Slocum's 66 nets McGladrey Classic lead

SEA ISLAND, Ga., Oct. 9 (UPI) -- Heath Slocum fired his third straight 4-under-par 66 Saturday, establishing a one-stroke lead after three rounds of the inaugural McGladrey Classic.

Beckman equals course record at Nelson

IRVING, Texas, May 21 (UPI) -- Cameron Beckman equaled the course record with a 9-under 61 Friday and moved into a share of the lead after 36 holes of the Byron Nelson Championship.

Rain disrupts Byron Nelson tournament

IRVING, Texas, May 20 (UPI) -- Jason Day and Joe Durant both shot a 4-under 66 Thursday and shared the lead when first-round play was halted by darkness at the Byron Nelson Championship.

Durant maintains 2-shot Mayakoba lead

PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Joe Durant maintained a two-shot lead Saturday after three rounds of the Mayakoba Golf Classic at Riviera Maya-Cancun.

Durant cards 2-stroke Mayakoba lead

PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Joe Durant pushed his Mayakoba Golf Classic lead to two strokes Friday, firing a five-under 66 at Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

Durant holds Mayakoba lead after one round

PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico, Feb. 18 (UPI) -- Joe Durant's seven-under 64 Thursday gave him the first-round lead of the Mayakoba Golf Classic at Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

Woods leads Buick Invitational by eight

LA JOLLA, Calif., Jan. 26 (UPI) -- Tiger Woods moved into an eight-shot lead at the Buick Invitational with a 6-under 66 Saturday in his bid for his fourth consecutive win at this tournament.

Five share 1st-round Hope Classic lead

PALM SPRINGS, Calif., Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Joe Durant, Shigeki Maruyama, Mathew Goggin, Omar Uresti and Tim Petrovic shared the first-round lead Wednesday in the Bob Hope Chrysler Classic in California.

Adam Scott wins the Tour Championship

ATLANTA, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- Adam Scott shot 4-under 66 Sunday afternoon to win the PGA Tour Championship in Atlanta, the tour's season finale, by three shots over Jim Furyk.

Scott has 3-shot lead at Tour Championship

ATLANTA, Nov. 4 (UPI) -- Adam Scott posted a 3-under 67 Saturday to take a three-stroke lead after three rounds of the PGA Tour Championship.

Scott, Durant tied in Atlanta

ATLANTA, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- After a 3-under-par 67 Friday, Adam Scott joined Joe Durant at the top of the leader-board after two rounds of the season-ending PGA Tour Championship.

Durant, Goosen are co-leaders in Atlanta

ATLANTA, Nov. 2 (UPI) -- Joe Durant and Retief Goosen share the lead after the first 18 holes at the PGA's season-ending Tour Championship in Atlanta.

Durant wins the Funai Classic

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., Oct. 22 (UPI) -- With a 7-under 65 Sunday, Joe Durant won the PGA's Funai Classic at Lake Buena Vista, Fla., by four shots over Frank Lickliter (62) and Troy Matteson (70).

Matteson in third-round lead at Funai

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Troy Matteson birdied the last hole Saturday for a 7-under 65 and the lead at the Funai Classic in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.

Davis Love wins event in his home state

GREENSBORO, N.C., Oct. 8 (UPI) -- Davis Love III Sunday was a two-shot winner at the PGA's Chrysler Classic golf tournament in Greensboro, N.C., breaking a three-year winless streak.
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Joe Durant
HOU2001042013 - 20 APRIL 2001 - HOUSTON, TEXAS, USA: Joe Durant watches his tee shot during 2nd round action at the Shell Houston Open being played in Houston, Texas on April 20, 2001. Durant shot a 2nd round 3 under par 69 to finish 1 shot back of leader Lee Janzen. mk/jm/Joe Mitchell UPI

Joseph Scott Durant (born April 7, 1964) is an American professional golfer.

Durant was born in Pensacola, Florida. He attended Huntingdon College in Montgomery, Alabama, where he majored in Marketing and graduated in 1987. At Huntingdon, he was a three-time NAIA All-American and medalist at the 1987 NAIA Championship.

Durant turned professional in 1987. He has won four times on the PGA Tour. Durant won the 2001 Bob Hope Chrysler Classic with a score of 324 (-36), setting the tournament record which stands today. He has featured in the top 50 of the Official World Golf Rankings. His best finish in a major is T18 at the 2007 PGA Championship. In 2007 and 2008, he finished No. 129 on the PGA Tour official money list, and began playing some on the Nationwide Tour. By 2009, he was down to No. 131 and lost his PGA Tour card; however, he rebounded in 2010 to finish No. 115 on the money list to earn a spot on the Tour for 2011.

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