2020 Safeway Open live coverage: How to watch Round 3 on Saturday
We’ve reached the halfway point at the 2020 Safeway Open, the first tournament of the new PGA Tour season, and now the real fun begins with Round 3 on Saturday. Here’s what you need to know to watch the third round.
Previewing Safeway Open Round 3
Phil Mickelson didn’t look good in Round 1 on Thursday (71), but one day made a whole lot of difference. At risk of missing the cut and heading home early on Friday, Mickelson found the game that earned him a win in his Champions Tour debut, putting together a flawless round of five-under 67. That moved Phil to six under for the tournament, well within the cut line, and only nine shots off the lead.
The leader after two rounds is 24-year-old Sam Burns. Burns recorded only one top-10 last season, but he’s on track to match that in the first event of the new one. Burns backed up his opening-round 64 with a seven-under 67 on Friday to take a two-shot lead.
The man in sole possession of second place after 36 holes is Harry Higgs, but it took some fireworks to get him there. Higgs arrived at his final hole of Round 2, the par-5 9th hole a Silverado Resort, in great shape, seven under for the day and 10 under for the tournament. But the best was yet to come. Higgs incredibly holed his 230-yard second shot for a rare albatross, instantly moving him to 13 under, just ahead of a group of players at 12 under.
Below you will find everything you need to watch the third round of the Safeway Open on Saturday.
How to watch Safeway Open Round 3 on TV
Golf Channel will air the action for the third round of the Safeway Open with three hours of coverage from 6-9 p.m. ET on Saturday.
How to stream Safeway Open Round 3 online
You can stream all of Golf Channel’s third round TV coverage of the Safeway Open on golfchannel.com. Fans can also view Featured Group coverage of the third round all day Saturday via PGA Tour Live, though you will need a subscription to access both options.
Safeway Open tee times for Round 3 (ET)
Tee No. 1
11:10 a.m. – Brandon Hagy
11:15 a.m. – Vincent Whaley, Isaiah Salinda
11:25 a.m. – Patrick Rodgers, Rhein Gibson
11:35 a.m. – Luke List, Adam Schenk
11:45 a.m. – C.T. Pan, Kevin Chappell
11:55 a.m. – Doc Redman, Brice Garnett
12:05 p.m. – Branden Grace, Kyle Stanley
12:15 p.m. – Sahith Theegala, Cameron Davis
12:25 p.m. – Joel Dahmen, Joohyung Kim
12:35 p.m. – Austin Cook, Anirban Lahiri
12:45 p.m. – Andy Zhang, Will Gordon
12:55 p.m. – Akshay Bhatia, Michael Gligic
1:05 p.m. – Jamie Lovemark, Beau Hossler
1:15 p.m. – William McGirt, Jhonattan Vegas
1:25 p.m. – Phil Mickelson, J.B. Holmes
1:35 p.m. – Harold Varner III, J.J. Spaun
1:45 p.m. – David Hearn, Ryan Blaum
1:55 p.m. – Andrew Putnam, Jonathan Byrd
2:05 p.m. – Jim Furyk, Kevin Streelman
2:15 p.m. – Chez Reavie, Hudson Swafford
2:25 p.m. – Nelson Ledesma, Charley Hoffman
2:35 p.m. – Emiliano Grillo, Nick Watney
2:45 p.m. – Chesson Hadley, Stewart Cink
2:55 p.m. – Jason Dufner, Mark Anderson
3:05 p.m. – Ben Taylor, Carlos Ortiz
3:15 p.m. – Sepp Straka, Scott Harrington
3:25 p.m. – Xinjun Zhang, MJ Daffue
3:35 p.m. – Bo Hoag, Charl Schwartzel
3:45 p.m. – Lucas Glover, Bud Cauley
3:55 p.m. – Ricky Barnes, Kristoffer Ventura
4:05 p.m. – Si Woo Kim, Tim Wilkinson
4:15 p.m. – Brian Stuard, Brendan Steele
4:25 p.m. – Rob Oppenheim, Tom Hoge
4:35 p.m. – Doug Ghim, Pat Perez
4:45 p.m. – D.J. Trahan, James Hahn
4:55 p.m. – Cameron Percy, Russell Knox
5:05 p.m. – Sam Burns, Harry Higgs