Cochran, Watson withstand weather
CARY, N.C. -- Russ Cochran and Denis Watson shared the first round lead at 6-under 66 on a windy and drizzling Friday at the SAS Championship.
Joey Sindelar, Larry Mize, R.W. Eaks, Dan Forsman, Jim Thorpe and Tom Pernice Jr. were tied one stroke back.
Watson, who has two Top 10 finishes on the Champions Tour this year, matched his best round of 2009.
"It's nice to have a good round and have some fun," the 58-year-old Watson said. "All in all, I was very happy."
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