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Justin Just 18 Away From Repeat Win

Justin Leonard is 18 holes away from becoming the first person in nearly 40 years to repeat as champion of the Texas Open.
Leonard shot 3-under-par 68 in the third round to move to 16-under 197 entering the final round at La Cantera Golf Club in San Antonio.
Leonard leads Matt Kuchar by two strokes. The 23-year-old Kuchar fired a 7-under 65 to earn a spot in Sundays final group.
Leonard and Kuchar are both past U.S. Amateur champions, Leonard winning in 1992 and Kuchar in 97.
Carl Paulson is three of the pace after a 68. Marco Dawson (70), Tom Scherrer (67) and J.J. Henry (68) are five back at 11-under.
Dawson aced the 122-yard, par-3 13th, when his tee shot flew right into the hole. However, he followed that with a bogey at the par-5 14th.
Jesper Parnevik made his way to 12-under Saturday, but double bogeyed the par-4 15th and bogeyed the par-4 16th to shoot 71 and finish 54 holes at 9-under.
Leonard started the third round with a three-stroke lead over Dawson and Paulson, and played his first nine holes in even par to remain at 13-under.
The Dallas native picked up steam on the back nine, birdieing Nos. 10, 12 and 14 to jump to 16-under for the tournament. The defending champion completed his round with four straight pars.
'There are a lot of motivating factors, but too many to list,' said Leonard, who at 39th on the money list is trying to get insdie the top 30 and earn a spot in the $5 million Tour Championship.
Kuchars 64 was the low round of the day. The former Georgia Tech star started his day with a birdie at the first and then added three straight on holes 6-8. Kuchar carded three more birdies on the back nine to conclude a bogey-free round.
'Like Tiger says, 'You can only give yourself a chance,' and I've done that,' Kuchar said.
This is the 71st playing of the Texas Open. In its history, only Arnold Palmer (1960-62) and Bill Mehlhorn (1928-29) have successfully defended their titles.
Full-field scores from the Texas Open