Players to Watch - Buick Open


Rocco Mediate - Defending champion, withdrew from last week's event.
Mark Calcavecchia - 3rd in birdies, a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finish in 2001.
Chris DiMarco - 19-of-22 cuts made with 7 top-10's but no wins.
Joe Durant - 2nd in driving accuracy, 6th in money with two wins.
Brad Faxon - Won Sony Open, 6 top-10's, 8th in putting, 6th last week.
Retief Goosen - Won U.S. Open, 37th on money list in only 7 events.
Tom Lehman - 1st in greens in regulation, runner-up here in 1999.
Frank Lickliter - Won Kemper Open for first PGA Tour win, 10th in money.
Phil Mickelson - Two wins, 9 top-5's, 1st in birdies, 2nd in eagles.
Tom Pernice, Jr. - Won last week in Colorado to climb to 34th on money list.
Jeff Sluman - 15th on money list with one win and 7 top-10's.