Tournament Name: Shell Houston Open
Tournament Dates: March 25 - 31, 2013
Tournament Location: Redstone Golf Club Tournament Course
Tournament Purse: $6,200,000.00
72 players at 1-under-par 143. Since more than 78 players made the initial cut, a secondary, 54-hole cur will reduce the field to low 70 and ties.
Leaders: First round – D. A. Points shot 8-under-par 64 for a 1-stroke lead over John Rollins and Cameron Tringale. Second round – Steve Wheatcroft shot a second 67 for a 10-under-par 134 and a 1-stroke lead over Jason Kokrak and Points. Third round – Stewart Cink shot 4-under-par 68 and Bill Haas 67 to share the lead at 11-under-par 205, 1-stroke ahead of Ben Cranke, Kokrak, Points and Wheatcroft. Weather: Thursday: Mostly cloudy with a high of 73 degrees. Winds SE 10-20 MPH. Friday: Mostly cloudy with a high of 74 degrees. Winds SE 10-20 MPH. Saturday: Mostly cloudy with an afternoon high of 78 degrees. Winds S 8-15 MPH. Sunday: Mostly cloudy with an afternoon high of 80 degrees. Winds S 8-15 MPH. Play was suspended due to severe thunderstorms at 3:52 PM with 12 players yet to complete their round. Players were back in position at 6:30 PM.