Watch: Spieth's driving range mishap at Riviera

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After the worst opening round of his PGA Tour career on Thursday at Riviera, Jordan Spieth nearly hit himself with a golf ball Friday morning on the driving range.

Courtesy Fox 11 in Los Angeles, via CBSSports.com, watch as Spieth's ball ricochets off what appears to be a tee marker and flies straight backwards:

WHERE DID IT GO?? After coming off his worst first round EVER on the pro tour yesterday, Jordan Spieth is probably...

Posted by Fox 11 Los Angeles on Friday, February 19, 2016

The shot was hardly indicative of how the rest of the day would go, as Spieth made eight birdies en route to a bounce-back 68 ... but it's pretty funny, anyway.