SEC­OND ROUND AT A GLANCE

Chicago Sun-Times - - SPORTS -

Dates: Through Sun­day. Site: Winged Foot Golf Club, Mamaroneck, New York.

RIS­ING, RIS­ING

At the start of the round, the cut was pro­jected at 3 over. It ended up at 6 over, which brought a group of 14, in­clud­ing Ja­son Day and Rickie

Fowler, back for the week­end.

PHIL WATCH

Phil Mick­el­son’s score of 153 was his high­est 36-hole score in a U.S. Open.

STAT OF THE DAY

Winged Foot played 2.69 shots harder in the sec­ond round than the first, a U.S. Open record for the largest jump in dif­fi­culty be­tween rounds.

SHOT OF THE DAY

Bryson DeCham­beau hit a 9-iron from 170 yards to 12 feet on No. 9 to set up an ea­gle and get to 3 un­der.

QUOTABLE

‘‘It’s al­most like they set it up to ease our way into it and then showed us what it’s sup­posed to re­ally be like.’’ — Pa­trick Reed

ON TV

• Satur­day: 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Ch. 5. • Sun­day: 9 a.m.-11 a.m., Golf; 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Ch. 5.

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