Brendan Steele Takes 3-Stroke Lead at Texas Open

By: AP
Brendan Steele watches his drive on the 15th tee during the second round of the Texas Open golf tournament, Friday, April 22, 2016, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Brendan Steele watches his drive on the 15th tee during the second round of the Texas Open golf tournament, Friday, April 22, 2016, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Brendan Steele completed an 8-under 64 in the morning and shot a 70 in the second round Friday to take a three-stroke lead in the Texas Open.

The winner five years ago at TPC San Antonio for his lone tour title, Steele had a 10-under 134 total. Play was suspended because of darkness with 13 players left on the course.

Scott Langley, Stuart Appleby and Charley Hoffman were tied for second. Langley shot a 68,

Applebyhad a 70, and Hoffmana 71. Patrick Reed was in the group at 6 under after a 73.

Defending champion Jimmy Walker missed the cut with rounds of 75 and 77. Phil Mickelson also dropped out, shooting 77-71.

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