How to watch the 2021 AT&T Byron Nelson on Thursday: Round 1 tee times, TV schedule, streaming

Jordan Spieth

Jordan Spieth is coming off a win followed by a T3 at the Masters.

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The final PGA Tour event before the PGA Championship is set to begin on Thursday with the 2021 AT&T Byron Nelson in Texas. Here’s what you need to know to watch the first round.

Previewing AT&T Byron Nelson Round 1

Two of the main characters from the drama that unfolded at Augusta National last month are making a return to action at the Byron Nelson on Thursday: Jordan Spieth and Hideki Matsuyama.

Matsuyama, of course, won the Masters for the first major title of his career. As a result, he took a few weeks off from playing on Tour to go home to Japan and celebrate.

As for Spieth, this week he revealed that he contracted Covid-19 last month, forcing him to quarantine at home and to miss a few weeks of golf in order to recover. But now Spieth is healthy and ready to get back out there, and he has good reason to be optimistic. Before his time away, the three-time major champion won the Valero Texas Open then finished T3 at the Masters.

For Thursday’s opening round at TPC Craig Ranch, Spieth will tee off at 1:33 p.m. ET alongside Scottie Scheffler and Will Zalatoris. Matsuyama will follow in the next group with Jon Rahm and Sung Kang beginning at 1:44 p.m. ET.

Below you will find everything you need to know to watch the opening round of the 2021 AT&T Byron Nelson on TV or online.

How to watch AT&T Byron Nelson Round 1 on TV

Golf Channel will carry the first round of the 2021 AT&T Byron Nelson with three hours of coverage on Thursday from 3:30-6:30 p.m. ET.

How to stream AT&T Byron Nelson Round 1 online

You can stream the first round Golf Channel TV coverage of the 2021 AT&T Byron Nelson on golfchannel.com. Fans can also view Featured Group coverage of the opening round all day Thursday via PGA Tour Live with a subscription.

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2021 AT&T Byron Nelson Round 1 tee times (All times ET)

Tee No. 1

7:50 a.m. – Danny Lee, Ben Martin, Seamus Power
8:01 a.m. – Charl Schwartzel, Vaughn Taylor, Sean O’Hair
8:12 a.m. – James Hahn, Patrick Rodgers, Tom Lewis
8:23 a.m. – Satoshi Kodaira, Brice Garnett, Luke Donald
8:34 a.m. – Martin Trainer, Kevin Tway, Aaron Wise
8:45 a.m. – Andrew Putnam, Russell Knox, Greg Chalmers
8:56 a.m. – Sebastián Muñoz, Troy Merritt, Michael Kim
9:07 a.m. – Hudson Swafford, Ryan Armour, Kevin Stadler
9:18 a.m. – John Senden, D.J. Trahan, Mark Hubbard
9:29 a.m. – Scott Stallings, Shawn Stefani, Bronson Burgoon
9:40 a.m. – Alex Noren, Talor Gooch, Doc Redman
9:51 a.m. – Wes Roach, Ben Taylor, John Lyras
10:02 a.m. – Roger Sloan, Mark Anderson, MJ Daffue
1:00 p.m. – Jonas Blixt, Johnson Wagner, Bo Hoag
1:11 p.m. – Scott Brown, Wyndham Clark, K.H. Lee
1:22 p.m. – Peter Uihlein, Harry Higgs, Erik van Rooyen
1:33 p.m. – Jordan Spieth, Scottie Scheffler, Will Zalatoris
1:44 p.m. – Hideki Matsuyama, Jon Rahm, Sung Kang
1:55 p.m. – Martin Laird, Tyler Duncan, Grayson Murray
2:06 p.m. – Charles Howell III, Jason Day, Patton Kizzire
2:17 p.m. – J.J. Henry, John Huh, Doug Ghim
2:28 p.m. – Lee Westwood, Jamie Lovemark, Beau Hossler
2:39 p.m. – Hunter Mahan, Jonathan Byrd, Tyler McCumber
2:50 p.m. – Vincent Whaley, Michael Gellerman, Thomas Pieters
3:01 p.m. – Kris Ventura, Ryan Brehm, Shane Pearce
3:12 p.m. – Zack Sucher, Chris Baker, Dylan Meyer

Tee No. 10

7:50 a.m. – Fabián Gómez, Rafa Cabrera Bello, Tom Hoge
8:01 a.m. – K.J. Choi, Sam Ryder, Scott Harrington
8:12 a.m. – Chesson Hadley, Rory Sabbatini, Ryan Blaum
8:23 a.m. – Brooks Koepka, Sergio Garcia, Cameron Champ
8:34 a.m. – Sam Burns, Marc Leishman, Bryson DeChambeau
8:45 a.m. – Harris English, Nate Lashley, Ryan Palmer
8:56 a.m. – Carlos Ortiz, Andrew Landry, Scott Piercy
9:07 a.m. – Keith Mitchell, Brandt Snedeker, Jimmy Walker
9:18 a.m. – Padraig Harrington, Luke List, J.J. Spaun
9:29 a.m. – Jhonattan Vegas, Matt Every, Adam Schenk
9:40 a.m. – Hank Lebioda, Nelson Ledesma, Tyler Strafaci
9:51 a.m. – Rob Oppenheim, Sebastian Cappelen, Cole Hammer
10:02 a.m. – Kramer Hickok, Rafael Campos, Pierceson Coody
1:00 p.m. – Bill Haas, Sepp Straka, Will Gordon
1:11 p.m. – Nick Watney, Josh Teater, Tim Wilkinson
1:22 p.m. – Ricky Barnes, Roberto Castro, Cameron Percy
1:33 p.m. – Si Woo Kim, J.B. Holmes, Matt Fitzpatrick
1:44 p.m. – C.T. Pan, Matt Kuchar, Kevin Chappell
1:55 p.m. – Rickie Fowler, Austin Cook, Pat Perez
2:06 p.m. – Daniel Berger, Ted Potter, Jr., Wesley Bryan
2:17 p.m. – Bo Van Pelt, David Hearn, Xinjun Zhang
2:28 p.m. – Ryan Moore, Brian Stuard, Camilo Villegas
2:39 p.m. – Aaron Baddeley, Anirban Lahiri, Kelly Kraft
2:50 p.m. – Joseph Bramlett, Rhein Gibson, Ryan Lumsden
3:01 p.m. – Kiradech Aphibarnrat, Dominic Bozzelli, Antoine Rozner
3:12 p.m. – Michael Gligic, John Catlin, Tom Lovelady

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