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Crane holds big lead at water-logged FedEx St. Jude

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Weather continues to wreak havoc on the PGA Tour in Memphis, as storms washed out a significant amount of play for the second day in a row. Here's how things stand through two days at the FedEx St. Jude Classic, where 60 players still have yet to begin the second round:

Leaderboard: Ben Crane (-12), Carl Pettersson (-6 through 17 holes), Jason Bohn (-6 through 16), Davis Love III (-5), Billy Horschel (-5), Peter Malnati (-5, has yet to begin Round 2), Chesson Hadley (-4)

What it means: Crane has built a big lead thanks in large part to a hot putter, but the tournament could still be up for grabs with so many players still on the course for Round 2. When play begins at 8 a.m. ET Saturday, they'll all be looking up at the veteran Crane, though, who is looking to win on the PGA Tour for the first time since 2011.

Round of the day: After an opening 63, Crane picked up right where he left off in carding a 5-under 65 in Round 2. He missed a 7-foot par putt on the 18th hole, but that was both his lone blemish through 36 holes and the only putt he has missed this week inside 15 feet. Crane made his first 32 in a row from inside that distance while amassing a six-shot lead.

Best of the rest: John Daly is playing this week on a sponsor exemption, and after an opening 72 he bounced back Friday, carding a 3-under 67. Daly notched six birdies against three bogeys during the second round, and at 1 under through 36 holes he appears to be a lock to make the cut.

Biggest disappointment: Stuart Appleby's opening 65 included a hole-in-one on No. 8, but the Aussie gave back nearly all of his gains with a 4-over 74 Friday. Appleby bogeyed three of his first nine holes then made a double bogey on No. 12, and after a promising start has now fallen back into the pack.

Main storyline heading into Saturday: The weather remains the biggest question mark in Memphis, with many players still facing 54 holes of golf. Among those who have yet to begin the second round are Dustin Johnson (-2), Phil Mickelson (-3) and Retief Goosen (-4). While Crane appears in good position thus far, a lot could change before he puts the ball on a tee to begin his third round.