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Ben Crane shoots a 65 to keep lead at rain-delayed St. Jude Classic
Ben Crane shoots a 65 to keep lead at rain-delayed St. Jude Classic

Ben Crane's back is OK, and his putter couldn't be working much better this week at the St. Jude Classic in Memphis, Tenn. The combination helped him shoot a five-under-par 65 on Friday to open a six-stroke lead in the PGA Tour event before heavy rain delayed play twice and forced the suspension of play for the day. Crane birdied his final hole Thursday night for a 63 and rolled in a 44-foot putt for birdie to start the second round Friday morning. He had a 12-under 128 total at TPC Southwind, matching the winning score in relation to par last year. “I certainly didn't see this coming,” Crane said. “But you know when you're putting well, I...

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