Tolliver wins third Tahoe celebrity golf title


STATELINE, Nev. – Billy Joe Tolliver won his third title at the American Century Championship, setting a record with 84 points in the modified Stableford system at the celebrity tournament.

The former NFL quarterback eagled the last hole at Edgewood Tahoe and had two birdies in his final round. He finished 19 points ahead of Dallas Cowboys’ quarterback Tony Romo, Hall of Fame quarterback John Elway, former Atlanta Braves’ pitcher John Smoltz and actor Jack Wagner.

Tolliver won $125,000 for adding to his 1996 and 2005 titles.

Charles Barkley finished last for the fifth straight year.