligic

Tee No. 10

6:45 a.m. – Greyson Sigg, S.H. Kim, Ryan Fox
6:56 a.m. – Patton Kizzire, Kevin Streelman, Tyson Alexander
7:07 a.m. – Lanto Griffin, Denny McCarthy, Min Woo Lee
7:18 a.m. – Tom Hoge, Brendon Todd, Matt Kuchar
7:29 a.m. – Russell Henley, Daniel Berger, Eric Cole
7:40 a.m. – Sepp Straka, Rickie Fowler, Sungjae Im
7:51 a.m. – Tom Kim, Matt Fitzpatrick, Justin Rose
8:02 a.m. – Aaron Baddeley, Padraig Harrington, Justin Lower
8:13 a.m. – Taylor Pendrith, Joseph Bramlett, Ben Taylor
8:24 a.m. – Paul Barjon, Patrick Fishburn, Fred Biondi
8:35 a.m. – Robert MacIntyre, Pierceson Coody, Norman Xiong
8:46 a.m. – Victor Perez, Alejandro Tosti, Rasmus Højgaard
11:45 a.m. – Byeong Hun An, Callum Tarren, Dylan Wu
11:56 a.m. – Tyler Duncan, Ryan Palmer, Jhonattan Vegas
12:07 p.m. – C.T. Pan, Mark Hubbard, Sam Stevens
12:18 p.m. – K.H. Lee, Chad Ramey, Keith Mitchell
12:29 p.m. – Nick Hardy, Kevin Kisner, J.B. Holmes
12:40 p.m. – J.T. Poston, Francesco Molinari, Brandt Snedeker
12:51 p.m. – Davis Riley, Ryan Brehm, Zach Johnson
1:02 p.m. – Beau Hossler, Sam Ryder, Doug Ghim
1:13 p.m. – Garrick Higgo, Matt NeSmith, Matti Schmid
1:24 p.m. – Chesson Hadley, Justin Suh, Ben Kohles
1:35 p.m. – Chan Kim, Chandler Phillips, Tyler Collet
1:46 p.m. – Jacob Bridgeman, Rico Hoey, Chase Johnson

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