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April 3 2011

7:37 PM

If Verplank can win today ...

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Scott Verplank last won at the 2007 HP Byron Nelson Championship.

Scott Verplank, 46, still leads by one shot at the turn at the Shell Houston Open. Some interesting facts from what could be his sixth career PGA TOUR win:

Most Years from First Victory to Last:

28 years, 11 months, 20 days, Raymond Floyd (March 17, 1963-March 8, 1992)
28 years, 2 months, 17 days, Sam Snead (January 17, 1937-April 4, 1965)
*25 years, 7 months, 30 days, Scott Verplank (August 4, 1985-April 3, 2011)

*With a win Sunday in the Shell Houston Open

 

Only three players to win on TOUR spanning four different decades:

Sam Snead (January 17, 1937-April 4, 1965)
Raymond Floyd (March 17, 1963-March 8, 1992)
*Scott Verplank (August 4, 1985-April 3, 2011)
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