Articles by Golf Channel Public Relations

Nov 28, 2016 8:50 AM ET
NBC Sports Group in December will showcase golf’s biggest stars – past and present – along with the anticipated return of Tiger Woods, who is expected to make his first professional start in nearly 16 months at this week’s Hero World Challenge (Thursday-Sunday, Dec. 1-4). Read More
Nov 21, 2016 6:00 PM ET
On Tuesday’s finale of Driver vs. Driver presented by Wilson (10 p.m. ET), one of the two finalists – Eric Sillies (Cincinnati, Ohio), or Gavin Wallin (Eagle Mountain, Utah) – will win a life changing grand prize of $500,000 when his driver concept will be named Wilson Staff’s newest driver. Three days later on Black Friday (Nov. 25) the winning driver will officially go on sale at more than 1,000 retail and golf course pro shop stores across the country. Read More
Oct 31, 2016 10:30 AM ET
Casey Danielson (Stanford) and Patrick Martin (Vanderbilt) were each presented with the 2nd annual Tom Cousins Award. Read More
Oct 26, 2016 1:20 PM ET
Eight of the nation’s top-ranked golf programs will convene to compete in the second-annual East Lake Cup presented by Hewlett Packard Enterprise collegiate match play championship, Monday-Wednesday, Oct. 31- Nov. 2 at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta, Ga., airing live on Golf Channel and benefitting the East Lake Foundation. Read More
Oct 25, 2016 1:16 PM ET
In a series that began with 11 finalists taking their first steps towards winning a grand prize of $500,000 and their concept sold as a Wilson Staff Driver, Driver vs. Driver presented by Wilson has narrowed the field down to its final six. Read More
Oct 25, 2016 9:20 AM ET
Golf Channel is giving viewers an opportunity to determine part of its December programming schedule, through an open “crowd-sourcing” invitation to vote on some of golf’s most outstanding tournament moments throughout 2016. Read More
Oct 6, 2016 6:15 PM ET
NBC Sports, NBC Entertainment and Litton Entertainment – the preeminent independent producer of award-winning family programming – announced today a new 30-minute series, Heart of a Champion with Lauren Thompson, sharing the powerful and inspiring stories of successful athletes who exemplify what is really means to be a champion. Read More
Oct 5, 2016 6:15 PM ET
The birthplace of golf will be on display at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, where a strong contingent of European players headline the field, including six of the 12 members of the 2016 European Ryder Cup team. Read More
Oct 1, 2016 8:40 PM ET
With coverage of Ryder Cup Day 1 from 8 a.m. - 6:56 p.m. ET, Golf Channel posted its most-watched Friday telecast in history, since the network was founded by Arnold Palmer more than 21 years ago, averaging 1.3 million viewers per minute and posting a 0.94 U.S. HH rating across the nearly 11 hours of coverage, according to Nielsen Fast Nationals. Read More
Sep 19, 2016 11:01 AM ET
Wilson Golf issued an open call and declared an unprecedented challenge – develop a concept that can be transformed into golf’s next cutting-edge driver – in a first-of-its-kind television series airing on Golf Channel. The reward: a life-changing grand prize of $500,000 and a Wilson Staff driver inspired by their concept hitting retail stores nationwide on Black Friday, Nov. 25, three days after the season finale. Driver vs. Driver presented by Wilson premieres Tuesday, Oct. 4 at 10 p.m. ET. Read More