Huston joins Perry and Price for SAS lead

Oct. 1, 2011 at 8:36 PM

CARY, N.C., Oct. 1 (UPI) -- John Huston, Kenny Perry and Nick Price finished knotted atop the leaderboard Saturday after two rounds of the SAS Championship in North Carolina.

Huston fired a 6-under-par 66 in his third event as a senior tour member, recording seven birdies and a bogey at Prestonwood Country Club to join the other two for the lead at 9-under 135.

Perry, who started the day with a three-shot lead, and Price each recorded 3-under 69s Saturday.

Jeff Sluman (69) finished one shot further back at 8-under 136. Defending champion Russ Cochran (71) held down fifth place at minus-seven.

It was rough day for first-round leader Corey Pavin, who tumbled to 5-under thanks to a 2-over 74.

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