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Priority ranking for the 50 newest Korn Ferry Tour graduates

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The biggest winner Monday at the Korn Ferry Tour Championship was Scottie Scheffler.

The former top-ranked junior and college All-American at Texas earned fully-exempt status on the PGA Tour for the 2019-20 season. Scheffler finished No. 1 in combined points between the regular season and three-event Finals, and he also edged another former top-ranked junior and college All-American, South Carolina product Matt NeSmith, as the leading point-getter in the Finals.

As a result, Scheffler will be the only grad next season who is exempt from any reshuffles and will receive an invite into the 2020 Players Championship.

The rest of the 50 Korn Ferry Tour graduates will play out of Category 26 and be subject to reshuffles, though they all figure to receive more starts than usual this fall thanks to a revamped Tour schedule that now features 10 non-WGC fall tournaments, including eight in or in close proximity to the U.S.

Here is a look at the initial priority ranking of Korn Ferry Tour graduates:

Scheffler, Scottie (fully exempt)

Zhang, Xinjun

NeSmith, Matthew

Shelton, Robby

Lewis, Tom

Higgs, Harry

Griffin, Lanto

Hickok, Kramer

Hubbard, Mark

Gómez, Fabián

Brehm, Ryan

Hovland, Viktor

Ventura, Kristoffer

Todd, Brendon

Norlander, Henrik

Hossler, Beau

Blair, Zac

Taylor, Ben

Hoag, Bo

Lahiri, Anirban

Ledesma, Nelson

Gibson, Rhein

Duncan, Tyler

Seiffert, Chase

Hearn, David

Anderson, Mark

Harrington, Scott

Baker, Chris

Gligic, Michael

Streb, Robert

Cappelen, Sebastian

Hoge, Tom

Whaley, Vincent

Percy, Cameron

Campos, Rafael

Lebioda, Hank

Covello, Vince

Oppenheim, Rob

Gellerman, Michael

Davis, Cameron

McNealy, Maverick

Bramlett, Joseph

McCumber, Tyler

Ghim, Doug

Wilkinson, Tim

Werenski, Richy

Trahan, D.J.