It is winning the Buy.Com Oregon Classic and then going on to earn ones PGA Tour card for the following season.
Cotner played three straight bogey-free rounds en route to winning his first Buy.Com event a year ago; though, he ended the year 42nd on the money list.
Cotner is vying for a repeat at the Shadow Hills Country Club in Junction City, Ore. No player has ever successfully defended a title in tour history.
Darron Stiles tried to accomplish that feat last week in the Tri-Cities Open, but finished tied for 45th.
This weeks purse is $425,000, with $76,500 going to the winner. Play will begin Friday following the national tragedies Tuesday. Eighteen holes will be played Friday and Saturday with a 36-hole windup on Sunday. The pro-am was canceled.
Full field and tee times for the Buy.Com Oregon Classic