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Matt Kuchar takes the lead with a 64
Matt Kuchar takes the lead with a 64

Veteran Matt Kuchar jumped to the top of the leaderboard Friday after the second round of the Humana Challenge in the desert. Kuchar's eight-under-par 64 at the Nicklaus Private Course at PGA West gave him a 15-under total of 129 and a one-shot lead over first-round leader Michael Putnam. Putnam slipped just a bit with a 67 to go with his opening 63. This was Kuchar's 330th start on the PGA Tour. He has won seven times, including the 2012 Players Championship. He not only played well, but he knew the reality of two days ahead on the courses of the Humana, which yield some of the lowest scores on the tour. "Game feels solid," he said. "I feel like I know where...

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