Key stats on U.S. Open contenders after 54 holes

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After 54 holes at Chambers Bay, Jordan Spieth, Dustin Johnson, Jason Day and Branden Grace are tied for the lead at the U.S. Open. Here's a look at some key stats on the contenders provided by Golf Channel's editorial research unit.

• Jordan Spieth: 71 (+1); first round over par in majors in 2015

• Third career 54-hole lead/share in a major championship

• At 2014 Masters shared (T-2); 2015 Masters (won)

• First reigning Masters champ to hold 54-hole U.S. Open lead since 2006

Phil Mickelson was tied for lead that year (finished T-2)

• Fourth player 25 or younger to hold 54-hole U.S. Open lead in last 40 years

• Each of previous three (Els, Woods, McIlroy) went on to win

• Spieth would be youngest two-time major champion since 1922 (Gene Sarazen)

• Would also be first to win Masters and U.S. Open in the same season since 2002 (Tiger Woods)

• Zero bogeys in last seven holes of round (five in first 11 holes)


• Dustin Johnson: 70 (Even) in third round; did not make a birdie after 12th hole

• Second 54-hole lead/share in a major (2010 U.S. Open, T-8)

• Hit 14/14 fairways in round for first time in pro career

• 15 birdies this week, tied for most in field with Day


• Jason Day: 68 (-2) in Round 3; played last seven holes in 4 under par

• Birdied three of last four holes

• First career 54-hole lead/share in a major championship

• Sixth time inside top 5 through 54 holes in a major (all since 2010)


• Branden Grace: 70 (Even) in third round; did not make a bogey until 9th hole

• First career 54-hole lead/share in a major

• 79.6 percent GIR this week, T-3 in field

• Previous best 54-hole position in major: T-14 in 2009 Open Championship

• Has never finished better than T-18 in major (2013 Masters)