HUMBLE (CBS HOUSTON) – Rickie Fowler and Matt Kuchar are the latest commitments for this year’s Shell Houston Open, announced Tournament Director Steve Timms on Tuesday.
Fowler currently ranks 11th in the world. Kuchar is 14th. Kuchar was also the runner-up to Matt Jones in last year’s Shell Houston Open.
The two join a stacked field including #3 Henrik Stenson, #6 Jordan Spieth, #8 Sergio Garcia, and #10 Justin Rose.
This year’s Shell Houston Open will have its festivities during the week of March 30-April 5 at the Golf Club of Houston Tournament Course. Players have until this Friday afternoon to commit to the field.
This will be the fourth Shell Houston Open for Fowler. For Kuchar, this will mark his seventh time playing in the SHO.