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Today in Golf

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. – Andy Barnes, the ever-present sidekick to this year’s U.S. Open surprise Ricky, isn’t always his brother’s bagman.

Two-and-a-half years ago Craig Kanada chipped in on the final two holes to both capture the Nationwide Tour Championship, and send Ricky Barnes to Q-School once again.

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. – It really is amazing to see how this New York gallery continues to support Phil Mickelson. It's almost as if they've willed him into contention.

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. – Ricky Barnes still has plenty of the wildchild that made him a phenom in 2003, but the gallery wasn't taking any chances.

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. – Northern Ireland's Graeme McDowell just completed his third round at the U.S. Open, he thinks.

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. – Ricky Barnes has pulled his final two tee balls left and has lost three shots to Lucas Glover. It may be Sunday, but the 109th U.S. Open is far from over.

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. – Ricky Barnes’ eagle on the fourth hole of his second round moved him to 11 under and into the U.S. Golf Association record books.

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. – Hey Ricky Barnes, Bob Hope called. He wants his pants back. Seems John Daly didn’t clear out the former funnyman’s closet entirely.

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. – Thank Trevor Murphy if we finish this thing before Tuesday, or July.



No. 882 in the world, No. 3 at the U.S. Open with 16 holes remaining.
The final round of the U.S. Open has been suspended, and not a moment too soon for Ricky Barnes.
Lucas Glover is waiting for the cheers to come his way, especially for a player in the final pairing.
On Monday, Mickelson, Duval and Woods have a real chance to turn New York upside down.
Ian Poulter has been Twittering all week at the U.S. Open, but Sunday might have been the most unusual tweet of them all.
Phil Mickelson believes he can win the 109th U.S. Open. And being only five back, he's got a great chance.
Barnes and Glover are tied after Sunday at the U.S. Open. But now the marathon becomes a sprint.
Jason Enloe won the Fort Smith Classic with a putt for par on the first hole of a playoff Sunday, ending his three-year winless streak on the Nationwide Tour.
Right now its still the Lucas and Ricky show. But it wouldnt take much for it to star Tiger and Phil.
The U.S. Open moved one round closer to a conclusion Sunday afternoon, even if very little was settled on soggy Bethpage Black and the champion would not be decided for at least one more day. Ricky Barnes scratched out an even-par 70 and kept his one-shot lead over Lucas Glover.