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Matt Kuchar's rocky finish opens door in desert at PGA West
Matt Kuchar's rocky finish opens door in desert at PGA West

Wind and rocks did bad things to Matt Kuchar on Saturday, and he wasn't even piloting a sailboat. He was playing golf. Kuchar had held the third-round lead all day in the Humana Challenge in La Quinta. And even though he hadn't built a great deal on the one-shot lead he held after Friday, he was still cruising along nicely at 19 under par after his first five holes on the back nine of the Palmer Private Course at PGA West. What happened from that point on meant that Kuchar would be trailing four players by one shot with 18 holes to play. He bogeyed No. 15, but still led. He parred No. 16. Still OK. Then he stepped to the tee on the par-three 17th and bad things started to...

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