ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN Sports) – Two new names top the leaderboard after day three of the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill Club & Lodge. Florida Gator assistant golf coach, Billy Horschel, and Talor Gooch are tied for the lead at seven under par.
Viktor Hovland slipped to third place at six under par after finishing three over par today. Scottie Scheffler is in fourth at five under, after finishing four under par this round. Only sixteen golfers finished under par, today.
The tournament ends Sunday, as the field splits a $12 million purse. The winner takes home $2.16 million, 550 FedExCup points, and the prestigious red cardigan sweater. Only 78 of the original 120 golfers made the cut to play, this weekend. Tickets are available online for those who would like to watch the action live in Orlando, though the tournament will also be televised.
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