It's official --
There was no surprise when the rankings came out on Monday, but there was continued debate about the awkward, slow-moving system that decides the sport's pecking order.
Woods had held on to the top spot despite going winless in the early season and then having back surgery. Scott replaced him without so much as swinging a club this weekend, deciding to skip the
"We've never figured out a better way to do the rankings on that issue,"
The current system calculates data over a two-year rolling period, so players can maintain a high position based on results from previous seasons.