Charles Schwab Challenge: What to know for the TOUR's final Texas stop

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Following an exciting come-from-behind victory by Justin Thomas at the PGA Championship last week, the TOUR will head to another Perry Maxwell-designed course as they take on Colonial for the Charles Schwab Challenge.

The field will compete for 500 FedEx Cup points and a portion of the $8.4-million prize.

When: May 26-29
Where: Fort Worth, Texas

How to watch

DATE TIME (ET) CHANNEL
Thursday 4-7 p.m. Golf Channel
Friday 4-7 p.m. Golf Channel
Saturday 2-5:30 p.m. Golf Channel
5:30-7 p.m. CBS
Sunday 1-2 p.m. Golf Channel
2-6:30 p.m. CBS

Last year's result

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Jason Kokrak shot a final-round even-par 70 to win his second PGA TOUR title by two strokes over Jordan Spieth last year in Fort Worth. Charley Hoffman, Patton Kizzire, Sebastian Munoz, and Ian Poulter finished in a tie for third, four shots back at 10-under.

Spieth entered the final round as the leader at 15-under but shot a 3-over 73 in the final round to fall to second. Hoffman tied Troy Merritt for the lowest final-round score with a 5-under 65.

Recent winners

2021: Jason Kokrak (-14) over Jordan Spieth
2020: Daniel Berger (-15) in a playoff over Collin Morikawa
2019: Kevin Na (-13) over Tony Finau
2018: Justin Rose (-20) over Brooks Koepka
2017: Kevin Kisner (-10) over Sean O'Hair, Jon Rahm, Jordan Spieth
2016: Jordan Spieth (-17) over Harris English
2015: Chris Kirk (-12) over Jason Bohn, Brandt Snedeker, Jordan Spieth
2014: Adam Scott (-9) in a playoff over Jason Dufner
2013: Boo Weekley (-14) over Matt Kuchar

The field

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Thomas will tee it up again on Thursday in Fort Worth following his second career major win. Alongside the world No. 5 are five other players inside the top 10, including world No. 1 Scottie Scheffler, who missed the cut last week at Southern Hills.

The other four top-10 players in the field this week are Collin Morikawa, Viktor Hovland, Spieth, and Sam Burns.

PGA Championship runner-up Will Zalatoris, who lost to Thomas in a playoff, and 54-hole leader Mito Pereira are both playing as well.

Kokrak will return to defend his title, along with all past winners since 2015.

Featured/marquee groups (all times ET)

Group: Billy Horschel, Sam Burns, Talor Gooch
Thursday - 9:04 a.m. (No. 10 tee)
Friday - 1:34 p.m.

Group: Collin Morikawa, Webb Simpson, Patrick Reed
Thursday - 9:15 a.m. (No. 10 tee)
Friday - 1:45 p.m.

Group: Justin Thomas, Scottie Scheffler, Jason Kokrak
Thursday - 9:26 a.m. (No. 10 tee)
Friday - 1:56 p.m.

Group: Kevin Kisner, Justin Rose, Will Zalatoris
Thursday - 1:34 p.m. (No. 1 tee)
Friday - 9:04 a.m.

Group: Tom Hoge, Mito Pereira, Viktor Hovland
Thursday - 1:45 p.m. (No. 1 tee)
Friday - 9:15 a.m.

Group: Jordan Spieth, Max Homa, Daniel Berger
Thursday - 1:56 p.m. (No. 1 tee)
Friday - 9:26 a.m.

The course

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The tournament will return to Colonial Country Club, a 7,209-yard par-70 course designed by Perry Maxwell and John Bredemus. Maxwell was also behind last week's course, Southern Hills.

The course has previously hosted both the men's and women's U.S. Open and The Players Championship. It's the longest-running event on the TOUR schedule to be held at the same course, having hosted the tournament since 1946.

Betting corner

Scottie Scheffler +1100
Jordan Spieth +1200
Justin Thomas +1200
Collin Morikawa +1600
Viktor Hovland +2000
Will Zalatoris +2000
Max Homa +2800
Sam Burns +2800
Sungjae Im +3300
Abraham Ancer +3500
Daniel Berger +3500
Tommy Fleetwood +3500
Tony Finau +3500
Billy Horschel +4000
Talor Gooch +4000
Webb Simpson +4000
Chris Kirk +4500
Davis Riley +4500
Jason Kokrak +4500
Brian Harman +5000
Gary Woodland +5000
Kevin Na +5000
Mito Pereira +5000
Harold Varner III +5500

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