Exclusively on PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+: Live, Four-Feed Coverage of Texas Children’s Houston Open

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Exclusively on PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+: Live, Four-Feed Coverage of Texas Children’s Houston Open

  • Starts tomorrow at 8:15 a.m. ET, continues through Sunday, March 31
  • Marquee, Featured Groups include world No. 1, THE PLAYERS Championship winner Scheffler
  • Also world No. 4 Clark, defending champion Finau, last week’s TOUR winner Malnati, more
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PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+ continues this week with live, four-feed coverage of the Texas Children’s Houston Open at Memorial Park Golf Course in Houston, Texas, exclusively for ESPN+ subscribers.

  • Coverage begins tomorrow at 8:15 a.m. ET, continues through Sunday, March 31
  • Marquee and Featured Groups include the top two players in the FedExCup standings: world No. 1 Scottie Scheffler coming off back-to-back wins at Arnold Palmer Invitational and THE PLAYERS Championship, and Wyndham Clark, the reigning U.S. Open champion and 2024 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am winner, ranked No. 4 in the world.
  • The event field includes players who account for 59 TOUR wins and 7 major championships, as well as three Texas Children’s Houston Open winners, including defending champion Tony Finau.
  • The Texas Children’s Houston Open was last played in fall 2022, returning to a spring event this year as part of the PGA TOUR’s new season schedule format.
  • The Featured Holes feed will cover three par-3’s at Memorial Park: Nos. 2, 9 and 15, as well as the 382-yard par-4 17th, an eagle opportunity that requires an approach shot over water to a peninsular green.
  • ESPN+ Bonus Coverage of other top groups in progress will begin when the initial Marquee Group and Featured Groups complete their rounds.

Thursday, March 28
Main Feed | 8:15 a.m. ET
Featured Holes | 8:30 a.m. ET

Marquee Group | 8:45 a.m. ET

  • Peter Malnati – Won last week’s Valspar Championship, No. 16 in FedExCup standings, two-time TOUR winner
  • Scottie Scheffler – No. 1 world ranking, No. 1 in FedExCup standings, two wins in last two starts (THE PLAYERS Championship, Arnold Palmer Invitational), 2022 Masters champion, eight-time TOUR winner
  • Will Zalatoris – No. 13 in FedExCup standings, TOUR winner (2022 FedEx St. Jude Championship), 2021 PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

  • Wyndham Clark – No. 4 world ranking, No. 2 in FedExCup standings, 2023 U.S. Open champion, 2024 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am winner, three-time TOUR winner
  • Tony Finau – Texas Children’s Houston Open defending champion, six-time TOUR winner
  • Si Woo Kim – Four-time TOUR winner

 Featured Groups | 9 a.m. ET

  • Jake Knapp – No. 12 in FedExCup standings, TOUR winner (2024 Mexico Open at Vidanta)
  • Akshay Bhatia – TOUR winner (2023 Barracuda Championship)
  • Adam Svensson – TOUR Winner (2022 RSM Classic)

 

  • Nick Dunlap – Won the 2024 American Express as an amateur, 2023 U.S. Amateur Champion, 2022 U.S. Junior Amateur Champion
  • Luke List – Two-time TOUR winner
  • H. Lee – Two-time TOUR winner (2022, 2021 THE CJ CUP Byron Nelson)

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

  • Sahith Theegala– No. 5 in FexExCup standings, No. 15 world ranking, TOUR winner (2023 Fortinet Championship), 2020 Haskins Award and Ben Hogan Award winner
  • Jason Day – No. 20 world ranking, No. 18 in FedExCup standings, 12 PGA TOUR victories, 2015 PGA Championship winner
  • Padraig Harrington – Three-time major winner (2008, 2009 Open Championship, 2008 PGA Championship) six-time TOUR winner, 15 wins on DP World Tour

 

  • Mackenzie Hughes – Two-time TOUR Winner (2022 Sanderson Farms Championship, 2016 RSM Classic)
  • Billy Horschel – Seven-time PGA TOUR winner, 2014 FedExCup champion
  • Tom Hoge – No. 14 in FedExCup standings, TOUR winner (2022 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am)

At 4 p.m. ET, coverage will transition to two Featured Group feeds and two Featured Hole streams.

  • Featured Group – Sahith Theegala, Jason Day, Padraig Harrington
  • Featured Group – Wyndham Clark, Tony Finau, Si Woo Kim
  • Featured Hole – No. 9 | Par 3
  • Featured Hole – No. 17 | Par 4

Friday, March 29
Main Feed | 8:15 a.m. ET
Featured Holes | 8:30 a.m. ET

 Marquee Group | 8:45 a.m. ET

  • Wyndham Clark, Tony Finau, Si Woo Kim

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

  • Peter Malnati, Scottie Scheffler, Will Zalatoris

 Featured Groups | 9 a.m. ET

  • Sahith Theegala, Jason Day, Padraig Harrington
  • Mackenzie Hughes, Billy Horschel, Tom Hoge

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

  • Jake Knapp, Akshay Bhatia, Adam Svensson
  • Nick Dunlap, Luke List, K.H. Lee

 At 4 p.m. ET, coverage will transition to two Featured Group feeds and two Featured Hole streams.

  • Featured Group – Jake Knapp, Akshay Bhatia, Adam Svensson
  • Featured Group – Peter Malnati, Scottie Scheffler, Will Zalatoris
  • Featured Hole – No. 9 | Par 3
  • Featured Hole – No. 17 | Par 4

Four-Feed Coverage of the Texas Children’s Houston Open | Exclusively on PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+ 

Day Start Time (ET) Coverage
Thursday,

March 28

8:15 a.m. Main Feed Best action across the tournament field
8 :30a.m. Featured Holes  

Nos. 2, 9, 15 | Par 3

No. 17 | Par 4

 

8:45 a.m. Marquee Group  

Peter Malnati, Scottie Scheffler, Will Zalatoris

 

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

Wyndham Clark, Tony Finau, Si Woo Kim

 

9 a.m. Featured Groups  

Jake Knapp, Akshay Bhatia, Adam Svensson

Nick Dunlap, Luke List, K.H. Lee

 

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

Sahith Theegala, Jason Day, Padraig Harrington

Mackenzie Hughes, Billy Horschel, Tom Hoge

 

4 p.m. Featured Groups Sahith Theegala, Jason Day, Padraig Harrington
Wyndham Clark, Tony Finau, Si Woo Kim
Featured Holes No. 8 | Par 3
No. 17 | Par 4
Friday,

March 29

8:15 a.m. Main Feed Best action across the tournament field
8:30 a.m. Featured Holes  

Nos. 2, 9, 15 | Par 3

No. 17 | Par 4

 

8:45 a.m. Marquee Group  

Wyndham Clark, Tony Finau, Si Woo Kim

 

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

Peter Malnati, Sottie Scheffler, Will Zalatoris

 

9 a.m. Featured Groups  

Sahith Theegala, Jason Day, Padraig Harrington

Mackenzie Hughes, Billy Horschel, Tom Hoge

 

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

Jake Knapp, Akshay Bhatia, Adam Svensson

Nick Dunlap, Luke List, K.H. Lee

 

4 p.m. Featured Groups Jake Knapp, Akshay Bhatia, Adam Svensson
Peter Malnati, Scottie Scheffler, Will Zalatoris
Featured Holes No. 8 | Par 3
No. 17 | Par 4

PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+ will follow a similar schedule Saturday and Sunday when pairings are announced.

The four feeds available on PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+ include:

  • Main Feed – The primary tournament coverage stream, showcasing the best action from across the course, with two dedicated booth announcers, a dedicated walking announcer and coverage drawn from all cameras at the event.
  • Marquee Group – Every shot from each player in the group, with two booth announcers and one walking announcer calling the action.
  • Featured Holes – Exclusive coverage of key par 3 holes and the course’s iconic, signature holes.
  • Featured Groups – Traditional PGA TOUR LIVE coverage following two concurrent featured groups, with two booth announcers and one walking announcer.

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