GREENSBORO, N.C. — Tiger Woods signed up for his first Wyndham Championship knowing that a win would definitively keep his season from ending. He's halfway there.
Woods shot a 5-under 65 on Friday to share the second-round lead with rookie Tom Hoge.
Woods and Hoge were at 11-under 129 at Sedgefield Country Club. Hoge shot a 67.
The sport's biggest name put himself in prime position to contend for his first victory in more than two years, one that would send him into the FedEx Cup playoffs.
Woods followed his best round since 2013 — a first-day 64 — with one almost as good.
He made his big move up the leaderboard on the back nine, with...