Bjorn ties course record with 63

Updated: August 13, 2005, 10:39 PM ET
By Wayne Drehs | ESPN.com

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. -- Earlier this week, while strolling through the tradition-rich Baltusrol locker room, Thomas Bjorn stumbled upon the record-setting scorecard from Jack Nicklaus' magical round of 63 in the 1980 U.S. Open.

"No matter where you go in the world, there's always a wall with Jack Nicklaus on it," Bjorn quipped.

So on Saturday, as Bjorn stood on the par-5 17th hole needing birdie-birdie to shoot 62 -- the lowest round ever in a major -- he turned to caddie Ken ...

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