Monday, April 23, 2012

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney to play pro-am

Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney and New Jersey Nets star Deron Williams are scheduled to particpate in the Wednesday pro-am prior to the start of the Wells Fargo Championship May 2 at Quail Hollow Club.

Also, former Charlotte sports radio personality Gary Williams, now with The Golf Channel, and his 'Morning Drive' colleague Holly Sonders will play in the Wednesday pro-am.

NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin is scheduled to play in the Monday pro-am at Quail Hollow.

Among the recent player commitments are Jason Day, No. 16 in the world, and Rickie Fowler, joining Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Lee Westwood and others in the field.

Daily tickets for Friday, Saturday and Sunday are sold out. Weekly badges ($140) are available at or at the tournament kiosk in Southpark Mall.