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Russell Henley starts busting brackets early

Updated: February 21, 2013, 9:21 PM ET
By Farrell Evans, ESPN.com

MARANA, Ariz. -- When the WGC-Accenture Match Play brackets came out on Sunday night, the Russell Henley-Charl Schwartzel match caught my attention. You had a 23-year-old rookie up against a Masters champion who had won twice and finished in the top-5 in each of his last six starts.

But Henley was a winner, too. He was dominant in the Sony Open for his first PGA Tour start in January. Most importantly, he was an underdog and that made him very dangerous.

On Thursday, Henley ...

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