Dustin Johnson became the latest top player Wednesday to commit to the Wells Fargo Championship at Charlotte’s Quail Hollow Club. Johnson, a Columbia native who played at Coastal Carolina, is ranked 10th in the world.
The tournament, scheduled for May 1-4, now includes 12 of the world’s top 32 players. Spain’s Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano, who is ranked 41st and a is seven-time winner on the European Tour, and No. 42 Matt Every will also play.
Every recently won the Arnold Palmer Invitational, his first PGA Tour victory. David Scott
• Phil Mickelson announced his intention to play at this week’s Houston Open through a post on his website. He withdrew from last week’s Texas Open after pulling a muscle in his right side.