Love grouped with Ryder Cup players at RSM


ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. – It will be a Ryder Cup reunion on Thursday and Friday at the RSM Classic, where this year’s captain, Davis Love III, will be grouped with Brandt Snedeker and Matt Kuchar for Rounds 1 and 2.

Snedeker and Kuchar were members of Love’s victorious U.S. team at Hazeltine and will tee off on Thursday from the 10th tee on the Plantation Course at 10:10 a.m. ET.

Love, the host of this week’s event, is playing just his second event since having hip surgery in July. He tied for 41st in his first start back two weeks ago in Las Vegas.

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Zach Johnson also played on this year’s U.S. Ryder Cup team and will be grouped with Jim Furyk, one of Love’s assistant captains, and defending champion Kevin Kisner. The threesome tees off on the first hole of the Seaside Course at 11:10 a.m.

Ernie Els is playing the Sea Island Resort event for the first time and will be paired with Vijay Singh and Si Woo Kim (No. 10 on the Seaside Course at 11 a.m.).