Woods moves into tie for fourth

Aug. 2, 2003 at 10:05 PM
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GRAND BLANC, Mich., Aug. 2 (UPI) -- Jim Furyk fired a 7-under-par 65 Saturday, moving ahead of Tiger Woods and into the lead after the third round of the $4 million Buick Open.

Furyk began the third round tied for fourth place with Woods, who completed his second round Saturday morning. The U.S. Open champion carded the best round of the day to hurdle a handful of players, including second-round leader Chris DiMarco.

At 17-under 199, Furyk is one shot better than Carl Paulson and four better than Woods, the defending champion of this event.

Paulson also shot 65 and is one stroke in front of Neal Lancaster, who fired a 66. Kenny Perry signed for a 66 and is among a quartet at 14-under 202.

Woods had a 3-under 69 and is tied with Briny Baird (65) and Woody Austin (68) at 203 as he seeks his fifth title of the year.

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