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Hot finish gets C. Koepka into Wells Fargo field

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AVONDALE, La. – Chase Koepka’s PGA Tour debut will be extended another week.

Chase and big brother Brooks birdied the last three holes and combined to shoot 10-under 62 on Sunday to tie for fifth at the Zurich Classic.

As one of the top 10 players and ties, Chase earned a spot in next week’s Wells Fargo Championship.

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It’s an important start as he tries to earn enough points to qualify for the season-ending Tour Finals.

Chase, who graduated from USF last spring after becoming the program’s all-time wins leader, has status this season on the European Challenge Tour.

He was playing this week on a sponsor exemption.