Keegan Bradley had no thoughts of a course record, or the possibility of a 59, after consecutive bogeys in the middle of his opening round at the Byron Nelson Championship.
Until his 136-yard wedge shot on his final hole Thursday in Irving, Texas.
‘‘It was going right at it. [A 59] crossed my mind for a second, and it would be unbelievable if I buried this,’’ Bradley said. ‘‘But I had 3 feet to shoot 60. I was actually very nervous, uncomfortable over it, and thank God I made it.’’
Bradley shot 10-under-par 60, completed by that short birdie at the 428-yard ninth hole, to break the TPC Four Seasons course record and match the best round ever at the Nelson. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.