Scott Dunlap tees off on the 13th hole during the final round of the Champions Tour 3M Championships golf tournament on Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015 at TPC Twins Cities in Blaine, Minn.(AP Photo/Andy Clayton King)
Andy Clayton King
July 08, 2016

ENDICOTT, N.Y. (AP) Scott Dunlap shot an 8-under-par 64 on Friday to take the first-round lead at the Dick's Sporting Goods Open.

Dunlap began the round with a bogey at No. 1, then rallied with four birdies in a five-hole span before the turn at En-Joie Golf Club and reeled off five straight birdies to start the back nine. He leads Glen Day, Bart Bryant, and John Riegger, who were tied for second at 66.

Gibby Gilbert III, Kevin Sutherland, Paul Goydos and Joe Durant were another shot back in a tie for fifth.

John Daly, Steve Lowery and Jay Haas were among nine players at 4 under, Frenchman Jean Van de Velde shot 75 in his Champions Tour debut, and Vijay Singh shot 3-under 69.

Defending champion Jeff Maggert had an even-par 72.

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