Scott McCarron eagled the par-5 18th hole Sunday to win the Allianz Championship for his third PGA Champions Tour victory in his last 17 starts.
The 51-year-old McCarron hit a 7-iron shot from 179 yards to 6 feet to set up the eagle, his second of the day after an 80-foot putt on the par-5 seventh. He closed with a 5-under 67 for a one-stroke victory over Kenny Perry and Carlos Franco.
"All wins are exciting, but this one, to be able to finish it off the way I did, really something special," McCarron said. "It was a very good day. I stayed very patient."
McCarron finished at 17-under 199 on The Old Course at Broken Sound. He opened with consecutive...